IMPACT OF US TAX REFORM
CHIINA'S NEW ANTITRUST REGIME
2018 PROXY SEASON
REGULATING DIGITAL HEALTH
REGULATORY CHANGES TO CRYPTOCURRENCY
CROSS-BORDER ESTATE PLANNING
Latin America Dispute Resolution Update – The Latest Developments in Cross-Border Disputes Involving the US and Latin America
In this issue, we examine a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision regarding the level of deference U.S. courts must afford to a foreign sovereign’s interpretation of its own laws, a recent arbitration award issued against Venezuela’s national oil and gas company, and developments surrounding the expansion of China’s “One Belt, One Road” Initiative to Latin America, among other topics.
Cooperation and the Risk of Privilege Waiver in Government Investigations
A recent ruling in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida fraud case Securities and Exchange Commission v. Sandoval Herrera underscores the challenges companies face in seeking to balance the preservation of legal privileges with complete cooperation with government authorities.
The Role of Contemporaneous Documents in EC Competition Law
Recent cases have highlighted the European Commission's increasing reliance on companies' internal documents, in both merger control review and investigations.