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Laws of 2018 of particular relevance to public employers and public employees in New York State

Laws of 2018 of particular relevance to public employers and public employees in New York StatePerhaps 2018's must significant legislative action was the amendment of Section 209-a.2 of the Civil Service Law by §4 of Part RRR of Chapter 59 of the Laws … Continue reading

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Italian public enforcement of online copyright infringement: new powers and procedures for AGCOM

Gianluca CampusIntroduction AGCOM is the Italian independent and convergent regulatory authority, established in 1997 by Law no. 249/1997 as the national media regulatory body. On 16th October 2018, AGCOM approved the deliberation no. 490/18/CONS (available here) which introduces some modifications … Continue reading

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CFTC seeks public input on Ether virtual currency

By Lene Powell, J.D.In a new Request for Information, the CFTC is requesting public feedback on the virtual currency Ether and the Ethereum network that produces it. In seeking to understand Ether, one of the top three virtual currencies by … Continue reading

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SEC Enforcement Activity Against Public Companies Surges in FY 2018’s Second Half

In November, when the SEC released its annual enforcement activity report, the report showed that during the fiscal year that ended on September 30, 2018 both the volume of the agency’s enforcement activity and the level of financial recoveries increased … Continue reading

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ARRC Releases Consultations on Fallback Contract Language for Bilateral Business Loans and Securitizations for Public Feedback

  The Alternative Reference Rates Committee (“ARRC“) released consultations on U.S. dollar (“USD“) LIBOR fallback contract language for bilateral business loans and securitizations for public feedback. These consultations outline draft language for new contracts that reference LIBOR so as to … Continue reading

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