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A Case Study: How the Record Breaking Antitrust Penalty Against Qualcomm Transforms the Landscape of SEPs Licensing in China

The PRC National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) finally concluded its antitrust investigations against Qualcomm and issued an administrative sanction on February 10, 2015, putting an end to the 16-month investigation…more
| Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Commercial Law & Contracts, Intellectual Property

Reminder: Certain U.S. Reporting and Compliance Obligations for Investment Advisers and Funds

The U.S. federal securities laws and the rules of U.S. self-regulatory organizations (such as the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) impose certain reporting and compliance obligations on investment advisers and funds…more
| Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Securities Law

U.S. FSOC Proposes Qualified Financial Contract Rules and Creates a New Challenge for Large Financial Companies that are not SIFIs

The Financial Stability Oversight Council (Council) proposed regulations (Rule) on January 7, 2015, which create a new challenge for all nonbank financial companies with assets of $50 billion or more. While the four companies…more
| Finance & Banking

Appellate Court Confirms the Validity of Asymmetric Dispute Resolution Clauses

Dechert lawyers representing a major international bank in court proceedings in a number of regions in southern Russia with respect to claims to recover a total of about US$300 million in loan funds from the guarantors of a…more
| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Investment Funds Update - Europe: Key legal and regulatory updates for the funds industry from the primary European asset management centres and fund domiciles:LUXEMBOURG

2014 - A Good Year for Luxembourg – ALFI Press Release - ALFI issued a press release on 3 February 2015 stating that 2014 was a historical year for the Luxembourg fund centre. For the first time in its history, assets under…more
| Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Investment Funds Update - Europe: Key legal and regulatory updates for the funds industry from the primary European asset management centres and fund domiciles: IRELAND

Central Bank Publishes Enforcement Priorities for 2015 - The Central Bank of Ireland published its statement of enforcement priorities for 2015 on 9 February 2015. The Central Bank entered into 11 enforcement settlements…more
| Administrative Law, Business Organizations, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Zero Tolerance of Zero Hours Contracts

Zero hours contracts are favoured by many employers in the United Kingdom due to their flexible nature, allowing them to respond to fluctuating demands for services. According to the Office of National Statistics, in the period…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Labor & Employment Law

Dechert Survey of Securities Fraud Class Actions Brought Against U.S. Life Sciences Companies

Publicly Traded Life Sciences Companies in the United States Are an Increasingly Popular Target of Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuits - The past year was particularly noteworthy with respect to the relative number of…more
| Business Organizations, Civil Procedure, Business Torts, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law

Starting a Hedge Fund in 2015

Hedge funds are well into the transition from bastions of alternative investment to being accepted into the mainstream investment marketplace. It is now estimated that global hedge fund assets under management amount to in…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

Investment Funds Update - Europe: Key legal and regulatory updates for the funds industry from the primary European asset management centres and fund domiciles: GERMANY

Federal Ministry of Finance Guidance on Tax for Closed-Ended AIFs - The Federal Ministry of Finance has issued guidance on 12 February 2015 that broadens the favorable tax regime for investment partnerships applicable to…more
| Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Taxation

CFIUS Releases Annual Report to Congress

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) was established decades ago to identify and recommend responses to threats to US national security posed by acquisitions by non-US entities of controlling stakes…more
| Administrative Law, Business Organizations, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Mergers & Acquisitions

Investment Funds Update - Europe: Key legal and regulatory updates for the funds industry from the primary European asset management centres and fund domiciles: FRANCE

Société de Libre Partenariat - A New French Investment Structure - The Macron Law, which is still under discussion by the French parliament, created a new investment vehicle called the “société de libre partenariat”. This…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Recent U.S. Tax Developments Affecting Publicly Traded Partnerships

Partnerships targeted to widespread investors are a popular investment vehicle and a significant source of funding for oil and gas projects. However, their use is affected by the publicly traded partnership (“PTP”) tax rules. If…more
| Business Organizations, Energy & Utilities, Taxation

Germany's Amended Investment Ordinance

The Investment Ordinance (Anlageverordnung – “Investment Ordinance” or “AnlV”), as recently amended and as discussed in more detail below, applies to the investments and the asset allocation of insurance companies and pension…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Insurance, International Law & Trade, Real Estate - Residential

Investment Funds Update - Europe: Key legal and regulatory updates for the funds industry from the primary European asset management centres and fund domiciles: European Union Legal Developments

EU Passes New Council Directive to Implement “EU-FATCA" - The Council Directive passed by the EU on 1 December 2014 implements the OECD’s Common Reporting Standard (CRS) in Europe. The Directive has to be implemented into…more
| Administrative Law, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Securities Law, Taxation
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