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  • CFTC Adopts Permanent $8 Billion Threshold for Swap Dealer De Minimis Exception
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Mark D. Young, Maureen A. Donley, Jonathan Marcus, Theodore M. Kneller, Shekida A. Smith
  • Activist Investing in Europe 2018
    Activist Insight
    Lorenzo Corte, Armand W. Grumberg, Holger Hofmeister, Scott C. Hopkins, Matthias Horbach, Francois Barriere

    In this report, attorneys from Skadden's European offices provide an overview of the state of activism in the U.K., Germany, France and Italy. Thus far in 2018, the number of activist campaigns in most markets has declined slightly, while the value of activists' stakes has increased significantly.

  • US Terminates All Remaining Sanctions Relief Under Iran Nuclear Deal
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Jamie L. Boucher, Eytan J. Fisch, Lindsey F. Randall, Joydeep Sengupta, Javier A. Urbina, Gregory Vianesi
    The U.S. has reimposed all remaining nuclear-related sanctions against Iran that it had previously lifted in connection with the implementation of the Iran nuclear deal. These measures target a range of Iranian actors, certain categories of goods and services involving Iran, and specific sectors of Iran's economy. The Trump administration has indicated that it will fully enforce the sanctions that are now in effect.