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  • The DOJ’s Challenge to the AT&T/Time Warner Deal
    New York Law Journal
    Shepard Goldfein, James A. Keyte

    Shepard Goldfein and James Keyte discuss the DOJ's case against AT&T's proposed acquisition of Time Warner.

  • Corporate Finance Alert: Filing a New Form S-3? What You Need to Know About the New Revenue Recognition Standards
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Brian V. Breheny, Adrian J. S. Deitz, Rajeev P. Duggal, Ryan J. Dzierniejko, Z. Julie Gao, Michelle Gasaway, David J. Goldschmidt, Stephan Hutter, Thomas J. Ivey, Stacy J. Kanter, Laura A. Kaufmann Belkhayat, Jonathan Ko, Riccardo A. Leofanti, James A. McDonald, Andrea L. Nicolas, Gregg A. Noel, Michael J. Schwartz, Jonathan B. Stone, Danny Tricot, Pranav L. Trivedi, Yossi Vebman, Richard C. Witzel, Jr., Dwight S. Yoo, Michael J. Zeidel, Andrew J. Brady, Phyllis G. Korff
    The much-discussed new revenue recognition standards jointly issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) to harmonize revenue recognition standards between U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) will become effective for annual reporting periods beginning after December 15, 2017. Public companies should consider the impact the new standards will have on financial statements required in a registration statement on Form S-3 or Form F-3. This client alert explains the issues that companies planning to file a new Form S-3 or Form F-3 should consider if they have elected to adopt the new revenue recognition standard using the full retrospective transition method.
  • The Shareholders' Rights Under the EU Directive N. 2017/828
    Capital Finance
    Armand W. Grumberg, Francois Barriere