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Cybersecurity for Securities Firms: Batten Down the Hatches and Get Your Shark Cage Ready Because "Only the Paranoid Survive" (July 2, 2015)
Law360
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water and have a quiet summer, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Commissioner Luis Aguilar hoisted the warning flags. At the end of June, he ...
The Art of the Opening Statement: Find your Inner Storyteller (July 1, 2015)
InsideCounsel
In their article for InsideCounsel, Partners Lewis Wiener and Ronald Zdrojeski offer practical guidance while planning an opening statement that will assist the lawyer in delivering a statement that ...
Validus Result Affirmed on Narrower Grounds (July 2015)
Captive Insurance Company Reports
On May 26, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit rejected the Internal Revenue Service’s cascading interpretation of the federal excise tax and affirmed the decision of ...
Deadline Imminent for Response to Commerce Department Survey (June 26, 2015)
Captive.com
In their article for captive.com, Sutherland attorneys P. Bruce Wright, M. Kristan Rizzolo and Saren Goldner discuss a new reporting requirement being imposed by the Bureau of Economic Analysis of ...
Regulation of Europe-Bound U.S. Wood Pellets (June 22, 2015)
Biomass Magazine
Across Europe, sustainable energy policies have been driving massive demand for a new energy commodity. Europe has found this new commodity in the manufacture and production of wood pellets, which ...
Navigating Data Loss at Trial (June 16, 2015)
InsideCounsel
In his article for InsideCounsel, Partner in Charge of Sutherland’s New York Office Robert Owen suggests themes, surveys and strategies, and highlights decision points for dealing with data loss—no ...
A Year of Performance Claims  –  A Reminder to Owners to Check Their Performance Warranties (June 2015)
Performance issues are a consistent presence in the relationship between an Owner and Charterer. 2014 saw three reported decisions in London arbitration: LMLN 1/14  (27 Jan 14); LMLN 12/14  (29 May ...
Modular Construction and the Law (May/June 2015)
Construction Today
Modular construction—the assembly of prefabricated modules into a final structure—has been employed in the U.S. since the early 1900s. Lately, however, the interest in going modular has increased due ...
Price Optimization: Regulators Struggling with Big Data (June 8, 2015)
Law360
“Price optimization,” an emerging practice that uses big data, predictive modeling and data analytics in pricing insurance products, especially personal lines property and casualty insurance, ...
Brief of Amicus Curiae Lawyers For Civil Justice in Support of Appellants (June 2015)
Bob Owen was engaged by the Lawyers for Civil Justice (www.lfcj.com) – a consortium of major corporations and law firms – to write an amicus brief on its behalf for the appeal in the In re Actos ...
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