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JUNE 2017
 
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IN THIS ISSUE
 
Webinar Recording Available: Capital Formation and New SEC Rule Making
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Save the Date: 50th Annual Securities Regulation Seminar
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Enhance Your Practice
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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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