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Hodgson Russ LLP

Proposed US Residence-Based Taxation

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US citizens living abroad are subject to very complex information reporting rules and filing requirements each year. US citizens, regardless of where they reside, are required to file a US income tax return each year and...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

CBPR System Grows with Entry of Australia and Chinese Taipei

2018 saw two new members of APEC’s Cross Border Privacy Rules (CBPR) system: Australia and Chinese Taipei. They join the US, Mexico, Canada, Japan, South Korea and Singapore...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Cross-Border Investigations Update - January 2019

This issue of Skadden’s semiannual Cross-Border Investigations Update takes a close look at recent cases, regulatory activity and other key developments, including DOJ guidance on the use of corporate monitors in criminal...more

Littler

Nueva política migratoria sobre restructuración del Instituto Nacional de Migración (INM).

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El pasado 19 de diciembre de 2018, Olga Sánchez Cordero, Secretaria de Gobernación, en conjunto con el Comisionado del Instituto Nacional de Migración (INM), Tonatiuh Guillén López dieron a conocer el Programa de Política...more

Proskauer Rose LLP

UK Tax Round Up - December 2018

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UK Developments - Taxpayer succeeds in judicial review case against HMRC - On 22 November 2018, the Upper Tribunal published its decision on the judicial review case of R. (on the application of Vacation Rentals (UK)...more

Littler

New Immigration Policy Program Seeks to Restructure Mexico's National Institute of Migration

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On December 19, 2018, Mexico's Secretary of Interior and the Commissioner of the National Institute of Migration (“INM” for its acronym in Spanish) announced the “Migration Policy Program 2018-2024,” an initiative to...more

King & Spalding

European Union To Push Ahead With Cross-Border Evidence Law

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In a move which has drawn fire from industry and civil-liberties groups, the European Union (“EU”) is moving forward with a bill to enable law enforcement authorities to access digital evidence held by private companies in...more

Jones Day

Jones Day Global Privacy & Data Security Update | Vol. 20

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UNITED STATES - Regulatory—Policy, Best Practices, and Standards - NIST Releases Internal Report Regarding IoT Cybersecurity - In September, the National Institute of Standards and Technology ("NIST") released a draft...more

Jones Day

Proposed Amendments to Chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code

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On August 20, 2018, the National Bankruptcy Conference (the "NBC") submitted a letter (the "Letter") to representatives of the House Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform and the House Committee on the Judiciary that proposed...more

Jones Day

Foreign Investment in France: Strengthening Control and Extending Strategic Sectors Under PACTE Law and New Decree

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The Situation: In the context of strengthening the control of foreign investments, particularly at the European level, the French Parliament intends to deepen control procedures and broaden the scope of authorization of...more

Kobre & Kim

U.S. Enforcement Against the PRC: Preparing for the Next Wave

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In recent weeks, the U.S. government made its intentions clear: it will investigate and prosecute PRC-based companies and individuals that it believes employ illegal tactics to compete with U.S. companies in key sectors. ...more

Hogan Lovells

Developments in financial services arbitration: Revision of the IDSA arbitration guide

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International arbitration is increasingly recognized as the preferred dispute resolution mechanism for cross-border derivative transactions. The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) originally...more

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Chapter 15 Recognition of Third-Party Releases in Cross-Border Restructurings

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A recent chapter 15 decision by Judge Martin Glenn of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (the “Bankruptcy Court”) suggests that third-party releases susceptible to challenge or rejection...more

American Conference Institute (ACI)

[Event] 13th Forum on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act - January 30th - 31st, Houston, TX

The 13th annual FCPA Houston Forum has become the premier anti-corruption compliance event for local industry due the caliber of expert speakers, seniority of delegates and complexity of legal and compliance issues...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Canadian Confidential: Mandatory Data Breach Notifications under PIPEDA

While businesses and consumers were all agog to see the latest variation of the California Consumer Privacy Act passed earlier this year, Canada quietly introduced its latest permutation to the Personal Information Protection...more

Hogan Lovells

No deal Brexit and Copyright – Part 1: Broadcasting and online content services

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On 26 October 2018, the UK government published a draft version of a statutory instrument (Copyright SI) and explanatory note together with guidance issued by the UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO) which explain the...more

Hogan Lovells

First insolvency proceedings opened held to have priority, with consequences regarding managers’ liability (Com. 7 févr. 2018,...

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The Recast Insolvency Regulation 2015/848 governs cross-border insolvency proceedings within the European Union. It provides in particular for the opening of the main proceedings by the jurisdiction of the member state where...more

Hogan Lovells

The time is now: EIOPA calls for action to ensure service continuity

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Following its Opinion on 21 December 2017, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA), yesterday (5th November) issued a call to action to ensure service continuity in cross-border insurance....more

Morrison & Foerster LLP

How the UK Government's “No Deal Brexit” Planning Impacts Cross-Border Restructuring and Insolvency in the UK

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English law restructuring and insolvency tools are used to implement financial restructurings and the external administration of foreign companies. The attractiveness of the English tools and legal system is highlighted by...more

Jones Day

Bill Preparing for a "Hard" Brexit Presented in French Parliament

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The Situation: The French government has presented a new bill in order to prepare for a "Hard" Brexit scenario. The Result: If the United Kingdom leaves the European Union in March 2019 without an overall deal—or with a...more

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Pillsbury’s Post-Election Outlook

The 2018 Midterm Election played out as most poll forecasters speculated. Although several races have yet to be decided, Republicans have retained control of the Senate, but lost at least 29 seats, allowing the Democrats to...more

Foley & Lardner LLP

The Impact of a No-Deal Brexit Outcome

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On October 17, 2018, politicians expected to finalize Brexit terms at a 24-hour summit of European Union leaders in Brussels. Had things gone to plan, a special one-off meeting in November was all that remained to sign the...more

Allen & Overy LLP

CFTC Chairman Giancarlo White Paper: Cross-Border Swaps Regulation Version 2.0

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On Monday, October 1, Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (the CFTC) J. Christopher Giancarlo released Cross-Border Swaps Regulation Version 2.0, a white paper (the White Paper) which calls for dramatic...more

White & Case LLP

The Role of the English Courts Post Brexit: Emerging Challengers?

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London has long been a hub for cross-border commercial litigation. The prevalence of English law, the size of the London legal market, the calibre of the English judiciary, and even London's geography, amongst many other...more

Hogan Lovells

Practical tips on arbitrating intellectual property disputes

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While traditionally resolved through litigation, parties are now increasingly referring their disputes concerning an intellectual property right (IPR) to arbitration, especially in cases where there is a cross border element....more

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