Category Archives: Business law

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Singapore Launches Voluntary Data Protection Certification

The “Data Protection Trustmark Certification” (DPTM), promulgated by the Singapore Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) is a voluntary enterprise-wide certification for organizations to demonstrate sound and accountable data protection practices. DPTM assessment can only be conducted by an IMDA appointed panel of assessment bodies. The certification will be valid for three years and will need to be renewed thereafter. Controls examined in the certification include: appropriate data protection policies and practices openness regarding practices internal communication and training collection of data for clear and appropriate purposes notification of the purposes of collection obtaining consent on or before collecting data ensuring that the use of the data is for the purpose for which consent has been obtained implementing reasonable security policies and practices implementing personal data retention policies ensuring provision for the withdrawal of consent for….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Levi’s Goes Public, With Jeans on the Trading Floor

Shares of Levi’s rose 33 percent in their first day of trading, giving the 165-year-old company a valuation of roughly $8.6 billion... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Delaware Appraisal Cases Decline

Kevin LaCroix on his widely-respected blog called The D&O Diary, comments on the results of a Cornerstone Research report which found that the number of appraisal actions filed in Delaware courts declined in 2017 and 2018–compared to increases every year from 2010 to 2016. Kevin provides excellent insights and a link to the actual report from Cornerstone Research about this aspect of Delaware corporate litigation.   The post Delaware Appraisal Cases Decline appeared first on Delaware Corporate & Commercial Litigation Blog... To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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ICYMI: #corpgov Midweek Roundup (Mar. 20, 2019)

"where does the evidence leave the prevailing short-term thesis? Far short of the mark, to say the least. It may be an article of faith, but it is not supported by the evidence." https://t.co/3Ljoh9hSwe— Stefan Padfield (@ProfPadfield) March 18, 2019….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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The American Express Opinion, Tech Platforms & the Rule of Reason

Tim Wu, Columbia offers The American Express Opinion, Tech Platforms & the Rule of Reason. ABSTRACT: This paper makes two points. First, it describes the opinion as creating a mirror-image of the "per se" rulings, this time favoring defendants instead….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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