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May 4, 2021

Legal issues to watch in navigating the secondary market for NFTs

Los Angeles partner Michael Dore is the author of "Legal issues to watch in navigating the secondary market for NFTs," [PDF] published by the Daily Journal on April 27, 2021.
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May 4, 2021

Don’t turn classrooms into courtrooms and retraumatize victims

Los Angeles partner Theane Evangelis is the author of "Don't turn classrooms into courtrooms and retraumatize victims," [PDF] published by the Daily Journal on April 28, 2021.
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May 3, 2021

Federal Circuit Update (April 2021)

This edition of Gibson Dunn’s Federal Circuit Update summarizes a new petition for certiorari in a case originating in the Federal Circuit concerning the Kessler preclusion doctrine, it addresses the Federal Circuit’s announcement that Judge Moore will become Chief Judge on May 22, 2021, and it discusses recent Federal Circuit d
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May 3, 2021

Congress on Track to Reject Trump EPA Revisions to Oil and Gas Methane Standards

On April 28, 2021, the U.S. Senate approved a resolution to repeal EPA’s 2020 policy amendments to regulations of upstream and midstream oil and gas operations.  Under the 2020 policy amendments, the Trump Administration had declined to regulate oil and gas transmission and storage operations or set methane emission limits under S
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May 3, 2021

Former IRS Chief Counsel Michael Desmond Joins Gibson Dunn’s Los Angeles and D.C. Offices

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that Michael J. Desmond has joined the firm as a partner in the Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. offices.  Desmond, who recently served as the Chief Counsel of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and Assistant General Counsel in the U.S. Department of the Treasury, will focus on tax controversy
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May 3, 2021

Court Holds That Federal Securities Law Claims Are Subject to Delaware Exclusive Forum Bylaw

On April 27, 2021, a federal court in the Northern District of California dismissed federal and state law claims brought derivatively on behalf of The Gap, Inc., holding that the California proceedings were foreclosed by a forum selection bylaw designating the Delaware Court of Chancery as the exclusive forum for derivative suits (th
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