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Non-Judicial Foreclosure Enforcement Not Subject to Full Requirements of FDCPA
In a victory for secured creditors and the law firms representing them, the U.S. Supreme Court resolved a circuit split and unanimously held in Obduskey v. McCarthy & Holthus LLP that law firms enforcing non-judicial foreclosure remedies are not subject to the full provisions of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), but have only limited liability under Section 1692f(6) as businesses “the principal purpose of which is enforcement of security interests.”
SEC Staff Relaxes Certain In-Person Board Voting Requirements for Registered Investment Companies
The SEC’s Division of Investment Management has relaxed certain in-person voting requirements for fund boards, subject to certain conditions, in a no-action letter to the Independent Directors Council (the IDC) issued on February 28, 2019.
More Reasons to Register Copyrights Early: Owners Must Register Before They Sue
The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corp. v. Wall-Street.com, LLC, 586 U.S. __ (2019), issued March 4, 2019, resolves a longstanding circuit split regarding whether the Copyright Act of 1976 allows a copyright owner to file an infringement suit as soon as a copyright application has been filed or instead requires the owner to wait to initiate suit until the U.S. Copyright Office has acted on the application.
Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has been named among the 2019 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies To Work For® for the 17th consecutive year.
Perkins Coie Partners Judy Jennison and Dominique Shelton Leipzig joined Neil Suggs, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Microsoft, to provide one of the first programs in a new video-based Continuing Legal Education (CLE) platform by In-House Focus. The one-hour program encompasses diversity and inclusion, business ethics, privacy and cybersecurity, and technology.
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Perkins Coie is pleased to be ranked as a leading fintech law firm in the United States in the Chambers FinTech 2019 guide. In addition, Perkins Coie partners J. Dax Hansen and Lowell Ness are ranked as Band 1 and Band 2 Blockchain & Cryptocurrency lawyers, respectively.
Perkins Coie is pleased to announce the launch of the Tech Risk Report, an online resource for updates, analysis and interpretation of insurance issues related to cyber coverage, privacy, digital assets like cryptocurrency, Blockchain and other emerging technologies. The blog is written for start-ups and other companies dealing with emerging issues in the technology industry.