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  • Cyberwarfare Is Here; Is the U.S. Prepared?
    Practically every aspect of life now takes place in cyberspace in addition to in the traditional world we know. While at first blush that generally may sound like a good thing, warfare now also takes place online as part of real conflicts, and not just in the realm of… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris TechLaw Published on Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 By Eric J. Sinrod
  • Duane Morris Special Counsel Michael E. Clark to Moderate Tweet Chat: Ebola and Legal Issues Raised by Reactions
    Duane Morris special counsel Michael E. Clark will moderate a free Tweet Chat that is being hosted by the ABA Health Law Section on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 12:00 noon EST/11:00 a.m. CST. About the Program The Health Law Section’s second Tweet Chat will be held on Wednesday,… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Health Law Published on Monday, October 27th, 2014 By DuaneMorris3
  • Duane Morris’ Eric Frank Featured in Class of 40 Under 40
    Duane Morris gaming attorney Eric Frank of the firm’s Cherry Hill office was feautured in Global Gaming Business Magazine under the Class of 40 under 40 for 2015 as number 37. The “40 under 40″ list was made by the Global Gaming Business Editorial Advisory Board and the Innovation… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Gaming Law Published on Monday, October 27th, 2014 By DuaneMorris3
  • Get ready, Vietnam’s Restaurants Open To 100% Foreign Ownership!
    How International Dining and Food Chains Can Control Their Businesses In Vietnam By Manfred Otto, Duane Morris Vietnam LLC Now is the time for international chains to position themselves. Beginning in January 2015, Vietnam’s restaurant business is open to 100 percent foreign ownership. Foreign-invested enterprises (“FIE”) may run their… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Vietnam Published on Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 By Manfred Otto
  • Ausländer treffen beim Firmenkauf auf großes Durcheinander
    Trotz des großen internationalen Andrangs steckt der vietnamesische Markt für Fusionen und Übernahmen noch in den Kinderschuhen. Lange schon bemüht sich der Gesetzgeber um moderne Regelungen– insbesondere im Hinblick auf die Gleichberechtigung ausländischer und inländischer Investoren ist ihm das aber noch nicht gelungen. Auch ein besserer rechtlicher Rahmen für… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Vietnam Published on Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 By Oliver Massmann
  • UPDATE: Pennsylvania House Approves Measure to Prohibit Sale of Internet Instant Games by State Lottery
    This entry is an update to a story I previously blogged about here. Yesterday the Pennsylvania House approved an amended bill that would prevent the State Lottery from offering “Internet instant games” without prior approval from the state legislature. The language regarding “Internet instant games” was first added by… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Gaming Law Published on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 By Eric D. Frank
  • No More Bets? Leagues Seek Restraining Order Against NJ Sports Betting
    In light of Monmouth Park’s stated intention to accept sports wagers beginning October 26, today the professional sports leagues filed an application for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction stopping New Jersey from implementing the sports wagering law signed on October 16. The Leagues’ brief accuses New Jersey… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Gaming Law Published on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 By Christopher L. Soriano
  • High-Tech Violations of International Human Rights
    The United Nations was born in the aftermath of the atrocities committed leading up to World War II. The United Nations Charter is plain in its support for the development of international human rights protection. The most fundamental human right is the right not to be killed by another… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris TechLaw Published on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 By Eric J. Sinrod
  • Deja Vu All Over Again – Sports Leagues Sue To Stop NJ Sports Betting
    In the words of well respected sports figure Yogi Berra, “it’s like deja vu all over again.” In the wake of Friday’s enactment of a new sports wagering law in New Jersey, today the NCAA, NBA, NFL, NHL, and MLB filed a Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief against… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Gaming Law Published on Monday, October 20th, 2014 By Christopher L. Soriano
  • Governor Signs Sports Betting Bill; Clarification Motion Withdrawn
    On October 16, 2014, the New Jersey Legislature passed Senate Bill 2460, which changed the legal framework for sports betting in New Jersey. Today, Governor Christie signed that legislation into law. Immediately thereafter, the Attorney General’s office withdrew the State’s application for clarification of the currently existing injunction prohibiting… ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Gaming Law Published on Friday, October 17th, 2014 By Christopher L. Soriano