The Corporate Finance Blog covers choice of entity, corporate governance, employment, federal securities, federal tax, mergers & acquisitions, Section 409A, stock options, venture, and Washington B&O Tax. This blog is published by Davis, Wright, Tremaine LLP.
- Practice Area
- Administrative Law
- Admiralty & Maritime Law
- Advertising Law
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- AmLaw 200 Blogs
- Antitrust Law
- Civil Rights & Privacy Law
- Consumer Law
- Corporate & Commercial Litigation
- Criminal Law
- Divorce & Family Law
- Education Law
- Election Law & Political Commentary
- Electronic Discovery
- Employment & Labor Law
- Environmental Law
- General Counsel Blogs
- Immigration Law
- Insurance Law
- Intellectual Property Law
- International Law
- Judiciary Law
- Media, Entertainment & Sports Law
- Law Firm Management & Legal Marketing
- Personal Injury & Medical Law
- Probate & Estate Planning
- Real Estate & Construction Law
- Tax & Financial Law
- Whistleblower Law
- Workers' Compensation
- Law School
By Andrew J. Lorentz and Richard A. GibbsOn June 28, 2011, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) issued a Supplement to the Authentication in an Internet Banking Environment guidance first issued in Oct. 2005. The FFIEC considered that further guidance was appropriate due...
By Robert F. Stankey and Adam Shoemaker While the European Union’s deadline for implementing new cookie rules has passed, substantial uncertainty remains about what organizations should do to make their online activities compliant. In this advisory we offer six practical tips for dealing with...
By Andrew J. Lorentz, James H. Mann, Bernard L. Russell, and Andrew OwensOn May 25, 2011, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) proposed revisions to its rules on the scope of federal preemption of state laws with respect to national banks.1 The proposed rules implement critical...
By Ron CaiEarlier this week, the Chinese Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security released for public comment its draft Interim Measures for the Participation in Social Insurance of Foreigners Employed in China. The public comment process will close on June 17, 2011. This short deadline...
By Ron Cai and Ariel FuOn Dec. 29, 2010, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), one of the three authorities responsible for enforcing China’s Anti-Monopoly Law (“AML”), issued the Anti-Price Monopoly Regulations (“Price Rules”) and Regulations on...
By John W. Hanley, Jr. addDependent( 'PORTLET_PARAMS_null', 'PORTLET_B03' ); WebOS.Client.registerFieldDependency( "_v52", "PORTLET_B03__description", "description", "description", "Description", [ ] , "<p>Last year we reported in advisories...
By John D. Seiver and Paul GlistYesterday, both the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) took actions that will allow Comcast to create and control a joint venture with NBC Universal, Inc. (NBCU). DOJ announced it would allow the transaction to move forward...
By Steven F. Greenwald and Vidhya PrabhakaranOn Jan. 13, 2011, by a 3-0 vote, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) announced a decision again authorizing the procurement of tradable renewable energy credits (TRECs) by the three largest California investor-owned electric utilities...
FDA Food Safety Modernization Act brings sweeping changes to food processing industry By William L. WeigandOn Jan. 4, President Obama will sign into law a major overhaul of food safety regulation in the...
By LaVerne Woods and Thomas C. SchroederIf there is a unifying theme among the key legal issues of 2010 for nonprofits, it is the importance of good governance practices. The impact of governance is pervasive. It affects an organization’s success in furthering its mission, its exposure to...