New Protocol to Barbados-China Double Tax Agreement Enters Into Force

New amendments to the Barbados-China double tax agreement affect companies using-or planning to use-Barbados holding companies to invest in China. McDermott Will & Emery has a strategic alliance with MWE China Law Offices , a separate law firm based in Shanghai. This China Law Alert was...

Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Legal Alert: NAIC Releases Draft White Paper on Corporate Governance; At Odds With Existing Bodies of U.S. Law

By Earl Zimmerman, Partner, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP This Legal Alert addresses the “ White Paper on High-Level Corporate Governance Principles for Use in U.S. Insurance Regulation ” ( click the link to download), which was exposed for comment at the Spring NAIC Meeting in...

Insurance Regulatory Update - Holding Company Supervision, Designation of Prudential Financial as Being "Too Big to Fail," Principle-Based Reserving and Captives

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners ("NAIC") 2013 Summer National Meeting, which was held in late August, saw a continuation of the debate over major insurance regulatory reforms. The first of these reforms involves supervision (regulation) of insurance and non-insurance entities...