Five Key Legal Risks for Data-Centric Technology M&A

Companies acquiring or selling businesses that leverage data through technology face special challenges and risks. Focus and prioritization can assist both business principals and lawyers effectively manage these concerns. This article offers answers to five key questions toward achieving that end. Read the full …›

March 20, 2017 - Fintech, Litigation

Court Finds CFPB Case Against Payment Processor Lacking

A federal district court in North Dakota on March 17, 2017, dismissed a complaint against the payment processing company Intercept Corporation and its senior executives, holding that the evidence provided by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) did not show any signs of Intercept’s …›

March 10, 2017 - Litigation

House Passes Bill Proposing Sweeping Changes to Class Action Litigation

The House of Representatives has passed legislation – called The Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017 (the “Act” or “H.R. 985”) to fundamentally change all stages of class action litigation. For example, the provisions require stricter “typicality” requirements for class members, the disclosure …›