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FTC Issues New Marketing Rules for Jewelry Industry

The FTC has amended its Jewelry Guides (formally, the “Guides for the Jewelry, Precious Metals, and Pewter Industries”) which aim to help prevent deception in jewelry marketing by providing clear standards. The Jewelry Guides, like other industry guides published by … Continue reading

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Increased M&A activity predicted as insurance industry evolves

The insurance industry is an evolving landscape. The emergence of new technologies and increased competition has created pressure to innovate while casting doubt on the viability of focusing on strategies emphasizing organic growth. These factors may drive an increase in … Continue reading

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Allegations of "copycatting" in high tech industry plausibly accuse target of patent infringement

Global Tubing LLC v. Tenaris Coiled Tubes LLC, No. 4:17-CV-3299, 2018 WL 3496739 (S.D. Tex. Jul. 20, 2018)The parties compete in the market for coiled tubing products for the oil and gas industry. They and one other company allegedly dominate … Continue reading

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Clarence McGill-Former GWN Securities Broker-Barred From Securities Industry by Regulator-Frisco, TX

Rex Securities Law- Stockbroker Malpractice Attorney. Nationwide representation. July 2018- Frisco, Texas The FINRA records of  Clarence L. McGill ,  a former stock broker who was most recently  employed by GWN Securities ,  disclose that he was recently barred from the securities industry. The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority … Continue reading

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In Statement, Top Federal Prosecutor in Massachusetts Signals Good News for Recreational Marijuana Industry

Our colleague Joseph A. McNelis III has written an excellent article for the In the Weeds blog about a recent statement from the U.S. Attorney in Massachusetts regarding his office’s enforcement priorities surrounding recreational marijuana.  In his statement, U.S. Attorney … Continue reading

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