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  • California Mandates Gender Diversity on Public Company Boards
    California has become the first state in the nation to require public companies to put female directors on their boards. On September 30, 2018, Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill mandating that by the end of 2019 certain publicly traded companies with headquarters in the state appoint at least one woman to ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris on Capital MarketsPublished on Thursday, October 4th, 2018By Darrick M. Mix
  • FDA Estimates for Formal Meetings Show Continued Growth of Biosimilars in the United States
    Among the key aspects in the development of a biosimilar product for the U.S. market is taking advantage of formal meetings with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to gain insight on moving a clinical development program for a proposed biosimilar product forward. Tracking meeting requests is also one way ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Life Sciences LawPublished on Thursday, October 4th, 2018By DuaneMorris3
  • Duane Morris Partners Named Cannabis Law Trailblazers
    Duane Morris partners Seth A. Goldberg, Christiane Schuman Campbell and David N. Feldman on being named Cannabis Law Trailblazers by National Law Journal. The inaugural list honors individuals “who are involved in all areas of cannabis law from helping regulate the marketing to providing licensing to new companies.” Duane Morris is one of only three Am Law 100 ... read more
    Posted to Cannabis IndustryPublished on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018By DuaneMorris3
  • “Cannabis 108” Webinar Replay Available
    A video replay of the webinar “Hot Topics for Healthcare Facilities and the Utilization of Medical Cannabis” is available to view. ... read more
    Posted to Cannabis IndustryPublished on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018By DuaneMorris3
  • David Feldman Interview at Cannabrunch 2018
    Duane Morris partner David N. Feldman, of the New York office, was interviewed by the Cannabis Financial Network Media Group discussing the firm’s cannabis practice at Kahner Global’s 2018 Cannabrunch, held during the 4th Annual Cannabis Private Investment Summit hosted by the New York office on September 13. ... read more
    Posted to Cannabis IndustryPublished on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018By DuaneMorris3
  • Documentary Film Expensive for Hospitals
    Three teaching hospitals allowed a documentary to be filmed at their hospitals to provide viewers with information regarding the care that academic medical centers deliver. Despite the fact that the hospitals received no patient complaints regarding the filming, and the hospitals took steps to avoid violating HIPAA by having the ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris Health LawPublished on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018By Patricia S. Hofstra
  • Anwalt in Vietnam Dr. Oliver Massmann – ERNEUERBARE ENERGIEN – Die erstaunliche Entwicklung – Was Sie wissen müssen:
    In den letzten Jahren hat Vietnam im Durchschnitt eine der weltweit schnellsten Wachstumsraten erreicht von mehr als 6% p.a. Ein solches Wachstum hat das Land von einer der ärmsten der Welt in ein Land mit mittlerem Einkommen verwandelt. Vietnam hat seit langem die wichtige Rolle der erneuerbaren Energien erkannt (Solarenergie), ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris VietnamPublished on Monday, October 1st, 2018By Oliver Massmann
  • Seventh Circuit Rejects Horseback-Riding Injury Claims on Equine Immunity Grounds
    by John M. Simpson. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently decided two consolidated appeals affirming the rejection of personal injury claims by two individuals injured while riding horseback in Wisconsin.  Both plaintiff’s claims were barred by the Wisconsin “equine immunity” statute.  Wis. Stat. § 895.481(2).  Dilley v. Holiday Acres Properties, Inc., Nos. 17-2485 ... read more
    Posted to Animal Law DevelopmentsPublished on Friday, September 28th, 2018By John M. Simpson
  • Biotech Venture Between U.S. and Cuba to Develop New Cancer Treatments
    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo recently announced the formation of the first-ever biotech venture between the U.S. and Cuba. Buffalo-based Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center and Havana-based Centro de Inmunología Molecular (CIM) formed Innovative Immunotherapy Alliance S.A. to develop pioneering immunotherapies not widely studied or available outside of Cuba. The joint ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris on Puerto Rico, Cuba and the CaribbeanPublished on Friday, September 28th, 2018By Jose A. Aquino
  • U.S. Seeks to Thwart Foreign Cyber Adversaries
    Concerns about foreign hackers have been heightened since the 2016 presidential election, given that various U.S. intelligence agencies reported foreign Internet efforts to influence that election. And with mid-term Congressional elections coming up, those concerns have not abated.  Meanwhile, the personal Gmail accounts of some U.S. Senators and Senate staff recently ... read more
    Posted to Duane Morris TechLawPublished on Tuesday, September 25th, 2018By Eric J. Sinrod