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  • Social Media and Attacks on Traditional, Investigative Journalism
    Once upon a time, we received news in traditional formats from finite media sources by way of newspapers, television, and radio. And the news we received from those sources did not vary tremendously one from another. The news just seemed to be the news. As Walter Cronkite closed on his ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris TechLawPublished on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017By Eric J. Sinrod
  • Changes Are Coming to the SEC Enforcement Division – What Does It All Mean?
    This week reports surfaced that a major shift in the SEC enforcement division had taken place – behind the scenes.  The timing is quite interesting as the agency’s annual seminar and SEC Alumni dinner will occur at the end of the month.  No doubt this will be a topic, among ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris White Collar Criminal LawPublished on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017By Mauro M. Wolfe
  • FTC, FCC Flex Muscles
    Duane Morris partner Joseph Burton was featured in a video on Bank Info Security  on the impact of regulators involved in cybersecurity. The Federal Trade Commission and the Federal Communications Commission are among U.S. regulators now starting to flex their muscles when it comes to enforcing cybersecurity standards, says Burton. ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris TechLawPublished on Friday, February 17th, 2017By DuaneMorris3
  • FTC, FCC Flex Muscles
    Duane Morris partner Joseph Burton was featured in a video on Bank Info Security  on the impact of regulators involved in cybersecurity. The Federal Trade Commission and the Federal Communications Commission are among U.S. regulators now starting to flex their muscles when it comes to enforcing cybersecurity standards, says Burton. ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Banking LawPublished on Friday, February 17th, 2017By DuaneMorris3
  • Trump’s Order on Reducing Regulations Does Not Apply to the SEC
    On January 30, Pres. Trump issued an executive order that for every new regulation proposed, an agency must eliminate two old regulations. The order also requires the net cost of a new regulation to be zero after taking into account cost savings from regulations eliminated. Military and national security regulations ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris on Capital MarketsPublished on Thursday, February 16th, 2017By David N. Feldman
  • Dangers of Data-Mining in California Restaurants: Song-Beverly Credit Card Act
    Data is hugely important in running a successful restaurant today.  Targeted email marketing campaigns can be an invaluable marketing tool.  But trying to collect too much data can land your bistro in hot water.  California has specific laws limiting what data can and cannot be collected – restaurants need to ... read more
    Posted to The Legal DishPublished on Wednesday, February 15th, 2017By Constantine R. Mittendorf
  • LA CAPACITE D’ABSORPTION DES INVESTISSEMENTS DIRECTS A L’ETRANGER (IDE) DU VIETNAM – PERSPECTIVES DE L’ACCORD DE LIBRE-ECHANGE ENTRE L’UNION EUROPEENNE ET LE VIETNAM (ALE UE-VN)
      Le Vietnam a cherché à attirer les IDE en réduisant l’impôt sur les sociétés pour certains secteurs privilégiés, en abaissant le taux normal d’imposition de 25% à 10-20% et en renonçant aux redevances sur les sols pour les entreprises à participation étrangère. Les IDE sont principalement promus pour les ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris VietnamPublished on Wednesday, February 15th, 2017By Oliver Massmann
  • Webinar: The FDIC Loss-Share Program: How to Extract Every Last Dollar
    Duane Morris LLP and FTI Consulting invite you to our webinar, The FDIC Loss-Share Program: How to Extract Every Last Dollar, to be held on Thursday, March 2, 2017  from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Central time. Duane Morris lawyers and FTI Consulting professionals will discuss strategies that can help banks maximize recoveries under ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Banking LawPublished on Tuesday, February 14th, 2017By DuaneMorris3
  • RENOUVELLEMENT, PROROGATION ET REFINANCEMENT : NOUVELLE REGLEMENTATION DU PRET AU VIETNAM
    Il y a quelques années, la Banque d’Etat du Vietnam (« BEV ») a pris l’habitude de célébrer la nouvelle année en tirant une salve de nouvelles règles durant les derniers jours de travail de l’année. Cette année ne fut pas différente, excepté que cette salve s’est prolongée au-delà des vacances du ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris VietnamPublished on Monday, February 13th, 2017By Bach Duong Pham
  • Anwalt in Vietnam Oliver Massmann BANKEN UND FINANZIERUNG AUSBLICK ZUM EU – VIETNAM FREIHANDELSABKOMMEN (EVFTA)
    Das stetige Wachstum Vietnams wird bestätigt durch zahlreiche makroökonomische Daten wie der Anstieg des Bruttoinlandsprodukts um 5,93 Prozent, einen Einkaufsmanagerindex im September 2016 von bis zu 52,9 Punkten und außerdem eine steigende Zahl von ausländischen Direktinvestitionen. Darüber hinaus ist Vietnam in einer privilegierten Situation von kontrollierter Inflation, politischer Stabilität und ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris VietnamPublished on Monday, February 13th, 2017By Oliver Massmann