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2015 | International Comparative Legal Guide to: Business Crime 2015 | Ryan D. Junck
This article appeared in the 2015 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Business Crime 2015; published by Global Legal Group Ltd., London.
This article appeared in the 2015 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Business Crime; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London.
October 2014 | Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP | Patrick Fitzgerald, Marc S. Gerber, Stuart D. Levi, Timothy A. Miller, Timothy G. Reynolds, Michael Y. Scudder, Jessica N. Cohen, James S. Talbot, Joshua F. Gruenspecht
In this edition of our Privacy & Cybersecurity Update, we look at a number of important developments, including a key amendment to California's data protection law, President Obama's recent executive order regarding secure payment processing by the government, an FTC warning about executive liability for privacy violations, the FCC's entry in the data privacy enforcement arena and a request from the New York Department of Financial Services for vendor cybersecurity information from banks.
In June, the SEC issued a guidance update on the application of the custody rule of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 to special purpose vehicles and escrow accounts. The update provides guidance regarding when an adviser must treat an SPV as a separate client and provides some relief from the application of the custody rule to escrow accounts used in connection with the sale of a portfolio company.
October 2014 | Activist Insight | Pascal Bine, Lorenzo Corte, Armand W. Grumberg, Michael E. Hatchard, Scott C. Hopkins, Matthias Horbach, Stephan Hutter, Karyl Nairn QC, Anke C. Sessler, Scott V. Simpson, Lutz Zimmer, Gregoire Bertrou
The role of shareholders in managing corporations has come into focus since the global financial crisis and subsequent recessions in Europe.
Over the last month, the Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued four letters providing exemptive, no-action and interpretative relief to commodity pool operators (CPO) on a variety of issues, including relief concerning delegation of CPO registration and public marketing restrictions.