JD Supra Corporate Brief: Ukraine Sanctions, CFPB Lessons, REIT Taxation, USPTO Guidance

The perfect cure for a Monday morning? Two shots of espresso, one cheese danish, and a hearty dose of JD Supra Corporate Brief (repeat as necessary).

The US Just imposed sanctions on individuals who threaten the stability of Ukraine… (Jonathan Epstein at Holland & Knight)

The CFPB In numbers: 3 years, 35 enforcements, 300,000 complaints, and plenty of lessons… (Jon Eisenberg at K&L Gates)

Here’s your 22-page overview of trends in class action certification and Class Action Fairness Act rulings… (Skadden Arps)

Could the March Madness betting pool put your company at risk? (Joanna Rich and Salvador Simao at FordHarrison)

The changes for REITs proposed in Representative Camp’s tax reform bill? More bad than good… (Edward Glazer, Collette Goodman, Mark Kirshenbaum, and H. Neal Sandford at Goodwin Procter)

Here’s an in-depth look at the USPTO’s new guidance on patent eligibility… (Antoinette Konski at Foley & Lardner)

UK employers should start preparing today for the implementation of the new shared parental leave scheme in April 2015… (Vinita Arora at DLA Piper)

Think they’re playing games down in HR? That might be a good thing… (Kate Bischoff at Gray Plant Mooty)

Would a diesel fuel by any other name violate EPA rules? (King & Spalding)

[Featured Author] Stephen Quinlivan at Stinson Leonard Street

[Hot Topic] Compliance Issues

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