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  • DOJ Invokes Arbitration Option For Merger Review
    New York Law Journal
    Karen Hoffman Lent, Kenneth B. Schwartz
    Partners Karen Hoffman Lent and Kenneth Schwartz take a look at the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice's recent announcement that it will use arbitration, for the first time in more than 20 years, to settle its challenge of the proposed merger of two aluminum producers.
  • ISS Proposes Benchmark Policy Changes for 2020
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Brian V. Breheny, Marc S. Gerber, Andrew J. Brady, Hagen J. Ganem, Josh LaGrange, Ryan J. Adams, Blake M. Grady, Caroline S. Kim, Justin A. Kisner, Ariana M. Taylor
    Proxy advisory firm ISS has proposed changes to its benchmark voting policies to be applied for upcoming shareholder meetings. ISS is accepting comments on the proposed changes through October 18, 2019.
  • Hong Kong Regulatory Update – October 2019
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Christopher W. Betts, Paloma Wang, Antony Dapiran, Anthony Pang
    This edition provides an overview of key regulatory developments in the past three months relevant to companies listed (or planning to list) on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (HKEx) and their advisers. The update covers amendments to the Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on HKEx and announcements, guidance and enforcement-related news from HKEx and the Securities and Futures Commission, as well as other recent market developments.