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Criminal Subpoenas for Online Data

The amount of electronically stored information (ESI) in the digital universe is staggering and increasing exponentially. Much of this data is personal. According to IBM, every day, people globally send 294 billion e-mails, publish 230 million Tweets, ... [Published Corporate Counsel - 6 hours ago]
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At Chamber Legal Summit, Christie Talks Up Tort Reform

Chris ChristieNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday railing against what he said is a "cottage industry" of class action lawsuits targeting businesses, calling on President Barack Obama to help enact tort reform.Delivering ... [Published Corporate Counsel - 6 hours ago]
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Catholic Bishops Press EU on Conflict Minerals

Some 70 Catholic bishops from around the world and a global Catholic development agency are urging the European Union to make proposed rules for so-called conflict minerals binding on companies, rather than seeking voluntary compliance.“Companies are ... [Published Corporate Counsel - 6 hours ago]
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Corruption's Connection to Global Security

.The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace has released a new report on corruption and the related threat to international security, which centers on the idea that private companies—along with policymakers—aren’t doing enough research before investing ... [Published Corporate Counsel - 6 hours ago]
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Regulation Lagging for Cloud-Based Government Data

It seems that government-based auditors and general counsel may have their heads in the clouds, at least with respect to accessing data that’s stored there, according to Sandra Jontz in Insurance News Net . She says the U.S. government’s rush to adopt ... [Published Corporate Counsel - 9 hours ago]
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What to Do When the Chinese Government Comes Knocking

Sorry to wake you, but we've got trouble in Shenzhen—the police have detained our senior sales manager. No corporate counsel wants to receive such a call. For U.S. companies conducting business in China, however, conversations like this have become increasingly ... [Published Corporate Counsel - 9 hours ago]
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A Fine Line Between Misstatement and Fraud

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has clarified when a corporation will be deemed to knowingly have made misstatements, according to Lawrence Ritchie and Eric Morgan of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt . The court recently dismissed a securities ... [Published Corporate Counsel - 9 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

New GC In Tune at Pandora Legal Department

Pandora Internet Radio has a new in-house channel for Steve Bené, the company’s new general counsel and member of its executive leadership team. Bené will oversee all the company’s legal operations and matters, including corporate governance, securities, ... [Published Corporate Counsel - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

The Scope of the ADA's Special Products Exception

Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act, 42 U.S.C. §§ 12181-12189 (ADA or Title III) prohibits retailers and other businesses that transact business with the public from "discriminating" against individuals with disabilities. The statute is broadly ... [Published Corporate Counsel - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Broadcast Group Names Insider for Fall Legal Lineup

The National Association of Broadcasters has tapped Rick Kaplan, a senior executive at the Washington, D.C.-based organization, to anchor its legal department after NAB general counsel Jane Mago announced her retirement last week .Kaplan serves as NAB's ... [Published Corporate Counsel - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Social Media and IP: The Good, the Bad and Avoiding the Ugly

The advent of social media changed the world as we knew it. The number of social media sites and engaged users continues to grow exponentially. Hundreds of social media sites now exist that cover a wide variety of uses, from general social media (Facebook), ... [Published Corporate Counsel - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

A Flag in the Left Coast

In april the U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced that it was launching the Center for Advanced Technology and Innovation "to better meet the needs of its tech members." David Chavern, the chamber's then-vice president and chief operating officer, was named ... [Published Corporate Counsel - Oct 20 2014]

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"The settlement proposal is like a ransom note," Donohue said. "You comply or someone dies. In this case, your company, along with your jobs, are at stake."
“In a range of countries around the globe, corruption is the system,” states the report, "Corruption: The Unrecognized Threat to International Security,” adding that “Governments have been repurposed to serve an objective that has little to do with public administration: the personal enrichment of ruling networks.” Not only do such practices cause social unrest and insurgency, they facilitate organized crime, terrorism and acute economic disruptions, according to the report."
...case, the district court held that it could not "deny the ADA claim wholesale," because it remained to be determined whether and to what extent "Redbox Retail normally takes special orders for DVDs and whether such goods can be obtained from its suppliers … ." Id . at *15
Kaplan wrote in a blog post that "broadcasters are effectively left with an auction that benefits everyone else while harming only them." He said he hopes that the auction can proceed as scheduled in 2015 with NAB's concerns addressed

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Catholic Bishops Press EU on Conflict Minerals [Published Corporate Counsel - 6 hours ago]
A Fine Line Between Misstatement and Fraud [Published Corporate Counsel - 9 hours ago]
What to Do When the Chinese Government Comes Kn... [Published Corporate Counsel - 9 hours ago]
Regulation Lagging for Cloud-Based Government Data [Published Corporate Counsel - 9 hours ago]
The Scope of the ADA's Special Products Exception [Published Corporate Counsel - Oct 21 2014]
Broadcast Group Names Insider for Fall Legal Li... [Published Corporate Counsel - Oct 20 2014]
New GC In Tune at Pandora Legal Department [Published Corporate Counsel - Oct 20 2014]
Social Media and IP: The Good, the Bad and Avoi... [Published Corporate Counsel - Oct 20 2014]
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