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FTC Increases HSR Notification Thresholds for 2015

The US Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) has revised and, once again, raised the thresholds for the Hart Scott Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the “HSR Act”). The HSR Act may require that parties to…more
| Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Commercial Law & Contracts, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities Law

Financial Regulatory Developments Focus - January 2015 #2

In this issue: - European Banking Authority’s Second Report on Impact of Liquidity Coverage Ratio - Delegated Regulations under CRD IV Published in Official Journal of the European Union - Prudential…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

Sanctions Round-Up: Fourth Quarter 2014

In this issue: - US and EU continue sanctions against Russia for its activity in Ukraine; - US and EU sanctions against the Crimea region; - US makes major change in Cuban relations; - The EU…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics, Energy & Utilities, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Financial Regulatory Developments Focus - January 2015

In this issue: - Bank Prudential Regulation & Regulatory Capital - Bank Structural Reform - Credit Ratings - Derivatives - Enforcement - Financial Services - Recovery &…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

ISS Publishes FAQs on Equity Plan Scorecard

On December 22, 2014, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (“ISS”) released a set of Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQs”) that explain ISS’s new approach to evaluating management equity compensation plan proposals1. ISS…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, Securities Law

The Federal Reserve Proposes Super-Equivalent Capital Surcharge for Global Systemically Important Banks

The Federal Reserve Board recently proposed for public comment amendments to its risk-based capital rule that would impose a risk-based capital surcharge on eight US global systemically important banks (“G-SIBs”). In general,…more
| Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Recent Trends and Patterns in Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) Enforcement

In this memo: - Enforcement Actions and Strategies - Perennial Statutory Issues - Compliance Guidance - Unusual Developments - Private Litigation - Enforcement in the United…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Criminal Law, International Law & Trade

FCPA Digest - January 2015

In this issue: - Recent Trends and Patterns in FCPA Enforcement - Foreign Bribery Criminal Prosecution Under the FCPA - Foreign Bribery Civil Actions Instituted by the Department of Justice under the…more
| Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Energy & Utilities, International Law & Trade, Securities Law, Government Contracting

Financial Regulatory Developments Focus - December 2014 #5

In this issue: - Bank Prudential Regulation & Regulatory Capital - Consumer Protection - Credit Ratings - Enforcement - Funds - Excerpt from Bank Prudential Regulation & Regulatory…more
| Finance & Banking, Consumer Protection, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

Financial Regulatory Developments Focus - December 2014 #4

In this issue: - Bank Prudential Regulation & Regulatory Capital - Derivatives - Enforcement - Financial Market Infrastructure - Funds - Recovery and Resolution - People…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

Financial Regulatory Developments Focus - December 2014 #3

In this issue: - Bank Prudential Regulation & Regulatory Capital - Bank Structure - Credit Ratings - Derivatives - Enforcement - Financial Market Infrastructure - Funds…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

New Opportunities in UK Water?

OFWAT, the economic regulator of the water and sewerage sector in England and Wales, has set out the price controls that companies must use for regulated activities from 2015 to 2020. This new economic settlement brings greater…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Energy & Utilities, Finance & Banking, Mergers & Acquisitions, International Law & Trade

TLAC: An Additional Capital Requirement for G-SIBs

The Financial Stability Board recently issued for consultation proposals to increase the loss-absorbing capacity of global systemically important banks over and above the fully loaded Basel III capital standards…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade

Financial Regulatory Developments Focus - December 2014 #2

In this issue: - Bank Prudential Regulation & Regulatory Capital - Bank Structure - Derivatives - Financial Market Infrastructure - Financial Services - People - Events…more
| Administrative Law, Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Securities Law

Advocate General Wathelet in Huawei Technologies: Disappointing Opinion

Advocate General Wathelet’s disappointing Opinion in Huawei Technologies sets out a test that is divorced from reality. - The application of competition and antitrust law to standard essential patents (“SEPs”) is a matter…more
| Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts, Intellectual Property
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