Tag Archives: Addresses

Updated cybersecurity guidance addresses policies and procedures, insider trading

By Jacquelyn LumbThe SEC has issued new interpretive guidance relating to registrants’ cybersecurity disclosure obligations under the federal securities laws. The guidance updates the interpretive release issued in 2011, elevates it from the staff to the Commission level, and includes … Continue reading

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Summary: European Commission Addresses Judicial Independence in Poland

There is reason to question the independence of the Polish judiciary; over the past two years, Polish legislature has adopted more than 13 laws that arguably place the courts in the control of the ruling political majority. Over the last … Continue reading

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CAFC addresses immoral/scandalous marks in Brunetti; 2(a) bar found unconstitutional

From the opening:Erik Brunetti appeals from the decision of the TrademarkTrial and Appeal Board (“Board”) affirming theexamining attorney’s refusal to register the mark FUCTbecause it comprises immoral or scandalous matter under15 U.S.C. § 1052(a) (“§ 2(a)”). We hold substantial evidencesupports … Continue reading

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New Ruling Addresses Whether Dukes Will Have Far-Reaching Effects Outside Of The Employment Law Context

By Lynn Kappelman and Reema Kapur Case law following in the wake of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes, 131 S. Ct. 2541 (2011), illustrates the twists and turns of how federal district court judges are grappling with the task of … Continue reading

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BNA INSIGHTS: IP Addresses for IP Attorneys: A Primer on Emerging Issues

By Julia Anne Matheson and Michael R. Justus, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, Washington, D.C. IP attorneys: meet IP address ownership, the next-generation property dispute. Every device that connects to the internet, from laptops to smart phones, is assigned … Continue reading

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