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Term and fee for registration of representative offices reduced (Ukrainian)

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On 2 November, 2019, Decree No. 893 of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine dated 23 October 2019 came into force, “On Some Issues of Registration of Representative Offices of Foreign Legal Entities in Ukraine” (the “Decree”)....more

Ropes & Gray LLP

Data & Behavioral Sciences - A new approach to risk management

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For years, companies’ risk mitigation efforts were typically reactive rather than proactive, involving policies and procedures rolled out by compliance departments to address regulatory shifts or new potential...more

Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics...

Iranian businessman jailed for sanctions violations

Report on Supply Chain Compliance 2, no. 22 (November 21, 2019) - Behzad Pourghannad, an Iranian citizen, was sentenced to 46 months in prison for illegally importing carbon fiber from the United States into Iran from 2008...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

European Commission Publishes EU Delegated Regulation Aligning KID Publication Requirements under PRIIPS Regulation

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A Commission Delegated Regulation amending secondary legislation supplementing the Packaged Retail and Insurance-Based Investment Products Regulation has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union. The...more

Dentons

Term and fee for registration of representative offices reduced

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On 2 November, 2019, Decree No. 893 of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine dated 23 October 2019 came into force, “On Some Issues of Registration of Representative Offices of Foreign Legal Entities in Ukraine” (the “Decree”)....more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Digital assets and estate planning

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Depending on who you believe, as many as three million bitcoins are currently “irretrievable” (approximately £20 billion worth at today’s prices). The most common reasons cited for this are lost retrieval codes (known as...more

Dentons

Prevention, suppression, detection and investigation of violations of competition law: practice and main trends

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In 2019, the Kazakhstan Competition Authority (“Competition Authority”) published reports on the state of competition in specific commodities markets and measures taken to limit monopolistic activity. The reports provide a...more

MERITAS - Law Firms Worldwide

Expanding Cannabis Operations in Latin America & The Caribbean: Guatemala

Medical Use: Medical use is not permitted. In October 2017 an unfavorable opinion was issued regarding an initiative of legalizing it for medical use. The opinion was issued by the Congress’ Health Committee. CBD products or...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

EU Single Resolution Board Launches Consultation on Expectations for Banks

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The Eurozone Single Resolution Board has launched a public consultation on its proposed “Expectations for Banks”, a draft document outlining best practice for banks in implementing resolution planning. The consultation is...more

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The UK Financial Conduct Authority’s continued focus on behavioural science and data-analytics

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In September 2019, a speech made by Matthew Miner, deputy assistant attorney general in the U.S. Department of Justice’s criminal division, announced that federal prosecutors will assess whether compliance officers make...more

Dentons

Update on the Private Security General Regulations 2019 annulment

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Further to our bulletin published on 17 July 2019, the Private Security (General) Regulations 2019 have been annulled by the Parliament of Kenya. On 19 November 2019 Parliament adopted the Report of the Committee on Delegated...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

GDPR Privacy FAQs: Which supervisory authorities have released guidance on compliance with European cookie laws?

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So far, the German, French and British supervisory authorities have released guidance specifically addressing cookies in 2019. The German guidance was published in April 2019...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

UK Information Commissioner’s Office Consults on Application of Powers under Proceeds of Crime Act

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The U.K. Information Commissioner’s Office, the U.K.’s independent body for the upholding of information rights in the public interest, has issued a consultation paper on proposals that it be granted investigative and other...more

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Foreign Investment 2020 (Part 4): Who’s In, Who’s Out, and Why It Matters

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This is the fourth in our multipart series of alerts addressing proposed regulations published in the Federal Register on September 24, 2019, for the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) to implement...more

Dentons

Food for thought? What the grounding of the Competition Bureau’s airline catering case means for competition compliance in Canada

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The supply of airline food might not be the first image that springs to mind when one considers potential competition issues facing Canada’s economy. Yet that market fell squarely into the sights of the federal Commissioner...more

Latham & Watkins LLP

FCA Warns Firms of Conduct Risk During LIBOR Transition

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The FCA has set out guidance for firms on how to manage conduct risk arising from the transition away from LIBOR to alternative benchmarks. Key Points: ..The FCA has set out its expectations for firms, from a conduct...more

Dentons

“Soft Opening” of Myanmar’s New Trade Mark Register (Japanese)

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Myanmar’s Trade Mark Act will be the first of the 4 new intellectual property legislation to be implemented and is expected to come into force in the middle of next year....more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

European Commission Publishes Commission Delegated Regulation Amending Auctioning Allowances Rules

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A Commission Delegated Regulation amending the EU Auctioning Regulation has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union. The Delegated Regulation will apply directly in all EU Member States from November 28,...more

Stinson LLP

EB-5 Immigrant Investment Program Regulatory and Judicial Update

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On November 21, 2019, the EB-5 "Immigrant Investor Program Modernization" became effective. This is the first significant EB-5 regulatory change instituted by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) since 1993....more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Vauxhall relieved to get back its bargain licence

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Manchester Ship Canal Co Ltd v Vauxhall Motors Ltd (formerly General Motors UK Ltd) 2019 - The Supreme Court considered whether, and in what circumstances, relief from forfeiture can be granted in respect of a licence....more

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Who Has Authority? Risks in Signing Contracts with Foreign Sovereigns

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Imagine your client, a real property owner, asks you to draft an enforceable agreement with the owner of the neighboring property. It seems relatively easy, right? Well, no, not if the neighboring property is owned by a...more

Dentons

Commercial Real Estate Newsletter - November 2019 (Dutch)

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Welcome to the autumn 2019 edition of the Commercial Real Estate Newsletter. In this issue again we cover a few interesting topics for you....more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Financial Daily Dose 11.22.2019 | Top Story: WeWork Cuts Nearly 20% of Global Workforce

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The first cuts from WeWork hit this week, and they’ll take the form of 2,400 employees around the world—some 20% of the struggling company’s workforce....more

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Data class actions in Europe and spotlights in Mexico, Russia and the U.S.

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The General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR) provides means to enforce provisions related to personal data processing by you as a data controller or data processor. It introduces collective actions everywhere in...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

EU Traders’ Holiday Cheer in Short Order

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The holiday season is nearly upon us, yet things in the trade world are not so jolly. The United Kingdom (UK) eked out a slight gain in the third quarter to avoid a recession. In the fourth quarter, the usual High Street...more

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