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July 17, 2020

The Court of Justice of the European Union Strikes Down the Privacy Shield but Upholds the Standard Contractual Clauses under Conditions

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On July 16, 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union struck down as legally invalid the U.S.-EU Privacy Shield, which some companies have used to justify transfers of personal data from the EU to the U.S. Th

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June 15, 2020

Ninth Circuit Ruling in Bankruptcy Appeal Has Significant Implications for Lenders in Bankruptcy Cases

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  1. Introduction
Section 364(e) of the Bankruptcy Code provides important protections to lenders that provide post-bankruptcy financing (known as “DIP Financing”) to companies that are in chapter 11 bankrupt
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June 5, 2020

A Statement on Racial Justice and Equality from Gibson Dunn Chairman and Managing Partner, Ken Doran

Our communities are being torn apart by incidents of unspeakable racism.  As these incidents grow in number so, too, grows the legitimate anger, hurt, distrust, fear and public outrage of those in our community who have been targ
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May 27, 2020

Texas Supreme Court Rules That “Anti-Washout” Clause Purporting to Extend Overriding Royalty Interests to a “New Lease” Violates Rule Against

Click for PDF On May 15, 2020, the Texas Supreme Court held that a broad “anti-washout” provision extending overriding royalty interests to a new lease for the same assets was invalid under Texas’s “rule against perpetu
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