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  • December 07, 2021

    Holmes Defends Theranos' 'Aggressive' IP Protection At Trial

    Ex-Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes' cross-examination in her criminal fraud trial wrapped Tuesday, with Holmes conceding that she didn't tell investors Theranos was performing blood tests on modified third-party devices but defending that and other sometimes "aggressive" actions as necessary to protect the startup's trade secrets.

  • December 07, 2021

    Pot Banking Legislation Is Cut From Senate Defense Bill

    A federal bipartisan bill to expand the cannabis industry's access to banking was once again scuttled in the U.S. Senate after it was omitted from the chamber's version of a must-pass defense bill released on Tuesday.

  • December 07, 2021

    CBP Gets First Senate-Confirmed Leader In Over 2 Years

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection will have its first Senate-confirmed leader in more than two years, after lawmakers voted 50 to 47 on Tuesday to greenlight President Joe Biden's pick to head the agency, Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus.

  • December 07, 2021

    What Vaccine Mandate Injunctions Mean For Health Employers

    Recent nationwide injunctions enjoining the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services from implementing and enforcing Medicare and Medicaid health care worker vaccine requirements will require employer-specific compliance strategies, and notably private health care employers can still implement their own mandatory policies with appropriate exemptions, say attorneys at Husch Blackwell.

  • December 07, 2021

    Manafort Pal Seeks No Time For Bribery Conviction

    Former Federal Savings Bank CEO Stephen Calk on Monday asked to be spared from prison following his conviction for financial institution bribery and conspiracy stemming from more than $16 million in loans to Paul Manafort for his alleged aid in getting a job in the Trump administration.

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