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Grappling with the Implementation of the SEC’s New Cybersecurity Disclosure Requirements

By: Olivia Woodmansee In July 2023, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) voted to adopt a final…

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Prime Target: FTC Takes Aim at Amazon in Antitrust Claims

By: Caitlyn Lindstrom On September 26, 2023, the Federal Trade Commission. (“FTC”), along with seventeen states, filed…

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Slow Times for Solar in the Golden State: California Court of Appeal Will Hear Challenge to the State’s Slash in Subsidies

By: Gustav Gulmert The California Public Utility Commission (“CPUC”) previously incentivized Californians to use rooftop solar panels…

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Bed Bath & Beyond Unreasonable: Two Ways the Law Stops Ocean Carriers from Sinking U.S. Businesses and One Way It Falls Short

By: Patrick Rogers Bed Bath & Beyond, one of the United States’ most prominent retail brands, filed…

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President Biden’s Inflation Reduction Act: How Big Pharma is Fighting Back

By: Julie Chung On Tuesday, August 29, 2023, the United States Department of Health and Human Services…

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To Be or Not to Be? Second Circuit Affirms Notes Issued in Syndicated Loans are Not Securities

By: Elizabeth Sloop When a borrower requires a loan too large for a single lender’s capital base,…

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The AI Language Processor Strikes Out: ChatGPT Swings at Defamation

By: John Baek United States statute defines defamation as false statements that harm a person’s reputation.[1] In…

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The Seeds of U.S. Antitrust Failures: Food Insecurity & The War in Ukraine

By: Catrina Crittenden In March 2023, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the formulation of a working…

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The Continuing Effects and Legal Repercussions of the Ohio Train Derailment

  By: Sarah Benjamin After the train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio last month, many residents are…

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“Go Long”: How a Long-Awaited Class Action Antitrust Case Against the NFL Can Change the Sports Streaming Market

By: Rafael Andino The National Football League (“NFL”) will face an antitrust class action lawsuit[1] over the…

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