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Health Insurance Proclamation Injunction Granted

January 14, 2020

Oregon-based Judge Michael Simon ruled that the October 2019 Presidential Proclamation “is inconsistent” with the Immigration and Nationality Act.

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Highlights from the Heart of Medical Alley

January 13, 2020

Minnesota’s Medical Alley is a leading health care center anchored by world-class providers, technology companies and payors near Rochester, Minnesota.

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New H-1B Cap Registration and Important Considerations

January 7, 2020

The process of preparing H-1B petitions is changing this year, for the Fiscal Year 2021 H-1B lottery.

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Attention Audit Committees: SEC Offers Year-End Observations and Reminders

January 6, 2020

On December 30, the SEC published a statement highlighting a number of potential areas of focus for audit committees as the 2019 calendar year-end financial reporting season approaches.

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SEC Issues Guidance on Disclosure of IP and Technology Risks Associated with International Operations

January 6, 2020

On December 19, the SEC issued guidance on disclosure obligations that companies should consider with respect to intellectual property and technology risks that may result from conducting business outside the United States.

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SEC Issues Updated Guidance on Confidential Treatment Requests

January 6, 2020

On December 19, the SEC issued updated guidance to assist registrants with the submission of “traditional” confidential treatment requests under Rules 406 and 24b-2. Confidential treatment applications under these rules used to be the primary method for companies to protect confidential information filed in materials contracts.

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SEC Proposes Amendments to “Accredited Investor” Definition

January 6, 2020

On December 18, the SEC proposed amendments to the definition of “accredited investor” in Rule 501(a) of Regulation D to allow more investors to participate in private securities offerings.

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Does Your Board Suffer from Choice-Supportive Bias?

January 6, 2020

A recent article in The Wall Street Journal argues that boards may have a hidden bias towards the CEOs they chose.

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The SECURE Act and the Elimination of the Stretch IRA May Require Action

December 31, 2019

On December 20, President Trump signed the SECURE Act, the biggest legislative change to the U.S. retirement system in over a decade, which will have a significant impact on qualified retirement plans and IRAs.

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U.S.-China Phase One Trade Deal

December 18, 2019

The United States and China announced on December 13, 2019, that the two countries have reached agreement on a Phase One trade deal.

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