Tag Archives: Companies

Upcoming Event: Emerging Companies HR Boot Camp

This Tuesday, on April 24, 2018, Emily Yukich and I will be hosting a business and HR boot camp for emerging and growing companies.  This practical presentation will emphasize best practices for partnerships and newly formed corporations, with a focus … Continue reading

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CII urges IPO companies to reconsider dual-class structure

By John Filar AtwoodThe Council of Institutional Investors (CII) has written to the boards of Pivotal Software and Vrio, both of which are preparing their IPOs, urging them to reconsider using a dual-class structure as a public company, or alternatively … Continue reading

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FTC Sends Warning Letters to Companies Over Warranty Claims

Earlier this week, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) sent warning letters to six (6) major companies that market and sell automobiles, cellular devices, and video gaming systems. The FTC indicated that it has concerns about the companies’ statements that consumers … Continue reading

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Linkedin – The Skills Companies Need Most in 2018 – And The Courses to Get Them

Linkedin Learning Blog: “Whenever there is change, there is opportunity. With report after report showing the world of work changing faster than ever today, it’s fair to assume there’s more opportunity than ever. The challenge? It isn’t easy to know where … Continue reading

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Another Look at 2017 Securities Litigation Against Life Sciences Companies

As I have previously noted, the elevated number of securities class action lawsuits against life sciences companies was an important factor in the increase of securities lawsuit filings in 2017. The significant volume of securities suits involving life sciences companies … Continue reading

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