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  • CFTC and European Commission Make Progress on Cross-Border Agreements
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Mark D. Young, Maureen A. Donley, Elizabeth A. Mastrogiacomo, Shekida A. Smith

    On October 13, 2017, the CFTC announced two cross-border developments with the European Commission that take significant steps toward reconciling regulation of cross-border derivatives and cross-border entities generally.

  • SEC Proposes to Modernize Certain Disclosure Requirements
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Brian V. Breheny, Marc S. Gerber, Andrew J. Brady, Josh LaGrange, Caroline S. Kim, Justin A. Kisner, Emily Prezioso Walsh
    On October 11, 2017, the SEC proposed changes to modernize and simplify the disclosure items in Regulation S-K and related rules and forms. The move is part of the SEC's push to reduce costs and burdens on public companies while continuing to ensure all material information is provided to investors.
  • The Class Action Chronicle – Fall 2017
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Lauren E. Aguiar, John H. Beisner, Anthony J. Dreyer, Karen Hoffman Lent, Jessica D. Miller, Jason D. Russell, Michael Y. Scudder, Heather A. Lohman, Nina R. Rose, Geoffrey M. Wyatt, Brian Baggetta, Joshua P. Bussen, Kelsey M. Castleberry, Matthew E. Delgado, Catherine Fisher, Tim Grayson, Benjamin S. Halperin, Hillary A. Hamilton, Andrew M. Karp, Francisco A. Nagel, Kasonni Scales, Jordan M. Schwartz, Matthew Stein, Brenna L. Trout, Caroline Van Ness, Alston L. Walker

    This edition focuses on class certification and Class Action Fairness Act rulings issued between May 15, 2017, and August 15, 2017.