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Net Neutrality at the FCC: A Critique of the Legal Reasoning of its Net Neutrality Order

By Michael C. Sloan 01.10.11 An earlier Davis Wright Tremaine advisory described the requirements of the Federal Communications Commission’s new “net neutrality” rules—transparency, no blocking, and no unreasonable discrimination. It also noted that the legal analysis in the Net Neutrality Order … Continue reading

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Companies, Remember IRS Form 3921 For Employees Who Exercised ISOs

By Michael Gentile & Joe Wallin Corporations must now comply with an additional reporting requirement with respect to exercises of incentive stock options (nonqualified stock options are not subject to this new requirement).  Beginning with ISO exercises occurring in 2010, … Continue reading

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Marketing and Distributing Products in China

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Program 5:00 p.m. Reception Davis Wright Tremaine 1201 Third Avenue, Suite 2200 Seattle, WA 98101 Davis Wright Tremaine’s Distribution Counseling Group will present a two-part seminar designed to walk clients and friends … Continue reading

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FCC Releases Details on Net Neutrality Rules

A breakdown of the new rules. Continue reading

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The Ins and Outs of Employment Background Checks in China

By Xiangjun (Jay) Si 12.27.10 It is common for employers in China to run background checks on job applicants before making an employment offer. Required information may typically include criminal records, educational background, qualifications, and references from previous employers. This … Continue reading

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