Finger on the Pulse, Thursday Edition: From Our Blogroll and Beyond

  • Shareholder activists urged to pursue proposals on hydraulic fracturing (Fracking Insider)
  • Appeals court issues key ruling on settlement of antitrust class actions (
  • 9th Circuit ruling a sign of things to come in 2nd Circuit Viacom v. YouTube case? (Copyhype)
  • New York’s notorious Martin Act ruled to not preempt state securities fraud lawsuits (D&O Diary)
  • The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act turns 34 (FCPA Professor)
  • Does federal trial court ruling bode poorly for future challenge to federal “voluntary” child-directed food and beverage ad guidelines? (FDA Law Blog)
  • Top five OSHA initiatives to watch out for in 2012 (OSHA Law Update)