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    JUNE 2017
     
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    IN THIS ISSUE
     
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    Save the Date: 50th Annual Securities Regulation Seminar
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    Law Firm Memos
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    The Business and Corporations Law Section eNews
    is published by the Business and Corporations Law Section

    Editors:
    Theresa Leets
    Department of Business Oversight
    Theresa.Leets@dbo.ca.gov

    Peter M. Menard
    Sheppard Mullin PMenard@sheppardmullin.com


    Business and Corporations Executive Committee Officers:

    Barry Burten, Chair
    James Coupe, Vice Chair/Treasurer
    Candice Choh, Chair Marketing and Membership
    Theresa Leets,  Co-Chair Programming
    Peter M. Menard, Co-Chair Programming
    Katherine Blair,  Secretary

     

    Members:
    Kevin L. Finch
    Arash Khalili

    Corporate Law Departments Section Representative
    Lois M. Jacobs

    Barristers Liaison
    Jason R. Parnell

    Department of Business Oversight Liaison
    Theresa Leets

     

     
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    Upcoming Events
    Webinar Recording Available: Capital Formation and New SEC Rule Making
    Co-sponsored by LACBA

    Replay our recent webinar on capital formation and new SEC rulemaking.
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    Save the Date: 50th Annual Securities Regulation Seminar

    The 50th Annual Securities Regulation Seminar which is sponsored by LACBA’s Business and Corporations Section and the Securities and Exchange Commission, and co-sponsored by the California Department of Business Oversight and FINRA, will be held at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles on Friday, October 20, 2017. Please join us to meet the new leadership of the SEC and hear about their priorities and recent developments in securities and corporate law.

     
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    Enhance Your Practice
     
    Join the Executive Committee of the Business and Corporations Section

    The Executive Committee of the Business and Corporations Section is seeking new members. Membership on the Executive Committee is a terrific forum to network with your fellow corporate law practitioners across the city. Membership on the committee affords unique opportunities to participate in the creation of law in your practice area, to get to know and be known by other practitioners, to work with the recognized leaders in your field, and to stay on the cutting edge of developments and practice techniques. For further information on the Section click here.

    If you are interested, please contact cchoh@gibsondunn.com

     
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    Law Firm Memos
     

    NYSE Withdraws Proposed Rule Allowing Listing Without an IPO
    Morrison & Foerster LLP

    PCAOB Adoption of Enhanced Auditor’s Reporting Model

    Morrison & Foerster LLP

    Standing in the Shoes of a Suspended Corporation under California Law
    Proskauer Rose LLP

    First Department Finds Work-Product Protection Not Waived by Storage of Documents on Company Laptop
    Proskauer Rose LLP

    Encrypting Emails: ABA Issues New Guidance Addressing Security Concerns over Attorney-Client Communications
    Proskauer Rose LLP

    Limiting SEC Disgorgement – Unanimous Supreme Court Draws a Bright Line Five-Year Rule
    Baker & Hostetler LLP

    Multinationals Need to Pay Attention to China's Anti-Corruption Campaign
    Baker & Hostetler LLP

    Proxy Access: Highlights of the 2017 Proxy Season
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

    Potential Impact of Financial CHOICE Act on Corporate Governance and SEC Reporting and Disclosure Requirements
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

    Does the health of the economy depend on getting the role of shareholders right?
    Cooley LLP

    Pay for performance — more style than substance?
    Cooley LLP

    Does the Most Recent Web Accessibility Ruling Impact Your Business?
    K&L Gates LLP

    New California Regulations Further Limit Employers' Ability to Use Criminal History in Making Employment Decisions
    Nossaman LLP

    SCOTUS Overturns California's Extreme Expansion of Personal Jurisdiction for National Corporations
    Jones Day

    Siding with The Slants: Ban on Disparaging Marks Held Unconstitutional
    Jones Day

    No More Tears: Insurance Coverage For The "WannaCry" Ransomware Attack
    Jones Day

    PCAOB Adopts New Auditor Reporting Standard and Other Amendments Relating to the Auditor’s Report
    Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

    The new Conflict Mineral Regulation will apply from January 2021
    K&L Gates LLP

    Shareholder-Approved Award Limits for Non-employee Directors: Legal Update and Actions to Consider
    K&L Gates LLP

     

     

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