Assumes "Hypothetical" Subject
Matter Jurisdiction; Affirms a Strict Rule for Finding Alter Ego Liability for
an Instrumentality of a Non-U.S. Sovereign
By: Louis M. Solomon
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enhanced version of this opinion...
On June 27, 2011, the Supreme Court
of the United States issued opinions in Goodyear Luxembourg Tires v. Brown ,
564 U.S. ___  , [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers / unenhanced version available from lexisONE Free Case Law ] and J. McIntyre
Machinery, Ltd. v. Nicastro...
DOJ and IRS Pair Up to Target Indian Off-Shore Bank Accounts at HSBC
Anyone with an off-shore bank or
brokerage account in India who has not yet reported the account on his or her
tax return has until August 31, 2011 to take advantage of a U.S.
government-sponsored amnesty program...
By John L. Watkins, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP
On June 27, 2011, the United States
Supreme Court issued two decisions that limit the ability of U.S. courts to
assert jurisdiction against foreign manufacturers if their contacts with the
state in which suit is brought are...
By Sanford J. Davis, Mitchell R.
Kops, William Kambas and Theodore Ahlgren
Excerpt: 2011 Emerging Issues 5869
SUMMARY : Malta has emerged as an increasingly
attractive jurisdiction for multinational enterprises. In recent years, Malta
has entered the EU and revised its banking and tax...
TechLaw10 hosts Jonathan Armstrong and Eric Sinrod discuss
legal issues related to information technology.
In this episode, Jonathan and Eric discuss the different approaches to
privacy taken by the U.S. and European governments.
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US intelligence agencies just
reported to Congress that China
and Russia have national policies to steal technology from US companies over
the Internet. The Congressional report was compiled by the Office of the National
Counterintelligence Executive which included this alarming information:
M. McNabb , Marsha
Z. Gerber , Stefan
Reisinger and Mary
On November 21, 2011, the United
States announced three measures designed to enhance sanctions on Iran. The
President issued an Executive Order authorizing the Secretary of State to
impose sanctions on foreign...
Fulbright Briefing Stephen M. McNabb , Marsha Z. Gerber , Stefan Reisinger and Mary Beth Balhoff
On November 21, 2011, the United States announced three measures designed to enhance sanctions on Iran. The President issued an Executive Order authorizing the Secretary of State to impose sanctions on...
By William A. Ruskin |
The Army’s development of clean domestic energy resources strengthens national security and plays an important role in helping it to achieve its primary mission. As the world's largest consumer of energy, the military's recognition of the importance of reducing...