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SEC Adopts Floating NAV and Liquidity Fees/Redemption Gates Rules for Money Funds

On July 23, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) adopted final rules governing the structure and operation of money market funds. These rules are discussed in a release adopting amendments to Rule 2a-7 under…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Securities Law

Supreme Court Affirms in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community: Don’t Roll the Dice with Tribal Sovereign Immunity

The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision in Michigan v. Bay Mills Indian Community is a reminder to a broad range of entities, including energy companies, financial service providers, and state and local governments, that they…more
| Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Zoning, Planning & Land Use, Indigenous Peoples

Hedge Funds and Material Nonpublic Information: The Role of Deception, Duty, Breach, Personal Benefit and Knowledge in Creating Liability

The last thing hedge funds need is another wake up call about the risks of liability for trading on the basis of material nonpublic information. But if they did, a July 17 article in the Wall Street Journal would provide it…more
| Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Business Torts, Securities Law

Global Boardroom Risk Solutions Newsletter

Now more than ever, there is a need for risk solutions in the boardroom. Any organization can be faced with a significant crisis, whether a fraud investigation, a regulatory infringement, allegations of anticompetitive behavior,…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Privacy, International Law & Trade, Science, Computers, & Technology

Wyden’s Previous Proposals Could Signal Tax Reform Priorities

Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) has been a strong advocate for comprehensive tax reform since he joined the Senate Finance Committee in 2005. During his tenure on the Committee, he has introduced a series of comprehensive tax reform…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Taxation

China’s (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone: Widening the Outbound Investment Pipeline

The launch of the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) last September attracted a lot of attention both inside and outside of China. Since then, the lack of progress implementing stated goals for the FTZ as a destination…more
| Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Discrimination – Vicarious Liability Gets More Expensive

The full bench of the Federal Court in Richardson v Oracle Corporation Australia (Richardson) has cited changing community standards as a basis for significantly increasing awards for general damages (ie damages for non-economic…more
| Civil Remedies, Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law

United States and European Union Ratchet Up Russia Sanctions

On July 16, 2014, the United States ratcheted up its sanctions on Russia in connection with escalating tensions in Eastern Ukraine. Specifically, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”)…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics, Energy & Utilities, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Oil and Gas Operations—Q and A

The desire to use unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in commercial operations is steadily building. A wide variety of businesses would like to use these devices to improve efficiency and safety, and reduce costs. One field that…more
| Administrative Law, Commercial Law & Contracts, Energy & Utilities, Privacy, Transportation

Australia Welcomes Changes to the Australian Managed Investment Fund Regime for Foreign Pension Funds

Following its announcement in November 2013, the Australian Government has released draft legislation to enable foreign pension funds to access concessional withholding tax rates under Australia's Managed Investment Trust (MIT)…more
| Labor & Employment Law, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Taxation

Brand Protection in China

Important new amendments to the Trademark Law and The Implementing Regulations of Trademark Law of the People’s Republic of China came into effect on May 1, 2014, as mentioned in our earlier publication China Adopts First…more
| Civil Procedure, Communications & Media Law, Intellectual Property, International Law & Trade

Carbon Tax Repeal Places Spotlight on Price Reductions

After months of delay, the Australian Government has passed legislation to repeal Australia's carbon tax and introduce new sanctions against energy and gas refrigerant entities that do not pass on cost savings arising from the…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Energy & Utilities, Taxation

Statements at industry conferences can violate competition law

U.S. steelmakers have recently found themselves paying huge sums totalling over USD 160 million to steel purchasers in order to ward off even larger damages claims. These come in the wake of a vast class action lawsuit alleging…more
| Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts

Arbitration World - July 2014

Welcome to the 27th edition of Arbitration World, a publication from K&L Gates’ International Arbitration Group that highlights significant developments and issues in international and domestic arbitration for executives and…more
| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Constitutional Law, International Law & Trade

That look’s a steal: K&L Gates advises on how to protect against copycats

There are plenty of businesses making and selling garments in the rag trade and all of them are trying to stand out from the crowd. Each label is looking for their point of difference and, for a large number of brands, their…more
| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Communications & Media Law, Intellectual Property
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