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    Investment Firm Riverstone Inks $5.2B Deal For Talen Energy

    Energy-focused investment firm Riverstone on Friday will pay $5.2 billion, including debt, for Talen Energy, the PPL Corp. power generation spinoff it helped to form last year, according to a Friday statement. ...read more

    Investment Firm Riverstone Inks $5.2B Deal For Talen Energy

    Energy-focused investment firm Riverstone on Friday will pay $5.2 billion, including debt, for Talen Energy, the PPL Corp. power generation spinoff it helped to form last year, according to a Friday statement. ...read more

    Investment Firm Riverstone Inks $5.2B Deal For Talen Energy

    Energy-focused investment firm Riverstone on Friday will pay $5.2 billion, including debt, for Talen Energy, the PPL Corp. power generation spinoff it helped to form last year, according to a Friday statement. ...read more

    When Banks Sue Merchants Over Data Breaches

    When payment card information is stolen in a data breach, the cardholders aren't the only ones who sue. Banks, through litigation or contractual self-help, typically assert claims against retailers that far exceed those of the cardholders, say attorneys...

    When Banks Sue Merchants Over Data Breaches

    When payment card information is stolen in a data breach, the cardholders aren't the only ones who sue. Banks, through litigation or contractual self-help, typically assert claims against retailers that far exceed those of the cardholders, say attorneys...

    When Banks Sue Merchants Over Data Breaches

    When payment card information is stolen in a data breach, the cardholders aren't the only ones who sue. Banks, through litigation or contractual self-help, typically assert claims against retailers that far exceed those of the cardholders, say attorneys...

    When Banks Sue Merchants Over Data Breaches

    When payment card information is stolen in a data breach, the cardholders aren't the only ones who sue. Banks, through litigation or contractual self-help, typically assert claims against retailers that far exceed those of the cardholders, say attorneys...

    2nd. Circ. Wrestles With The Meaning Of Halliburton II

    In the almost two years since Halliburton II, federal courts have struggled to answer the myriad practical questions left open by the U.S. Supreme Court opinion, including what sort of showing is required to rebut the Basic presumption of reliance and...

    Why Goldman Sachs Securities Case Is Being Closely Watched

    In the almost two years since Halliburton II, federal courts have struggled to answer the myriad practical questions left open by the U.S. Supreme Court opinion, including what sort of showing is required to rebut the Basic presumption of reliance and...

    NorthStar, Colony Capital Merger Will Create $58B REIT

    NorthStar Asset Management, NorthStar Realty Finance and Colony Capital unveiled a three-way, all-stock merger of equals on Friday, paving the way to create an equity real estate investment trust and investment management platform with a combined $58...

    Negotiating Cybersecurity Protections For Retirement Plans

    Most retirement plan contracts prepared by third-party administrators and vendors for record-keeping and related services do not provide adequate safeguards relating to data security. It is incumbent on plan sponsors to raise the issue and propose appropriate...

    Negotiating Cybersecurity Protections For Retirement Plans

    Most retirement plan contracts prepared by third-party administrators and vendors for record-keeping and related services do not provide adequate safeguards relating to data security. It is incumbent on plan sponsors to raise the issue and propose appropriate...

    When To Rely On Corp. Counsel And When To Retain Your Own

    If you're a board member or otherwise senior-level professional at a firm, you can't hide behind advice given by your firm's general counsel, especially since the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has made naming and shaming one of its...

    When To Rely On Corp. Counsel And When To Retain Your Own

    If you're a board member or otherwise senior-level professional at a firm, you can't hide behind advice given by your firm's general counsel, especially since the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has made naming and shaming one of its...

    An Uncertain Fate For Class Counsel Fees In Calif.

    Based on oral arguments before the California Supreme Court in Laffitte v. Robert Half International, it seems likely that future class counsel fee requests will be subject to greater scrutiny. The court might adopt a singular reform to bring California...

    How Eisai V. Sanofi Will Affect Loyalty Discount Cases

    The Third Circuit recently affirmed a summary judgment finding that Sanofi’s loyalty discounts for its anticoagulant drug Lovenox were not anti-competitive. In doing so, the court distinguished several of its earlier opinions and provided some guidance...

    Problematic Copyright Provisions In TPP

    While many of the Trans-Pacific Partnership's intellectual property provisions are consistent with strong copyright provisions already in place in the U.S., a thorough examination reveals that the TPP's treatment of copyright law is emphatically...

    How Eisai V. Sanofi Will Affect Loyalty Discount Cases

    The Third Circuit recently affirmed a summary judgment finding that Sanofi’s loyalty discounts for its anticoagulant drug Lovenox were not anti-competitive. In doing so, the court distinguished several of its earlier opinions and provided some guidance...

    How Eisai V. Sanofi Will Affect Loyalty Discount Cases

    The Third Circuit recently affirmed a summary judgment finding that Sanofi’s loyalty discounts for its anticoagulant drug Lovenox were not anti-competitive. In doing so, the court distinguished several of its earlier opinions and provided some guidance...

    Problematic Copyright Provisions In TPP

    While many of the Trans-Pacific Partnership's intellectual property provisions are consistent with strong copyright provisions already in place in the U.S., a thorough examination reveals that the TPP's treatment of copyright law is emphatically...

    Problematic Copyright Provisions In TPP

    While many of the Trans-Pacific Partnership's intellectual property provisions are consistent with strong copyright provisions already in place in the U.S., a thorough examination reveals that the TPP's treatment of copyright law is emphatically...

    Problematic Copyright Provisions In TPP

    While many of the Trans-Pacific Partnership's intellectual property provisions are consistent with strong copyright provisions already in place in the U.S., a thorough examination reveals that the TPP's treatment of copyright law is emphatically...

    How Eisai V. Sanofi Will Affect Loyalty Discount Cases

    The Third Circuit recently affirmed a summary judgment finding that Sanofi’s loyalty discounts for its anticoagulant drug Lovenox were not anti-competitive. In doing so, the court distinguished several of its earlier opinions and provided some guidance...

    Philly Skewed Results Of Water Lead Testing, Resident Says

    The city of Philadelphia has been sweeping a citywide lead contamination problem under the rug, placing its residents at increased risk of lead poisoning, a resident said Thursday in a proposed class action in Pennsylvania state court. ...read more

    Irrigation Patent Infringement Siphoned Off $24M, Jury Told

    Water treatment company CH2O told a California jury on Thursday that a competitor and a large-scale greenhouse tomato grower together willfully infringed its patented irrigation water system technology and should hand over $23.7 million in ill-gained...