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On February 28, 2012, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Commodity Future Trading Commission (CFTC) issued a proposed regulation, Regulation S-ID. This regulation, if adopted, would set forth specific guidance for SEC and CFTC-regulated entities in implementing their internal

On September 15, Barnes & Noble (“B&N”) acquired several of Borders’ intellectual property assets, including a database of customer information, as part of Borders’ bankruptcy auction.  The sale of those assets hit a potential roadblock on Thursday, though, when a New York bankruptcy judge refused to approve the transaction, saying that he needed more time