Articles and Interviews http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles-view en Foreign Investors Need a Roadmap as They Flock to New York Real Estate http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32781/foreign-investors-need-roadmap-they-flock-new-york-real-estate <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Marks Paneth LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Alexander X. Wang</div> <div class="field-item">Carl Leung</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32781/foreign-investors-need-roadmap-they-flock-new-york-real-estate#comments Real Estate Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:50:35 +0000 cpierson 32781 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Recent Developments in the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court (Part II) http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32832/recent-developments-commercial-division-new-york-state-supreme-court-part-ii <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">State of New York</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Hon. Timothy S. Driscoll</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32832/recent-developments-commercial-division-new-york-state-supreme-court-part-ii#comments Courts Litigation Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:59:14 +0000 cpierson 32832 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com In Re Bayou Shores SNF, LLC: Another Limitation on the Limited Jurisdiction of the Bankruptcy Courts? http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32834/re-bayou-shores-snf-llc-another-limitation-limited-jurisdiction-bankruptcy-courts <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Sills Cummis &amp; Gross P.C.</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Andrew H. Sherman</div> <div class="field-item">Boris I. Mankovetskiy</div> <div class="field-item">Lucas F. Hammonds </div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32834/re-bayou-shores-snf-llc-another-limitation-limited-jurisdiction-bankruptcy-courts#comments Healthcare Workouts & Restructuring Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:56:51 +0000 cpierson 32834 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Be Attuned to the Cultural Differences in Asia: Understanding the nuances of local business practices is critical http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32890/be-attuned-cultural-differences-asia-understanding-nuances-local-business-practices-c <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">AlixPartners LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Yogesh Bahl</div> <div class="field-item">Michael T. Faraci</div> <div class="field-item">Stephen Yu</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32890/be-attuned-cultural-differences-asia-understanding-nuances-local-business-practices-c#comments China & Hong Kong Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:53:48 +0000 cpierson 32890 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Letting the Genie out of the Bottle: Has Texas reverted to the common law “open and obvious danger” rule? http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32898/letting-genie-out-bottle-has-texas-reverted-common-law-%E2%80%9Copen-and-obvious-danger%E2%80%9D-rule <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Dykema Gossett PLLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Michael D. Napoli</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32898/letting-genie-out-bottle-has-texas-reverted-common-law-%E2%80%9Copen-and-obvious-danger%E2%80%9D-rule#comments Litigation Products Liability Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:46:46 +0000 cpierson 32898 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com On The GC's Red-Hot Crisis Management To-Do List: Review that employee handbook – and soon! http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32900/gcs-red-hot-crisis-management-do-list-review-employee-handbook-%E2%80%93-and-soon <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">McNees Wallace &amp; Nurick LLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Brian F. Jackson</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32900/gcs-red-hot-crisis-management-do-list-review-employee-handbook-%E2%80%93-and-soon#comments Labor & Employment Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:43:12 +0000 cpierson 32900 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com The Globalization of the Real Estate Investor: Innovative REIT and REIT-like structures spread across jurisdictions http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32902/globalization-real-estate-investor-innovative-reit-and-reit-structures-spread-across- <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Clifford Chance US LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Douglas Wisner</div> <div class="field-item">Jay L. Bernstein</div> <div class="field-item">Roger Singer</div> <div class="field-item">Robert Gross</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32902/globalization-real-estate-investor-innovative-reit-and-reit-structures-spread-across-#comments Real Estate Thu, 03 Sep 2015 14:46:26 +0000 cpierson 32902 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Sanchez v. Valencia Holding Co., LLC: The California Supreme Court rejects a post-Concepcion unconscionability challenge in a consumer-fraud class action and compels arbitration http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32909/sanchez-v-valencia-holding-co-llc-california-supreme-court-rejects-post-concepcion-un <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Weil, Gotshal &amp; Manges LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">David J. Lender</div> <div class="field-item">Eric S. Hochstadt</div> <div class="field-item">Kristen M. Murphy </div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32909/sanchez-v-valencia-holding-co-llc-california-supreme-court-rejects-post-concepcion-un#comments Arbitration Litigation Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:36:33 +0000 cpierson 32909 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Wowed by Wizardry? Clients want practical tools for typical problems http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32911/wowed-wizardry-clients-want-practical-tools-typical-problems <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">UBIC NA</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Jeffrey Guttman</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32911/wowed-wizardry-clients-want-practical-tools-typical-problems#comments In-House Ops Litigation & E-Discovery Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:58:16 +0000 kshiarella 32911 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Will China Tighten Its Grip on the Market Following the Stock Market Crash? PRC sending mixed messages with bailout measures http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32912/will-china-tighten-its-grip-market-following-stock-market-crash-prc-sending-mixed-mes <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Clifford Chance US LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Tiecheng Yang </div> <div class="field-item">Francis Edwards</div> <div class="field-item">Robert Lee</div> <div class="field-item">Yin Ge</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32912/will-china-tighten-its-grip-market-following-stock-market-crash-prc-sending-mixed-mes#comments China & Hong Kong Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:54:19 +0000 cpierson 32912 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com All in the Family Business: The key to success is bridging personal and business relations http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32919/all-family-business-key-success-bridging-personal-and-business-relations <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">EisnerAmper LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Jordan D. Amin</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32919/all-family-business-key-success-bridging-personal-and-business-relations#comments Accounting Commercial & Business Thu, 03 Sep 2015 14:56:29 +0000 cpierson 32919 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Lien-Stripping Landscape More Hospitable to Debtors: Decisions suggest avoiding a lien on real property may be permissible http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32920/lien-stripping-landscape-more-hospitable-debtors-decisions-suggest-avoiding-lien-real <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Weil, Gotshal &amp; Manges LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Kate Doorley</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32920/lien-stripping-landscape-more-hospitable-debtors-decisions-suggest-avoiding-lien-real#comments Bankruptcy & Restructuring Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:02:36 +0000 cpierson 32920 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Deal with Iran Is Major Diplomatic Feat: But the implementation battle is just beginning http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32923/deal-iran-major-diplomatic-feat-implementation-battle-just-beginning <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">King &amp; Spalding LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Christine Savage</div> <div class="field-item">Jeffrey M. 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Avsec</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32931/3-d-printing-treads-path-music-industry#comments Technology and Intellectual Property Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:09:22 +0000 cpierson 32931 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Trademarks – Not What They Used To Be: Courts expected to seriously revisit First Amendment issues http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32933/trademarks-%E2%80%93-not-what-they-used-be-courts-expected-seriously-revisit-first-amendment- <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Dykema Gossett PLLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Marsha Gentner</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32933/trademarks-%E2%80%93-not-what-they-used-be-courts-expected-seriously-revisit-first-amendment-#comments Intellectual Property Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:22:50 +0000 cpierson 32933 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Real Estate Deals Demand a Delicate Balance http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32935/real-estate-deals-demand-delicate-balance <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Dykema Gossett PLLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Andrew P. Scott</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32935/real-estate-deals-demand-delicate-balance#comments Real Estate Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:47:50 +0000 cpierson 32935 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com A Triple Cyber-Whammy: Government, Companies and Hackers Squeeze Contractors http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32841/triple-cyber-whammy-government-companies-and-hackers-squeeze-contractors <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Jones Day</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">D. Grayson Yeargin</div> <div class="field-item">Mauricio F. Paez</div> <div class="field-item">Chad O. Dorr</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32841/triple-cyber-whammy-government-companies-and-hackers-squeeze-contractors#comments Cybersecurity Government Contracts Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:12:53 +0000 cpierson 32841 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com The Many Challenges of Doing Business in China: Opportunities abound – as do regulatory and compliance risks http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32918/many-challenges-doing-business-china-opportunities-abound-%E2%80%93-do-regulatory-and-complia <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Akin Gump Strauss Hauer &amp; Feld LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Gregory D. Puff</div> <div class="field-item">Tatman Ryder Savio</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32918/many-challenges-doing-business-china-opportunities-abound-%E2%80%93-do-regulatory-and-complia#comments China & Hong Kong Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:33:50 +0000 cpierson 32918 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Make that Thirteen Labors: FCPA requirements present Herculean labor for compliance officers http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32610/make-thirteen-labors-fcpa-requirements-present-herculean-labor-compliance-officers <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Dykema Gossett PLLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Jonathan S. Feld</div> <div class="field-item">Kara B. 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Henning</div> <div class="field-item">Sareena M. Sawhney</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32581/corruption-knows-no-borders-fcpa-compliance-not-just-emerging-market-concern#comments Anti-Bribery/FCPA Compliance Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:41:07 +0000 cpierson 32581 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com When It Comes to Cyberinsurance, Buyer Beware: 10 tips for upping recovery odds from cyber and D&O policies http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32594/when-it-comes-cyberinsurance-buyer-beware-10-tips-upping-recovery-odds-cyber-and-do-p <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Anderson Kill</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">David Wood</div> <div class="field-item">Joshua Gold</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32594/when-it-comes-cyberinsurance-buyer-beware-10-tips-upping-recovery-odds-cyber-and-do-p#comments Cybersecurity Risk Management & Insurance Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:47:05 +0000 cpierson 32594 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Work Authorization for Certain H-4 Spouses: A positive step in foreign talent retention http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32597/work-authorization-certain-h-4-spouses-positive-step-foreign-talent-retention <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen &amp; Loewy, LLP</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">Michael D. Patrick</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32597/work-authorization-certain-h-4-spouses-positive-step-foreign-talent-retention#comments Immigration Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:42:50 +0000 cpierson 32597 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com Welcome Fallout from the Smartphone Wars: Federal Circuit embraces strong protection of design patents http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32603/welcome-fallout-smartphone-wars-federal-circuit-embraces-strong-protection-design-pat <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-firm"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">McNees Wallace &amp; Nurick LLC</div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item">David M. Marcus</div> <div class="field-item">Shawn K. Leppo</div> </div> </div> http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com/articles/32603/welcome-fallout-smartphone-wars-federal-circuit-embraces-strong-protection-design-pat#comments Intellectual Property Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:41:52 +0000 cpierson 32603 at http://ftp.metrocorpcounsel.com