Establishing a private fund can be an overwhelming task. Aside from various legal considerations, several areas continue to present a mix of opportunities and challenges for successful fund formation, including digitization and inflation.
How Manufacturers Are Outselling the Competition with More Informed Customer Relationshipslazupardo2023-05-10T01:23:10-04:00
Ransomware Prevention and Response: Safeguarding Your System Beyond the PerimeterJoenel2023-04-19T21:57:10-04:00
Ransomware attacks continue to pose a serious threat to organizations worldwide, cutting across all industries. These attacks, however, are becoming more frequent and complex—a trend that is expected to continue well into 2023 and beyond. As cybercriminals become more innovative in their tactics for extracting ransom payments, businesses remain at high risk of suffering data loss and extortion attempts.
Oil and Gas Restructuring: Practical Tips and Strategies in 2017lazupardo2023-03-06T21:49:10-05:00
Following the dramatic declines in oil and gas prices, the industry has witnessed how exploration and production (E&P) companies greatly relied on restructurings to cope up with their financial distress.
Recent Legal Issues and Developments in Oil and Gas Restructuring: What Companies Need to Know?Joenel2023-03-06T03:18:18-05:00
Distressed Debt Investing in the Oil and Gas Industry: Opportunities and ChallengesJoenel2023-03-06T04:34:41-05:00
Bankruptcy & Restructuring in the Oil & Gas Industries in 2016 & BeyondJoenel2023-03-06T03:37:18-05:00
New Developments in the SEC’s Executive Compensation RulesJoenel2023-05-10T23:17:49-04:00
Hot Topics in Trade Secrets Law and Damages: What’s New and Where Are We Headed?lazupardo2023-05-23T21:31:17-04:00
In this LIVE Webcast, a panel of thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group will provide and present an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals as well as recent developments in Hot Topics in Trade Secrets Law: What’s New and Where Are We Headed?. Speakers will also present all important issues surrounding this significant topic. Join us for this Knowledge Group Webinar!
Wage & Hour Compliance: How to Avoid Common FLSA Pitfallslazupardo2023-05-18T22:37:12-04:00
According to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), employers are responsible for ensuring that their employees are properly classified and compensated. The U.S. Department of Labor’s recent changes to regulations governing overtime-exempt status, independent contractor classification, and tip credit rule further expands wage and hour laws. Failure to comply with these provisions can result in serious consequences, such as costly fines, litigation, and reputational damage.
The Impact of Recent Class Certification Decisions in Antitrust LitigationJoenel2023-05-31T09:08:37-04:00
FINRA Arbitration: Current Issues and Practice Tips for 2023lazupardo2023-05-18T01:05:40-04:00
Following the controversial ruling by Georgia State Court on the Wells Fargo arbitration award in 2022, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is now pushing for a more transparent arbitration procedure. FINRA's new proposed rule change with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is aimed at improving the prevailing practices in the arbitration and resolution forum. While the FINRA arbitration landscape remains uncertain until the approved rule changes, practitioners must keep themselves abreast of any developments to mitigate potential drawbacks.
The Rise of Quantum Computing: Protecting Quantum Innovations with PatentsAhmed Zidan2023-04-13T09:10:41-04:00
ESOP, Business Succession, and Tax Planning: Key Considerationslazupardo2023-05-23T21:44:11-04:00
The enactment of the 2023 Omnibus Bill, a comprehensive spending bill funding the federal government for the fiscal year 2023, is presenting a huge advantage for Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). The Omnibus Bill enumerates several provisions aimed at educating businesses and workers and providing clarity and transparency in creating and administering an ESOP.
Exploring the Business Implications of the New CPRA RegulationsHarvey Baroso2023-05-23T09:47:34-04:00
The current year awaits a new wave of regulations under the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA). The new CPRA provisions emphasize the heightened protocols for sensitive personal information, data collection, and data protection requirements.