Inter-City Express
Friday, April 12, 2024
GUEST COLUMNS

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China's foreign direct investment landscape is evolving and there is a potential for resilience and growth through proactive policy implementation, improving geopolitical relations, and lower interest rates.

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

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IRS Forms 1099 are important tax forms for lawyers and clients, as they report income and allow computer matching of Social Security numbers and dollar amounts paid.

Thursday, April 4, 2024

Jurors may be exposed to disturbing testimony or evidence that can cause secondary trauma. Some courts offer counseling services to help them cope.

Wednesday, April 3, 2024

The Kansas State Young Americans for Freedom sought access to DEI funds, by twice citing an article by Mark B. Baer as a reason to remove DEI fund restrictions.

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Banning TikTok would erode users' confidence in the government, tarnish America's reputation for freedom of expression, and trigger unforeseen repercussions in the global community.
The decision leaves open many questions about the meaning and implementation of Section 3, especially the criteria of "congruence and proportionality" for congressional legislation. The Court will have another opportunity to clarify these issues in the upcoming appeal of U.S. v. Trump, the criminal case against the former president.
ByteDance, the owner of TikTok, has to decide whether to sell the company, risk a government ban, or go public in the face of security concerns and regulatory pressures.

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A recent trade secrets case between Applied Medical Distribution Corporation and its former employee, Stephen Jarrells, highlights the complexities of protecting confidential information in the digital age.

Monday, March 18, 2024

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Health equity initiatives are not only moral imperatives, but also increase precision in health outcomes and mitigate legal risks. Healthcare organizations must embrace inclusive practices that foster a healthcare environment where every individual receives dignified and equitable care.
RON is useful for real estate and business transactions, but not for estate planning, which requires more careful verification of the signer's intent and mental state.
The Supreme Court's decision was unjustified based on the text and the original meaning of the Constitution and undermined the constitutional role of the judiciary to enforce Section 3 of the Fourteenth Amendment.

Wednesday, March 13, 2024


Richard Climan, global head of Hogan Lovells’ Tech M&A practice

NEWS

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Friday, April 12, 2024

The settlement amount was not made public, but Tesla denied the plaintiffs' accusations that it sold a defective vehicle.
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Friday, April 12, 2024

Adverse legal opinions have forced attorneys to change their approach to diversity efforts within law firms and in the advice they give clients.
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Friday, April 12, 2024

The bill was inspired by a long-running California Voting Rights Act case, leading some lawmakers to question the need to reexamine the Act itself.
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Thursday, April 11, 2024

Attendees will learn about aspects of being a lead counsel, including how to speak, dress, interact with non-leading counsel, and transition into the role. The summit also aims to provide connections and role models for other women in intellectual property practice.
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Thursday, April 11, 2024

The case involves a claim that the platforms processed illegal transactions for unlawful gambling, which falls outside of Section 230 protections.
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Thursday, April 11, 2024

Family law attorneys believe Jolie's motion has a chance of being granted, at least in part.
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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

The SEC accused Matthew Panuwat of possessing confidential information about his employer and trading in the securities of Incyte Corp., a closely related company.
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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Several new anti-theft bills are already print, thanks to amendments added during the past week.
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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

The plaintiffs allege that the county applied higher tax rates to their property compared to other property owners.
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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

The bill, AB 1979 aims to address the lack of criminal prosecutions for doxing under existing legislation.
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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Lex Machina's Antitrust Litigation Report, released Thursday, found that the Northern District of California saw the most antitrust cases in the nation.
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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Kraken, a leading cryptocurrency exchange, secured a trial victory in a gender pay discrimination lawsuit. The jury held the plaintiff liable for trade secret theft and breaching his employment agreement.
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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

The U.S. Justice Department Attorney had filed an objection to the diocese's cash management proposals.
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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

The lawsuit was filed in 2021 by Swinerton, alleging breach of contract by the Asian Art Museum for a construction project. Swinerton has since filed counter complaints against seven of its subcontractors, who have also filed cross-complaints.
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Monday, April 8, 2024

An attorney for activists who tried to stop the development told the California Supreme Court Wednesday that a "social noise exemption" should not allow the university to build non-residential projects as part of its long-range development plan.
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Monday, April 8, 2024

Chi Soo Kim is a former federal prosecutor and litigator in private practice.
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Monday, April 8, 2024

The lawsuit alleged that Gametime misled consumers by concealing the true extent of fees charged and lied about being a cheaper alternative to competitors in event ticketing. Gametime denied wrongdoing in its answer to the complaint.
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Friday, April 5, 2024

The plaintiffs argue that Apple's business model, which invites participation but forces developers to pay substantial fees, suppresses innovation through contractual restrictions.
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Friday, April 5, 2024

Attorney General Rob Bonta and Assemblywoman Buffy Wicks have introduced AB 1893, a bill that would make it more difficult for local governments to block low-income housing. The move comes after an appellate court ruling upholding a state law that overrides local density limits on small apartment buildings.
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Friday, April 5, 2024

