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OFAC Publishes Guidance on 10-Year Sanctions Violations Statute of Limitations

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On July 22, 2024, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) issued guidance addressing the April 2024 extension of the statute of limitations for sanctions violations from five years to 10...more

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Inadequately Reasoned Arbitral Award Not Enforced by Hong Kong Court

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In the case of A v B & ors [2024] HKCFI 751 (date of reasons for decision: 13 March 2024) the Hong Kong court set aside an order granted to enforce an arbitral award dated 25 August 2022 made by the sole arbitrator in an...more

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

New UK Consumer Laws on Fake Reviews, Subscription Contracts and Drip Pricing: Impact on US Businesses

In May of this year, the UK Government passed the Digital Markets, Competition and Consumers Act (DMCC) into law. The DMCC is wide-ranging and covers three key areas: consumer law, digital markets, and merger and antitrust...more

White & Case LLP

Foreign Private Issuers: Don’t Forget to Confirm Your FPI Status!

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As we enter the second half of the year, it is once again time for many foreign private issuers (“FPIs”) to complete their annual assessment of FPI status. The determination of whether an issuer is an FPI must be made as of...more

World Law Group

Doing Business in Kenya

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In World Law Group's Doing Business In Guide, member firms around the globe share how to successfully do business in their countries, key investment sectors, and what business opportunities are hot in the market right now. In...more

Jones Day

APAC ESG Update | Spring Quarter 2024

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This White Paper focuses on ESG developments through the Asia-Pacific (“APAC”) region since the start of 2024. For businesses present in the APAC region, as well as doing business there, it is imperative to be vigilant of...more

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United States Considers Deployment of its Military Contractors to Ukraine

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The US government could soon allow private US military contractors to operate in Ukraine to maintain and service weapons supplied by the United States (the “MC Policy”), according to a recent CNN news report. This type of...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

FTC and international networks reveal use of dark patterns in consumer apps and websites

On July 10, the FTC and two international consumer protection networks announced the results of its review of the websites and apps that may use dark patterns to obtain privacy consent from consumers. The review covered 642...more

Jones Day

EU Gigabit Infrastructure Act Paves Way for More Access to Physical Infrastructures and Potential Further Deregulation of Telecom...

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The Situation: The European Parliament and Council approved the Gigabit Infrastructure Act ("GIA") on 29 April 2024. The GIA replaces Directive 2014/61/EU. The GIA is a regulation which is directly applicable and binding in...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Trekking Through Compliance, Episode 53: Ethical Lessons from The Ultimate Computer

In this episode of Trekking Through Compliance, we consider the episode The Ultimate Computer, which aired on March 8, 1968, and occurred on Star Date 4729.4. The Enterprise is ordered to be part of a test of the new M5...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Innovation in Compliance - Commercial Real Estate and the Housing Crisis - Part 2: Inflation, Future of Interest Rates and...

There is not much I enjoy more than sitting down with some of the most innovative thinkers on an issue. I recently had the opportunity to do so on a topic I have been thinking about for some time: the commercial real estate...more

Bennett Jones LLP

Amendments to Canada’s Export Control List: Addition of Quantum Computing and Advanced Semiconductors

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On July 20, 2024, an Order Amending Canada’s Export Control List (ECL) (SOR/2024-112, or the Order) came into effect. This amendment adds five new controls under Item 5506 of the ECL, extending Canada's export regulation of...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Compliance Tip of the Day: The Fair Process Doctrine

Welcome to “Compliance Tip of the Day,” the podcast where we bring you daily insights and practical advice on navigating the ever-evolving landscape of compliance and regulatory requirements. Whether you’re a seasoned...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Great Women in Compliance: Jane Norberg – What’s New with Whistleblowing

In today’s episode, Lisa Fine speaks with Jane Norberg, a partner at Arnold & Porter. Jane is also the former Chief of the Office of the Whistleblower at the SEC, and she is one of the people who built that office into what...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Compliance into the Weeds: Major Cybersecurity Incidents and Regulatory Challenges

The award-winning, Compliance into the Weeds is the only weekly podcast that takes a deep dive into a compliance-related topic, literally going into the weeds to more fully explore a subject. Looking for some hard-hitting...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Daily Compliance News: July 24, 2024 – The Menendez Resigns Edition

Welcome to the Daily Compliance News. Each day, Tom Fox, the Voice of Compliance, brings you compliance-related stories to start your day. Sit back, enjoy a cup of morning coffee and listen to the Daily Compliance News. All...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Cadwalader Climate - July 2024 #3

This week, we discuss the first settlement between a state and a group of young plaintiffs who claimed that their government’s inadequate climate policies violated their constitutional right to a healthy environment. We...more

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

EC Seeks Applications for Newly Established Technology Council for Advanced Materials

The European Commission (EC) launched a call on July 5, 2024, for applications for members of the new Technology Council for Advanced Materials. According to the Directorate General (DG) for Internal Market, Industry,...more

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Canada Imposes Export Controls on Quantum Computing and Advanced Semiconductor Technology

In a significant move, Canada has announced stringent export controls on certain quantum computing and advanced semiconductor technology under the Export and Import Permits Act (EIPA). Beginning on July 20, 2024, the export...more

Fisher Phillips

How Will the End of Chevron Deference Impact Multinational Employers? 4 Practical Tips

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The Supreme Court’s recent landmark ruling that gives employers a powerful tool to fight back against regulatory overreach will have a broad impact on just about every area of workplace law – and every industry. We’re looking...more

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Loan Origination Under AIFMD2: A Guide

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The revised Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD2) introduces new requirements for funds managed by EU-based alternative investment fund managers (AIFMs) that originate loans. Most of the requirements...more

Fisher Phillips

Motorola Wins Massive $407M Award in International Trade Secrets Dispute: 10 Tips for Employers to Protect Your Data

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A federal appeals court recently applied a U.S. trade secrets law to sales outside the country, finding that Motorola was entitled to $407 million in damages from a foreign competitor for trade secrets misappropriation. A...more

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Commerce Proposes Wide-Ranging Regulations for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Proceedings, With Reduced Court Deference...

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The U.S. Department of Commerce (“Commerce”) earlier this month proposed a set of wide-ranging revisions and additions to its regulations (i.e., the “Proposed Rule”) for antidumping and countervailing duty (“AD/CVD”)...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

OFAC Publishes Guidance on Extension of Statute of Limitations and Recordkeeping Requirements

On July 22nd, 2024, OFAC published a guidance document regarding the 21st Century Peace through Strength Act’s extension of the statute of limitations for civil and criminal violations of the International Emergency Economic...more

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Research Security Program Guidelines Have (Finally) Arrived

On July 9, 2024, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) released the long-awaited “Guidelines for Research Security Programs at Covered Institutions” (the Guidelines). The Guidelines are intended to...more

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