Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Newsletter

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    The Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Newsletter features updates on Section activities, programs and events; recent legislation; and information about current issues. Edited by Prof. Mark L. Davies, the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section Newsletter is published three times per year by the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section and distributed to Section members free of charge.

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  • Table of Contents Current Issue

    Spring 2015

    Message from the Chair
    (Paul Sarkozi)

    Section Holds 2015 Annual Meeting

    (Mark A. Berman)

    Internet and Intellectual Property Litigation Committee Presents a Panel of Luminaries on the Present State of Data Breach Litigation
    (Peter J. Pizzi)

    Hedge Fund and Capital Markets Litigation Committee Presents Panel on Complex Financial Transactions at Trial

    (Benjamin R. Nagin)

    Chief Judge Lippman’s Vision Coming to Life—The Next Third Installment

    (Rebecca C. Smithwick)

    United States District Court Judge Mae D'Agostino Offers Insights and Advice at Commercial and Federal Litigation Section's Executive Committee Meeting
    (Jennie L. Shufelt)

    Meet the New District Leaders

    Bankruptcy Litigation Committee Practice Update: Rights of Trademark Licensees in Bankruptcy—The Sequel
    (Douglas T. Tabachnik)

    Corporate Litigation Counsel Committee Update

    (Robert J. Giuffra, Jr. and Michael Leahy)

    Drafting a Comprehensive Arbitration Clause and Judicial Intervention in the Arbitral Process
    (Clara Flebus)

    CPLR Amendments: 2014 Legislative Session

    2014 Amendments to the Uniform Rules for Supreme and County Courts, Rules Governing Appeals, and Certain Other Rules of Interest to Civil Litigators


    2015 Amendments to the Uniform Rules for Supreme and County Courts, Rules Governing Appeals, and Certain Other Rules of Interest to Civil Litigators

    Notes of the Section’s Executive Committee Meeting