Contingency Planning in the Absence of a
memorandum first explains the July 16, 2011 problem that will arise because the
Dodd-Frank derivatives legislation (Title VII of the statute) goes into effect
without either a ready...
At the risk of stating the obvious, fighting and prosecuting health care fraud are top priorities for the Federal Government, and the False Claims Act ("FCA") is its weapon of choice in the battle. In a speech in June, Stuart...
On August 11, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit granted a petition by Kellogg Brown & Root, Inc. (“KBR”) for a writ of mandamus in order to protect KBR’s assertion of attorney-client privilege over its prior internal...
headline "More responsible businesses can foster more
growth in Europe", the European
Commission (the "Commission") unveiled proposals for directives
to amend several legislative measures on 25
On June 23, 2011, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4, in an
opinion by Chief Justice Roberts, that a Bankruptcy Judge lacked constitutional
authority to issue a final ruling on state law counterclaims by a debtor
against a claimant. This is the latest round...
interest entity' structure (the 'VIE Structure') has been the
investment structure of choice for
foreign investors to navigate through
the grey areas of PRC
law on foreign
direct investment ('FDI'...
Services Authority ("FSA") has confirmed
that MF Global
UK Limited ("MF Global UK")
has entered the Special Administration
Regime created under the Investment
Bank Special Administration Regulations...