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Upcoming CFTC, FIA Cryptocurrency Meetings

FIA Response to CFTC Allowing Self-certification Bitcoin Futures and Products Last year the CFTC became active establishing its jurisdiction in the cryptocurrency landscape. The Commission released a primer on Virtual Currency and declared Bitcoin is a commodity under the Commodity … Continue reading

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Missouri’s Record Keeping Meeting(s): A Date to Be Determined

In preceding posts, we have outlined recommendations to the Missouri State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors regarding the preneed examination process and record keeping requirements.  While our correspondence was not included on the Board’s December 13th agenda, the Board … Continue reading

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Limit meetings with business partners to 30 minutes

An article packed with sound advice gracefully written cautions in-house lawyers to call meetings with their clients judiciously. Writing in ACC Docket, Nov. 2010 at 82, the authors urge you to have a clear purpose "and not be overly long… … Continue reading

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What is the allure to general counsel of a day packed with short meetings with law firm partners?

A beautiful brochure arrived in my mail from the International Legal Alliance Summit, to be held in Paris on June 23rd. The brochure explains that attendees can choose 30-minute one-to-one meetings with senior partners from distinguished international firms or with… … Continue reading

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Genzyme & Sanofi boards' Sunday meetings

Reuters is reporting that Genzyme and Sanofi's respective boards will be meeting on Sunday. A couple of things: The deal is expected to be priced at $74 in cash, or $19.2 billion, based on Genzyme's outstanding shares of 258.99 million… … Continue reading

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