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- Blog: Antitrust UpdateEleventh Circuit Reinstates Auto Body Shops’ Antitrust Claims Against InsurersPosted on September 15, 2017 by Jamison Davies, Melissa R. GinsbergIn a 2-1 decision issued on September 7, 2017, the Eleventh Circuit reversed a district court decision dismissing antirust claims brought by auto body shops against a group of car insurance companies in the In re Auto Body Shop Antitrust Litigation. In this MDL, the auto body shop plaintiffs alleged that the defendant car insurance [...]
- Blog: MMM Tech Law & Business ReportSE Tech Podcast Ep. 43 – Eynat Guez with Papaya GlobalPosted on September 15, 2017 by AdminWe speak with Eynat Guez from Papaya Global, a SaaS platform that connects corporate clients with global suppliers through technology and automated processes, and eliminates the need for global MSP’s and aggregator. Papaya Global is headquartered in Tel Aviv. http:// www.papayaglobal.com/
- Blog: Broker-Dealer Law CornerI Want HIS Lawyer!Posted on September 5, 2017 by Alan WolperA little over a year ago, the SEC announced a stunning settlement with Merrill Lynch regarding its violation of SEC Rule 15c3-3, commonly known as the “Customer Protection Rule.” This is an important rule whose name gives away its purpose: it is designed to ensure that if a broker-dealer ever fails, customer assets can be...… Continue Reading
- Blog: TSMP ForefrontComing for lawyers soon: digital disruptionPosted on September 4, 2017 by After banking, retail, transport and hospitality, legal profession could be the next area of disruption, which law firms will have to embrace to survive it WINTER IS COMING
- Blog: Global Capital Markets LitigationRBS Settles RMBS Claims in FHFA SettlementPosted on July 25, 2017 by Meg SlachetkaOn July 12, 2017, the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and the Federal Housing Finance Agency (“FHFA”) announced an agreement to settle claims arising out of RBS’s sale of allegedly faulty residential mortgage-backed securities (“RMBS”). RBS will pay $5.5 billion to settle the claims. The FHFA, as conservator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, filed...… Continue Reading
- Blog: Minter Ellison Technology, Media and IP BlogCanada's Supreme Court decision against Google has far reaching implicationsPosted on July 23, 2017 by On 28 June 2017 Canada's Supreme Court upheld a decision ordering Google to remove links to websites unlawfully selling the intellectual property of another company. The Judges (7-2) in Google Inc. v. Equustek Solutions Inc maintained that Canadian courts had authority to issue an injunction forcing Google, a non-party to the initial proceedings, to delete search results, not only within Canada but globally. The case The underlying action (commenced in 2011) involved Equustek Solutions Inc (Equustek), a small technology company, launching proceedings against Datalink Technologies Gateways L...