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China to Relax Joint Venture Requirements for Manufacturing

by Foley & Lardner LLP on

On Tuesday, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced a planned rollback of the manufacturing foreign ownership limits first set forth in the 1990s, which require that manufacturing operations in China be at least 50% Chinese...more

[Webinar] Entrepreneurial Center and Women's Business Center: Teaming for Success in the Federal Contracting World - April 27th,...

On April 27, we are hosting a webinar on teaming, joint ventures, and mentor protégé programs with the University of Hartford's Entrepreneurial Center and Women's Business Center presented by Cohen Seglias partner Maria...more

Court of Final Appeal extends time for First Media to challenge enforcement orders and judgment

by Hogan Lovells on

In Astro Nusantara International B.V. and Others v. PT First Media TBK [2018] HKCFA 12; FACV 14/2017 (11 April 2018), Hong Kong’s highest court the Court of Final Appeal (“CFA“) handed down its decision on 11 April 2018 in a...more

LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN: A Legal Guide for Business Investment and Expansion - Honduras

1 .What role does the government of Honduras play in approving and regulating foreign direct investment? The Honduran government has acknowledged that foreign direct investment is vital for the generation of economic...more

2018 Antitrust Annual Report

by Shearman & Sterling LLP on

Global law firm Shearman & Sterling publishes its sixth annual Antitrust Annual Report today. The 2018 Report discerns two key trends – a global resurgence of controls on foreign direct investment and the focus on ‘fairness’...more

Shareholder Oppression Requires More Than Denial of Access to Company Information

by Farrell Fritz, P.C. on

The family-owned business at the center of Vaccari v Vaccari, 2018 NY Slip Op 30546(U) [Sup Ct NY County Mar. 28, 2018], decided last month by veteran Manhattan Commercial Division Justice Eileen Bransten, is a classic...more

Strike Two for CFPB in Borders Case

by Ballard Spahr LLP on

A federal district court in Kentucky recently handed the CFPB its second defeat in the agency’s lawsuit against Borders & Borders PLC and the law firm’s principals by denying the CFPB’s motion for reconsideration. ...more

LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN: A Legal Guide for Business Investment and Expansion - Guatemala

1. What role does the government of Guatemala play in approving and regulating foreign direct investment? Guatemala’s government issued a law that regulates foreign investment. Such law establishes the terms and policies...more

No-Poach Agreements Targeted by Plaintiffs, Enforcement Agencies and Senators

by Pepper Hamilton LLP on

Agreements among companies to not hire each other’s workers are more risky than ever. The DOJ’s Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division, Makan Delrahim, stated on January 19 that the division has criminal cases...more

Spending Legislation Contains Long-Awaited Reforms for BDCs

by Proskauer Rose LLP on

On March 23, 2018, Congress passed and President Trump signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018, the omnibus spending bill to fund the federal government through September. The spending bill included the Small...more

LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN: A Legal Guide for Business Investment and Expansion - El Salvador

1. What role does the government of El Salvador play in approving and regulating foreign direct investment? The government of El Salvador promotes the foreign direct investment through the Agency for Promoting Export and...more

Warby’s Fast Food: Can Arby’s Take a Joke?

Maybe you’ve heard of Warby Parker. The eye wear company has become quite successful in a previously monolithic industry. But a tongue-in-cheek advertising effort for a new onion ring monacle might just cross the line into...more

Mexico’s Energy Industry: Round 3.1: Mexico Adds Another Success in Latest Shallow Water Tender

On March 27, 2018, the Comisión Nacional de Hidrocarburos (“CNH”) completed the Presentation and Opening of Bid Proposals for the First Tender of Round Three (“Round 3.1”), which was first announced on September 29, 2017....more

CFPB Loses Motion For Reconsideration In Borders Case: Its Next Steps May Provide Insight Into The Mulvaney Enforcement Strategy

by Foley & Lardner LLP on

Following Borders & Borders PLC’s (Borders) successful summary judgment motion last summer, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) filed a motion for reconsideration with the federal district court in...more

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

by Robins Kaplan LLP on

The US and South Korea have announced a deal to renegotiate their trade pact, with “South agreeing to reduce its steel exports and open its market to American cares” in exchange for an exemption from the White House’s steel...more

Implications for Chinese Investment in the US After Section 301 Report

by Morgan Lewis on

Section 301 provides the president with broad authority to implement new policies and procedures that could impact reviews of Chinese investment in the United States. The president could rely on the International Emergency...more

Farewell to Bernie Gunther: Managing Different Types of Business Venture Risk

by Thomas Fox on

The problem for companies is that they tend to treat business venture risk the same as third-party risk. They are different and must be managed differently....more

LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN A Legal Guide for Business Investment and Expansion - Dominican Republic

1 .What role does the government of the Dominican Republic play in approving and regulating foreign direct investment? The Dominican Republic offers outstanding advantages to foreign and national investors. The...more

Monsanto and Pairwise Announce R&D Collaboration to Accelerate Innovation in Agriculture with Gene Editing

by Bryan Cave on

Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) and Pairwise Plants (Pairwise), an agricultural startup, have announced a collaboration to advance agriculture research and development by leveraging gene-editing technology. Under the agreement,...more

LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN: A Legal Guide for Business Investment and Expansion - Costa Rica

1 .What role does the government of Costa Rica play in approving and regulating foreign direct investment? Costa Rica has long been recognized as a regional leader of social and economic development in Latin America. The...more

LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN: A Legal Guide for Business Investment and Expansion - Colombia

1 .What role does the government of Colombia play in approving and regulating foreign direct investment? Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Colombia is subject to registration with the Colombian Central Bank (Banco de la...more

Recent Debarments Highlight Growing Risk of Sanctions By Multilateral Development Banks

by Holland & Knight LLP on

• Companies that operate globally face substantial risks associated with activities funded by multilateral development banks (MDBs). • Several recent debarment actions by the World Bank highlight those risks. • To...more

Federal Contractors’ Guide To Small Business Administration Set-Aside Contracts, Size Standards, Size Protests, And Affiliation

by Fox Rothschild LLP on

The federal government sets aside a significant portion of its procurement dollars each year for purchasing goods and services from small businesses. Small business set-aside procurements and small business contract awards...more

The Case for Putting in Pre-Emption Buyout Articles in the Company’s Constitution

by Allen & Overy LLP on

Perennial (Capitol) Pte Ltd v Capitol Investment Holdings Pte Ltd [2018] SGCA 11 involved an application to wind up three companies, Capitol Investment Holdings Pte Ltd, Capitol Hotel Management Pte Ltd and Capitol Retail...more

SEC Settles FCPA Books and Records and Internal Controls Action

by Dorsey & Whitney LLP on

The SEC moved past virtual currencies for the moment, returning to a long established staple – the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The Commission filed a settled books and records action involving an Israeli based firm whose...more

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