China Business Series: Repatriation of Funds out of ChinaJD Supra (press release)
China imposes controls on the inflow and outflow of foreign exchange. Given the involvement of State Administration of Foreign Exchange and various other governmental agencies in the process, repatriating funds from China can be a trap for the unwary.
Redskins Ruling is Consistent with TTAB PrecedentJD Supra (press release)
In Blackhorse v. Pro-Football Inc., the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office once again canceled various registrations for trademarks used by the Washington Redskins football team as being disparaging to Native Americans. While this highly publicized …
CIOs Spur Revenue Generation Through Smart CybersecurityJD Supra (press release)
Today as companies increasingly realize the value of strong cybersecurity, those CIOs who successfully implement an effective cybersecurity system should be viewed as a critical part of the revenue generation effort. An effective CIO who maintains a …
Countering a New Threat from the False Claims ActJD Supra (press release)
For companies in certain business sectors, such as defense contracting and health care, insider-whistleblower lawsuits under the U.S. False Claims Act are a familiar threat. But Pillsbury client Victaulic, the world's leading producer of mechanical …and more »
English Contract Law: Choice of Law and Forum Trumped?JD Supra (press release)
In Fern Computer Consultancy Ltd v Intergraph Cadworx & Analysis Solutions Inc  EWHC 2908 (Ch) (29 August 2014), the English High Court analyzed the arguments for and against non-English forum selection and choice of law terms in commercial ...