- Blog: Panama - International Business & Financial CenterWhether for Reasons of Good Policy or Personal Revenge, Trump and Republicans Should End Subsidies for the OECDPosted on June 27, 2017 by adegraciaBy Dan Mitchell June 26, 2017 https://danieljmitchell.wordpress.com/ If I was Captain Ahab in a Herman Melville novel, my Moby Dick would be the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. I have spent more than 15 years fighting that Paris-based bureaucracy. Even to the point that the OECD threatened [...]
- Blog: Privacy and Information Security Law BlogRecord Data Breach Settlement in Anthem Class ActionPosted on June 26, 2017 by Hunton & Williams LLPOn June 23, 2017, Anthem Inc., the nation’s second largest health insurer, reached a record 115 million dollar settlement in a class action lawsuit arising out of a 2015 data breach that exposed the personal information of more than 78 million people. Among other things, the settlement creates a pool of funds to provide credit monitoring and reimbursement for out-of-pocket costs for customers. … Continue Reading
- Blog: Real Estate Advisor Law Blog‘Lease’ VegasPosted on June 22, 2017 by Scott KadishI just returned from the National Restaurant Association Financial Officers and Tax Executives Conference in Las Vegas. I participated on a Real Estate Leasing Trends panel with Adam Schwegman, head of the eat/drink department of General Growth Properties and George Galloway of Next Realty Mid-Atlantic, with Ryan Cupersmith of Ernst & Young as our moderator.… Continue Reading
- Blog: MMM Tech Law & Business ReportSE Tech Podcast Ep. 31 – Authentica Solutions with Russell LongPosted on June 20, 2017 by AdminWe speak with Russell Long from Authentica Solutions, a data management service provider in the education space. Authentic Solutions is headquartered in Atlanta, GA. http://www.authenticasolutions.com/
- Blog: Minter Ellison Technology, Media and IP BlogGoogle trade mark survives generic challenge in the USPosted on June 19, 2017 by A United States appeal court has recently found in favour of Google, Inc in a case that sought to argue that the word GOOGLE should lose trade mark protection because it has become generic. The case US trade mark legislation permits the cancellation of a registered trade mark on the ground that the primary significance of the mark to the relevant public is as a generic name for some or all of the goods or services for which it is registered. In other words, if consumers generally understand the term to refer to the type of goods or services, rather than the source of the goods and serv...
- Blog: Biologics BlogHigh Court Interprets The Biosimilars Statute — What Now?Posted on June 15, 2017 by On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its first interpretation of the biosimilars statute, the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act of 2009. The BPCIA, part of Obamacare, introduced an abbreviated pathway for regulatory approval of biosimilars, allowing biosimilars to piggyback on the regulatory data of innovator biologics for their approval. Biosimilars are biologic medicines, [...]