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The Shared Economy

The Shared Economy

October 3, 2019

Before discussing how and whether the shared economy should be regulated, it is important to define the term. Simply, the shared economy is an economic model in which consumers grant each other access to their underutilized assets.

State Regulations on Virtual Currency and Blockchain Technologies

State Regulations on Virtual Currency and Blockchain Technologies

April 19, 2019

State-by-state guide to case law and regulations impacting businesses dealing in blockchain and cryptocurrencies.

 Food for Thought: Does Cheez-It Decision Establish a Concerning Precedent for Packaged-Food Makers?

Food for Thought: Does Cheez-It Decision Establish a Concerning Precedent for Packaged-Food Makers?

December 11, 2018

In its newest opinion addressing class action claims related to allegedly misleading labels, the Second Circuit Court of Appeal vacated a decision from the Eastern District of New York granting the defendant’s motion to dismiss – effectively validating the claims for deceptive advertising.

Reinsurance

Reinsurance

December 1, 2018

Second Circuit Finds Factual Issues Regarding Whether Limit of Liability in Reinsurance Agreements Include Loss Adjustment Expenses

Is It Time to Harvest the NAIC Suitability in Annuity Transactions Model Regulation?

Is It Time to Harvest the NAIC Suitability in Annuity Transactions Model Regulation?

November 26, 2018

At the NAIC Fall 2018 National Meeting, state regulators continued plowing through the Suitability in Annuity Transactions Model Regulation (Model 275) (Suitability Model).

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