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- Cloud Computing Service Details Require Careful Negotiation
Rochester Business Journal | August 19, 2016
Rochester private equity and investment funds partner Jeremy Wolk authored this column that discusses cloud service agreements.
- Retirement Plan Lawsuits Could be Just the Beginning
Inside Higher Ed | August 18, 2016
Rochester partner and co-leader of the firm’s labor and employment practice Eric Paley is quoted in this piece about a new wave of lawsuits targeting the retirement plans of several colleges and universities.
- DC Circ. Ruling Apt To Tilt DOI's Land-Into-Trust Tactics
Law360 | August 15, 2016
This article focuses on the Department of Interior’s interpretation of the Indian Reorganization Act (IRA). Rochester commercial litigation partner David Tennant is quoted noting his recent case in Taunton, Massachusetts, and how he believes the DC Circuit misread the IRA in its decision in a separate case.