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Proskauer - Tax Talks

Simplification of UK Partnership Tax Reporting for Investment Fund Partnerships

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In the Finance Act 2018, the UK Government enacted a number of changes to the information required in partnership returns that raised the concern of undue and impracticable administrative burden being imposed on UK investment...more

Perkins Coie

Blockchain Week in Review - January 2020

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U.S. Developments - Members of Congress Respond to IRS Tax Guidance for Digital Assets - On December 20, eight members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to the Commissioner of the Internal Revenue...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

What's New in Washington - January 2020

The 116th Congress has officially reached the halfway point as members return this month after a productive December. For the first time since Fiscal Year (FY) 2016, Congress completed all 12 appropriations bills prior to the...more

King & Spalding

DOJ Releases Updated Export Control and Sanctions Voluntary Disclosure Policy

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On December 13, 2019, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) released an updated Export Control and Sanctions Enforcement Policy for Business Organizations (“Policy”), revising the prior policy governing voluntary self-disclosures...more

Arent Fox

CFIUS 2.0: Treasury Unveils Final Regulations to Govern Expanded Foreign Investment Screening

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On January 13, 2020, the Treasury Department, on behalf of the full Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), released the comprehensive final regulations to implement the Foreign Investment Risk Review...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Financial Stability Board Publishes 2020 Work Program

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The Financial Stability Board has published its work program for 2020. The FSB confirms that it will continue to monitor developments to identify and manage new and emerging risks, work to finalize the outstanding components...more

Dentons

Hong Kong Court approves first application by Mainland administrators for recognition in Hong Kong

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On 13 January 2020, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance made an order recognising Mainland insolvency proceedings in respect of CEFC Shanghai International Group Limited (the “Company”), making it the first case of...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

UK Financial Policy Committee Highlights Risks of Open-Ended Funds and Global Stablecoins

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The Financial Policy Committee of the Bank of England has published its latest financial stability report. The report sets out the FPC's view of the resilience of the U.K. financial system and the main risks to the U.K.'s...more

Goodwin

The Bitter and the Sweet: Expanded CFIUS Authorities over Foreign Investment in U.S. Businesses

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On January 17, 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury published long-awaited regulations that substantially implement the balance of new authorities under which the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States...more

Dentons

Variable Capital Company – New Entity launched to attract new Funds to Singapore

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Singapore has launched the Variable Capital Company framework with effect from 15 January 2020 in a bid to attract more investment funds and foreign private capital to Singapore and encourage more fund managers to domicile...more

Robinson & Cole LLP

Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Insider - January 2020 #3

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FBI Warns of Retaliatory Cyber-Attack from Iran - The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is warning of a heightened likelihood of Iranian cyber-attacks following the escalation of tension between the U.S. and Iran. This...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

CFIUS’ Final Rules: Broader Reach, Narrow Exceptions and Foretelling Future Change

On January 13, 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury (Treasury), on behalf of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS or the Committee), issued two sets of final regulations implementing the...more

Hogan Lovells

A welcome red packet – Hong Kong court recognises mainland Chinese administrators for first time

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Just in time for Chinese New Year, a Hong Kong court has taken a major step forward in the developing law on cross-border insolvency by recognising a mainland Chinese liquidation for the first time. ...more

Thomas Fox

The Astros Cheating Scandal and Compliance – Part 3: Compliance Lessons

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I am in the midst of a multi-part exploration of the Major League Baseball (MLB) investigation into allegations that the Houston Astros engaged in a multi-year scheme to steal signs and signals from opposing teams. MLB issued...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

SEC Staff Issues Disclosure Guidance on International Intellectual Property and Technology Risks

In December 2019, the Division of Corporation Finance (Staff) of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published new "CF Disclosure Guidance: Topic No. 8" (Guidance) regarding disclosure obligations companies...more

Varnum LLP

The Trade War De-Escalates (for  Now): US Finalizes a Phase One Trade Deal with China

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On January 15, 2020 U.S. President Trump and China's Vice Premier Liu He signed a new Phase One deal (The Economic and Trade Agreement Between The United States and The People's Republic of China) whereby, in exchange for...more

Dentons

Canadian Securities Administrators Seek Comment on “Access Equals Delivery” Model

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On January 9, 2020, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) published CSA Consultation Paper 51-405 Consideration of an Access Equals Delivery Model for Non-Investment Fund Reporting Issuers (CP 51-405). In connection...more

Morgan Lewis

UK Court of Appeal Upholds Injunction Following Breach of Strike Ballot Rules

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Royal Mail has successfully persuaded the United Kingdom’s Court of Appeal to uphold an injunction halting plans for a Christmas strike by postal service workers due to alleged breaches of the procedural requirements for...more

Hogan Lovells

DDTC issues FAQs on defense services provided by U.S. persons abroad

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On 6 January 2020, the State Department's Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) issued new frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding the registration and licensing requirements under the International Traffic in Arms...more

Dentons

Trump Impeachment Inquiry: Recent developments and what’s happening this week - January 2020

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On January 15, 2020, the House of Representatives delivered the two articles of impeachment to the Senate, triggering a series of events that will culminate with the Senate impeachment trial beginning in earnest on Tuesday,...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Financial Daily Dose 1.17.2020 | Top Story: Senate Passes USMCA by Wide Margin to Update NAFTA

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While there’s plenty of other business afoot in D.C. these days, it also happens to have been a pretty big week for trade deals. A day after Phase One with China was inked, the Senate overwhelmingly approved a revised...more

Butler Snow LLP

2019 Developments and Trends in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) & Global Anti-Corruption Efforts, Part 3 of 3

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Previously we introduced you to the FCPA and provided updates about the positive international trends in anti-corruption legislation; efforts to punish and deter bribery; the Organization for Economic Cooperation and...more

Jones Day

Vital Signs: Digital Health Law Update | Winter 2020

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NOTE FROM THE EDITORS - Welcome to the first issue of "Vital Signs"—a refreshed and reframed revival of Jones Day's Digital Health Law Update, given our long-standing commitment, experience, and leadership in digital...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Day 3 Notes at the 2020 J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

CMI, CMMI, and Changing the Consumer Experience in the U.S. and China - Case Mix Index: Sitting in multiple hospital, payor and physician organization presentations at the J.P. Morgan healthcare conference this year, it is...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

UPDATED: China Trade War Scorecard: Keeping Track of Tariffs

With round after round of tariffs on Chinese goods, announcements, removals, exclusions, delays, increases and, of course, tweets regarding all of the above, it can be easy to get lost on where, exactly, things stand with...more

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