Under the terms of the deal, Google will rewrite its disclosures to inform users that it collects private browsing data, delete billions of data records, allow incognito mode users to block third-party cookies by default, and delete "private browsing detection bits" that were uncovered by the plaintiffs.
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Friday, April 5, 2024

A coalition of nonprofit organizations, activists, and attorneys in San Francisco accuses California officials of misinformation in a case before the U.S. Supreme Court regarding what cities can do about homeless camps on public property.
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Thursday, April 4, 2024

The diocese cited the need to respond equitably to victims of sexual abuse, but plaintiffs' attorneys are concerned about the loss of accountability and the impact on justice.
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Thursday, April 4, 2024

U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-KY, who had called it a "half-baked guidance that does Washington Democrats' bidding," declared victory.
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Thursday, April 4, 2024

If passed, California would become the first jurisdiction in the U.S. to place limitations on work-related communication outside of regular working hours.
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Wednesday, April 3, 2024

U.S. District Judge Vince G. Chhabria highlighting the fact that Align's cessation of interoperability with competitor devices was linked to an intellectual property dispute the company had with competitor 3Shape.
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Wednesday, April 3, 2024

The dispute stems from the state of California's hiring of the banks as remarketing agents, where they were accused of widespread fraud and collusion in the fees they charge and interest rates they set for variable rate, tax-exempt bonds.
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Tuesday, April 2, 2024

Tesla's attorneys argued that a state case should take place before the federal lawsuit proceeds.
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Tuesday, April 2, 2024

District Attorney Brooke Jenkins attended a protest outside the courthouse and criticized Judge Kay Tsenin's sentencing of a man who stabbed a 94-year-old woman, but the prosecutor denounced threats.
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Tuesday, April 2, 2024

The bill was inspired by a two-decade legal battle over a painting by Impressionist artist Camille Pissarro.
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Monday, April 1, 2024

Many municipalities have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a 9th Circuit rulilng they say hamstrings their ability to police anti-camping ordinances.
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Monday, April 1, 2024

James Dolan, who owns Madison Square Garden, is also accused of trafficing the women to Harvey Weinstein at a Los Angeles hotel.
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Friday, March 29, 2024

A judge denied the bank's motion to dismiss the plaintiffs claim that Silvergate accepted customer deposits into non-FTX accounts controlled by FTX's founder, Sam Bankman-Fried, who was found to have misappropriated the funds.
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Friday, March 29, 2024

A Superior Court judge in San Francisco has granted both sides more time to settle an Instacart delivery drivers' case due to the delay in collecting signatures from many of the plaintiffs.
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Friday, March 29, 2024

Andy Bechtolsheim traded option contracts in the accounts of a close relative and associate after learning that technology company Acacia Communications would be sold.
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Thursday, March 28, 2024

The court clarified that a search doesn't have to be physically intrusive to be compensable as hours worked.
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Thursday, March 28, 2024

The theory involves an investor using confidential information about one company to trade in the securities of another company closely related to the first company. If the jury sides with the SEC, the scope of insider trading regulations may significantly expand.
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Thursday, March 28, 2024

The complaint, filed in federal court in New Jersey, accuses Apple of engaging in monopolistic behavior in contravention of the Sherman Act, such as stifling innovation in app development.
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Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Michelin argued there was no duty to warn because there was no evidence that its tires became unsafe at any age.
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Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Epic Games, the maker of the popular video game Fortnite, has three weeks to file its proposed injunction.
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Wednesday, March 27, 2024

In addition to requesting a $125 flat license fee increase in next year's legislative bar bill, the State Bar Board of Directors has approved a proposal to set fees by practice sector, with some paying 97% more next year.
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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

The lawsuit seeks documentation that could prove the agency's misbehavior and a pattern of rogue behavior.
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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

A lawyer has urged the Commission on Judicial Performance not to remove Lassen County Superior Court Judge Tony R. Mallery from the bench but to allow him to retire on disability.
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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Cities that rely on a single person to hear Building Code violation appeals could be in breach of the law, plaintiffs' attorney says.
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Monday, March 25, 2024

Eumi K. Lee's confirmation, delayed due to the death of U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and opposition from Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee, was approved on strictly partisan lines.
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Monday, March 25, 2024

The leaks were carried out using an encrypted messaging app to journalists from prominent media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal. Apple's attorneys claim.
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Monday, April 8, 2024

"Dealmakers anticipating heightened antitrust scrutiny are paying particularly close attention to reverse break-up fees, covenants to litigate against the government and "drop-dead" dates (and related extension provisions), for example," according to Richard Climan, global head of Hogan Lovells' Tech M&A practice.
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Monday, April 1, 2024

George Triantis has been on faculty at Stanford as a professor of contracts, commercial law and bankruptcy. Franita Tolson, an election law expert, has been interim dean of the USC law school.
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Monday, March 25, 2024

The maker of the popular video game Fortnite filed an antitrust lawsuit four years ago, saying Apple collected exorbitant fees by forcing developers to go through its App Store.