Publications & Presentations
We encourage you to peruse this Publications & Presentations section for timely analysis and industry insights, including bylined articles, client alerts, white papers, practice and industry newsletters, audio and video broadcasts, featuring interviews with our lawyers, as well as case studies highlighting compelling legal challenges our clients have faced.
Also, please visit our Events page to learn more about upcoming seminars, CLE programs, and other presentations which may be of interest.
EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Overview of Key Points
Authors: Rafi Azim-Khan, Steven P. Farmer
A new data protection framework (the GDPR) has been adopted, significantly changing current EU laws. It will take the form of a Regulation and so will be directly applicable in all EU Member States from 25 May 2018. Once in effect, the current Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC will be repealed.
"Buy American, Hire American"—From Rhetoric to Regulation
Authors: Glenn Sweatt, Nancy A. Fischer, Stephan E. Becker, Matthew R. Rabinowitz
“We will follow two simple rules: buy American and hire American.” While world leaders are pondering what these words from President Trump’s Inaugural Address mean for international trade, a different question looms for U.S. Government contractors—what is on the horizon as far as the Buy American Act and similar protectionist regulations?
California Legislation Introduced to Ban Local Taxation of Streaming Video
Authors: Michael J. Cataldo
On January 31, 2017, California Assembly Bill 252 was introduced by Assembly Member Sebastian Ridley-Thomas to prohibit California cities and counties from subjecting streaming video to tax.
Automated Drug Dispensing
Authors: Gerry Hinkley, Caitlin Bloom Stulberg, Jamin L. Agosti
California regulators have read new limitations into state statute that would bar the exchange of automated drug dispensing system “pockets” by health care facility staff.
Annual EEO Public File Report Deadline for Stations in Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, and Oklahoma
Authors: Lauren Lynch Flick, Scott R. Flick
This Broadcast Station Advisory is directed to radio and television stations in Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, and Oklahoma, and highlights the upcoming deadlines for compliance with the FCC’s EEO Rule.