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    Yahoo Tells 9th Circ. SEC Order Blocks Derivative Suit

    Yahoo Inc. shouldn’t have to face a shareholder derivative suit alleging that it failed to register as an investment company once its Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. stake outweighed its internet business, it told the Ninth Circuit on Friday, saying...

    BREAKING: Paris Wins Race To House EU Banking Watchdog After Brexit

    The European Union decided Monday that Paris would be the new home of the European Banking Authority as the U.K.'s decision to leave the bloc forces the financial services regulator to relocate from its base on London's Canary Wharf. ...read more

    Marvell Inks $6B Deal For Chipmaker Cavium

    Marvell Technology Group Ltd. said Monday it will nab fellow chipmaker Cavium Inc. in a $6 billion deal, marking the latest proposed tie-up in the semiconductor space as a wave of consolidation continues through the industry. ...read more

    Marvell Inks $6B Deal For Chipmaker Cavium

    Marvell Technology Group Ltd. said Monday it will nab fellow chipmaker Cavium Inc. in a $6 billion deal, marking the latest proposed tie-up in the semiconductor space as a wave of consolidation continues through the industry. ...read more

    Defining 'Sport' In The Age Of Competitive Video Gaming

    The International Olympic Committee's recent consideration of esports as a “sporting activity” with a potential path to inclusion in the Olympic Games raises the ire of many traditional athletes. But is physicality required to qualify as a sport?...

    High Transparency May Help SSOs Under Attack By DOJ

    Member-driven standard-setting organizations have traditionally steered clear of antitrust focus despite their inevitable tendency for concerted action. However, new scrutiny espoused by Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim should lead SSOs to change...

    High Transparency May Help SSOs Under Attack By DOJ

    Member-driven standard-setting organizations have traditionally steered clear of antitrust focus despite their inevitable tendency for concerted action. However, new scrutiny espoused by Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim should lead SSOs to change...

    15 Minutes With Credit Karma's General Counsel

    Susannah Wright was tapped in June to act as the first general counsel of the personal finance startup Credit Karma. Wright spoke to Law360 to discuss the challenge and opportunity of being the general counsel of a young, disruptive company. ...read more

    15 Minutes With Credit Karma's General Counsel

    Susannah Wright was tapped in June to act as the first general counsel of the personal finance startup Credit Karma. Wright spoke to Law360 to discuss the challenge and opportunity of being the general counsel of a young, disruptive company. ...read more

    Alleged Sandusky Victim Says PSU Duped Him Into Deal

    An alleged victim of convicted sex offender and onetime Pennsylvania State University football coach Jerry Sandusky filed suit in state court on Friday claiming that the school duped him into settling his abuse claims for a fraction of what other alleged...

    Alleged Sandusky Victim Says PSU Duped Him Into Deal

    An alleged victim of convicted sex offender and onetime Pennsylvania State University football coach Jerry Sandusky filed suit in state court on Friday claiming that the school duped him into settling his abuse claims for a fraction of what other alleged...

    Key Takeaways From The ABA Antitrust Fall Forum

    At the American Bar Association's annual Antitrust Fall Forum last week, the theme was “predictability,” and we heard from all three branches of government — from keynote addresses by agency enforcers and legislators, to an entertaining panel with...

    Key Takeaways From The ABA Antitrust Fall Forum

    At the American Bar Association's annual Antitrust Fall Forum last week, the theme was “predictability,” and we heard from all three branches of government — from keynote addresses by agency enforcers and legislators, to an entertaining panel with...

    Alibaba Readies $2.9B Investment In Chinese Grocer Sun Art

    Alibaba will take a HK$22.4 billion ($2.88 billion) stake in Chinese food retailer Sun Art in a partnership with the company’s current backers, as the Chinese internet and e-commerce giant looks to bridge the gap between online and offline shopping...

    Clyde & Co. Expands Into Malaysia With New Partnership

    London-headquartered law firm Clyde & Co. LLP said on Monday that it has joined forces with a Malaysian counterpart to work together on insurance, energy and transportation matters across national borders. ...read more

    Hidden Dangers Of The Fluctuating Workweek Method

    A recently approved multimillion-dollar settlement agreement in Acevedo v. BrightView Landscapes, a hybrid collective/class action covering 27 states, illustrates the limitations of fluctuating workweek plans, and potential pitfalls for employers who...

    Hidden Dangers Of The Fluctuating Workweek Method

    A recently approved multimillion-dollar settlement agreement in Acevedo v. BrightView Landscapes, a hybrid collective/class action covering 27 states, illustrates the limitations of fluctuating workweek plans, and potential pitfalls for employers who...

    Hidden Dangers Of The Fluctuating Workweek Method

    A recently approved multimillion-dollar settlement agreement in Acevedo v. BrightView Landscapes, a hybrid collective/class action covering 27 states, illustrates the limitations of fluctuating workweek plans, and potential pitfalls for employers who...

    The Senate's Tax Reform Bill Faces A 'Byrd Bath'

    Now that the U.S. Senate Finance Committee has voted to advance its tax reform bill, the Senate must find ways to bring its deficit below $1.5 trillion, or see some provisions scrubbed in a procedural "Byrd bath" during budget reconciliation...

    The Senate's Tax Reform Bill Faces A 'Byrd Bath'

    Now that the U.S. Senate Finance Committee has voted to advance its tax reform bill, the Senate must find ways to bring its deficit below $1.5 trillion, or see some provisions scrubbed in a procedural "Byrd bath" during budget reconciliation...

    BREAKING: Neb. Regulators Approve Keystone XL Pipeline Route

    Nebraska utility regulators narrowly approved construction of a portion of the Keystone XL oil pipeline that passes through the Cornhusker State on Monday, removing the last major regulatory hurdle for the controversial project after it was given new...

    BREAKING: Neb. Regulators Approve Keystone XL Pipeline Route

    Nebraska utility regulators narrowly approved construction of a portion of the Keystone XL oil pipeline that passes through the Cornhusker State on Monday, removing the last major regulatory hurdle for the controversial project after it was given new...

    BREAKING: Neb. Regulators Approve Keystone XL Pipeline Route

    Nebraska utility regulators narrowly approved construction of a portion of the Keystone XL oil pipeline that passes through the Cornhusker State on Monday, removing the last major regulatory hurdle for the controversial project after it was given new...

    EU's Barnier Shuts Door On Post-Brexit Passporting For City

    Britain’s banks and insurance firms will lose their right to passport services into the EU “as a legal consequence of Brexit,” the European Union’s lead negotiator said on Monday, as he appeared to dismiss any chance of a special...

    Securitization Rules Partially Eased As EU Council Gives OK

    European lawmakers agreed regulations designed to revitalize the bloc’s stagnant securitization market on Monday, including a last-minute rewrite to clarify rules on the use of self-certified mortgage loans in some debt products after lawyers and...