JD Supra Corporate Brief: Government Shutdown, Cyber Insurance, Drilling Permits, Pay Ratio

Monday morning blues? Here’s a cure: two parts coffee, one part cherry Danish, and a hearty dash of JD Supra Corporate Brief:

A federal shutdown would create distinct challenges for government operations… (Skadden Arps)

Is it time to update the patent examination system? (MBHB)

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again – but that’s not working out too well for this group of former Dukes class members… (Proskauer)

“It won’t be easy, you’ll think it strange,” but Argentina may have four separate opportunities to get on the US Supreme Court’s docket this session… (Shearman & Sterling)

Still not convinced you need cyber insurance? This may change your mind… (K&L Gates)

From SEC Chair Mary Jo White, here are four cases where the agency is likely to require admissions of wrongdoing… (Leonard, Street and Deinard)

Feds say feds not doing a very good job processing oil & gas drilling permits… (BakerHostetler)

Assets held by charities may be safe from creditors in bankruptcy cases. Then again, they might not be… (Manatt)

It’s what you need to know about the SEC’s new “pay ratio” disclosure rules… (White & Case)

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