Tag Archives: Liability

Guest Post: Cybersecurity and D&O Liability: Emerging Concerns under Indian Law

One of the most closely watched issues in the world of D&O is the extent to which cybersecurity-related issues will lead to liability for corporate directors and officers. In the following guest post, Tarun Krishnakumar, a New Delhi attorney qualified … Continue reading

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Liability caps around the world: a global comparison

It is common around the world for representations and warranties in private M&A transactions to survive for an agreed upon period of time after closing. During this survival period, the seller is faced with the risk that the purchaser may … Continue reading

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The Internet of Things, Product Safety, and Product Liability: A Risky Combination

On May 16, 2018, the Consumer Product Safety Commission held a public hearing to receive testimony on the Internet of Things (IoT) and issues related to product safety (IoT Hearing). Thirteen diverse stakeholders presented at the IoT Hearing. Of the … Continue reading

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How Far Does a Landowner’s Liability Go?

Landowners’ duty to maintain their premises in a reasonably safe condition has a pretty far reach, but the California Supreme Court recently curbed it. A landowner’s duty extends to all areas that (1) visitors are expressly or impliedly invited to … Continue reading

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Peikin highlights Enforcement focus on cyber issues, individual liability

By Amy Leisinger, J.D. The SEC’s Division of Enforcement primarily focuses on the most substantial challenges and risks facing investors and markets and how to best use limited resources to effectively address these issues, said Enforcement Co-Director Steven Peikin in … Continue reading

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