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K&L Gates LLP

Matrix of Changes to the 2020 Global Investment Performance Standards

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K&L Gates financial services lawyers devised the matrix to provide a side-by-side comparison of the final Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS) for 2020 and the draft standards proposed in August. GIPS are the...more

Thompson Coburn LLP

Why service level agreements are key for provider longevity and customer satisfaction

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SLAs — or “service level agreements” — are agreements between a service provider and a customer that provide objective standards of performance for the specific services. SLAs are widely used in virtually all procurement...more

K&L Gates LLP

2020 GIPS® Standards Market Impact and Views from the Inside

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AGENDA - • Overview of the GIPS Standards • Goals of the CFA Institute for the 2020 GIPS Standards • Material Changes to the GIPS Standards • Changes from the 2010 edition to 2020 edition • Changes from the Exposure...more

Hogan Lovells

EU Advocate General Opinion in Spedidam: rights of performers

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On 16 May 2019, the CJEU Advocate General delivered his opinion in Spedidam, following the request for a preliminary ruling from the French Supreme Court on whether the French legal framework allowing the French National...more

K&L Gates LLP

A First Look at the CFA Institute’s Final 2020 GIPS Standards

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On June 28, 2019, the CFA Institute published the 2020 edition of the Global Investment Performance Standards (the “2020 Standards”). The Global Investment Performance Standards (“GIPS”) are voluntary ethical standards that...more

LawVision

Top Workplace Cultures see Top and Bottom Line Growth

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Employees who work in constructive workplace cultures understand what is expected of them, feel empowered to do their jobs well, tend to effectively meet their objectives, and feel recognized for their contributions. The best...more

Opportune LLP

Total Shareholder Return Plans: Accounting Implications & Valuation Assumptions

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The use of total shareholder return (“TSR”) plans as a form of performance-based compensation continues to grow in popularity as energy companies look for more efficient ways to match executive pay with performance....more

Fisher Phillips

How To Build A Respectful Workplace In Your Dealership

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There is honor and dignity in work. Successful dealerships understand this axiom and build workplaces where their employees are respected. As a result, they experience lower employee turnover, less employment-related...more

Fisher Phillips

Nike Can’t Just Do It – Court Denies Company’s Request To Dismiss Pay Equity Class Action

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An Oregon federal court just shot down Nike Inc.’s request to dismiss a pay equity class action claim fronted by four current and former Nike executives. In her February 26 ruling, a federal magistrate judge recommended that...more

Hogan Lovells

New Year: New Legal Purpose Requirements

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From 2019, many of the world's largest companies will have to report on business purpose and impact alongside the usual financial statements due to the new UK Corporate Governance Code....more

K&L Gates LLP

The Exposure Draft of the 2020 GIPS Standards: What You Need to Know

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An engaging discussion that focuses on the upcoming release of the Exposure Draft of the 2020 GIPS standards. Please see full presentation below for more information....more

Ark Group

Trends in Partner Underperformance

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This extract taken from Ark Group’s Tackling Partner Underperformance 2nd Edition – Authored by Nick Jarrett-Kerr examines the background and trends, including how all firms have a performance curve resulting in the firm...more

Hayse LLC

Thankful for Accountable Law Firm Leaders

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As we approach the the long Thanksgiving holiday I’m reflecting on my appreciation for law firm leaders who are accountable and drive a culture around that standard. Somewhere along the line the idea of being held...more

K&L Gates LLP

A Face-Lift for GIPS: CFA Institute Publishes Proposed Revisions to the GIPS Standards in the GIPS 2020 Exposure Draft

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Sections: - Executive Summary - Material Changes Proposed by the Exposure Draft - Effect of the Proposed Revisions Certain Investment Managers and Transactions - Executive Summary - On August 30, 2018 the CFA...more

K&L Gates LLP

A First Look at GIPS 2020

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On August 30, 2018, the CFA Institute released for public comment the GIPS 2020 Exposure Draft (the “Exposure Draft”). The Exposure Draft reflects significant changes to the current Global Investment Performance Standards...more

Hogan Lovells

Call for Evidence on EPCs

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On Thursday 26 July 2018, the government published a Call for Evidence on Energy Performance Certificates.  The deadline for responding is 19 October 2018.  ...more

Pierce Atwood LLP

Pine Tree Development Zone Program Extended

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On July 4, 2018, Maine passed a law to extend the state’s Pine Tree Development Zone (PTDZ) program for three years. ...more

Farrell Fritz, P.C.

First Department Rejects Kesha’s Proposed Counterclaims Seeking to Terminate Contracts With Dr. Luke

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In a recent decision handed down just a couple of days ago, the Appellate Division, First Department affirmed Justice Kornreich’s denial of singer and songwriter Kesha Sebert’s (“Kesha”) motion for leave to file second...more

Holland & Knight LLP

Amtrak Performance Rules Won’t be Revived

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• The Supreme Court declines to review a lower court ruling that the Surface Transportation Board cannot assume regulatory authority that Congress unconstitutionally delegated to the Federal Railroad Administration and...more

Pullman & Comley - Connecticut Health Law

New Home Health Rules Effective in January 2018—Some Traps for the Unwary

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have issued new Conditions of Participation (CoP) for home health agencies (HHA) that are effective January 13, 2018. The CoP were originally scheduled to take effect on...more

Foley & Lardner LLP

Time to Think About Holiday Bonuses

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Halloween has passed and we are now squarely approaching the holiday season. While this time of year brings many good things, it can also bring unwanted headaches for employers wanting to spread some “holiday cheer,”...more

Foley & Lardner LLP

So You Want to Give Your Employee a Bonus?

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There are many reasons employers give bonuses to employees. Bonuses are a motivator. They effectively reward past contributions. Bonuses also allow employers to provide additional compensation to the workforce on a one-time...more

Hogan Lovells

UK MHRA Issues New Guidance on Human Factors and Usability Engineering for Medical Devices

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The UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has published new guidance on taking human factors into account when designing medical devices and ensuring that they meet the essential safety and performance...more

Pullman & Comley, LLC

ALERT: HHA's Should Make Use of Delay in New Medicare Rules

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Now that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have published a Final Rule delaying the effective date of the revised Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoP) for home health agencies (HHAs) until January 13,...more

Ropes & Gray LLP

Value-based health care: issues for pharmaceutical companies

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Michael Lampert, Ropes & Gray health care partner, discusses issues facing pharmaceutical companies with the move towards value-based health care models. __ When I think about developing a value-based program for...more

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