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Second Round of Tax Reform Might Address Retirement Accounts

TaxNotes reported today (subscription required) that lawmakers are considering a comprehensive rewrite of retirement tax incentives as part of tax reform phase two, thought to begin this summer. According to the article, House Ways and Means Committee Chair Kevin Brady … Continue reading

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Second Circuit rejects falsity by necessary implication claim for UL certification

Board-Tech Electronic Co. v. Eaton Corporation, Cooper Wiring Devices, Inc., — Fed.Appx. —-, 2018 WL 2901336, No. 17-3829-cv (2d Cir. Jun. 11, 2018)Board-Tech and Eaton compete in the market for decorative light switches. Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is an independent entity … Continue reading

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CHANGE OF DATE:  Second Annual Equality Law Scholars’ Forum

CHANGE OF DATE: The Second Annual Equality Law Scholars’ Forum will be held at UC Davis Law School on Friday, November 16 – Saturday, November 17 Note: This is a change from the earlier announced November 9-10 date. The date… … Continue reading

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Despite Second Shot at Ascertainability Post-Petrobras, Renewed Motion to Certify Falls Flat on Predominance Grounds

Royal Park, an investment company, recently suffered its second defeat in its attempt to certify a class action against Deutsche Bank regarding bond-like instruments collateralized by mortgages held in trusts entitling instrument-holders to the mortgages’ cash flow for various contractual … Continue reading

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Closely Watched Johnson & Johnson Talc Powder Trial Enters Second Week

CVN screenshot of plaintiff attorney Chris Swett delivering his opening statement Darlington – A high-stakes trial over the dangers of asbestos supposedly present in Johnson & Johnson’s talc powder products began its second week in South Carolina state court on … Continue reading

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