Butler Snow LLP
When I first read about the changes to the United States Department of Justice's official guidance on its long-standing "Evaluation of Corporate Compliance Programs,"...
On July 3, 2020, the Department of Justice ("DOJ") and the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") published a second edition of the "Resource Guide to the Foreign ...
"A California judge said Monday the Communications Decency Act likely shields Twitter from a lawsuit demanding that the company apply...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Seyfarth's ADA statistics were referenced in a July 6 story from Built In, "Inclusive design takes many, many forms."
In the second installment of Mintz's multi-part series addressing common questions relating to establishing a new enterprise, Sam Effron and Sebastian Lucier discuss the issuance of...
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
On June 23, the SEC's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) released a risk alert (the Risk Alert) that identified three general areas of deficiencies.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
The SEC adopted a final rule amending the application process for funds seeking exemptive relief under the Investment Company Act.
San Diego – July 6, 2020 – Cooley advised Sazerac on its agreement to buy the Paul Masson Grande Amber Brandy brand, related inventory and interests in certain contracts from Constellation Brands
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
GAO surveyed institutional investors on environmental, social and governmental ("ESG") disclosures.
Holland & Knight
Once the court finds that oppression and/or a breach of fiduciary duty has occurred, it has to determine a remedy.
In mid-June, a large group of nonprofits, socially responsible investors, labor unions and others submitted a letter to SEC Chair Jay Clayton...
Folger Law Firm
With the end of the stay-at-home restrictions in sight, many businesses have hung up their much welcome "We're Open" signs.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
The uncertainty and market disruption stemming from the COVID-19 crisis has had a severe impact on private equity in Europe.
On May 20, 2020, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed the Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act ("Act")
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Dallas, Texas (July 7, 2020) - As we discussed in a previous client alert, in June 2019, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
On June 23, 2020, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE)
US reporting companies that are planning or have completed a significant acquisition of a business may be required to file separate target financial statements and related pro forma financial statements
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On June 22, 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court resolved a critical question left unanswered since its decision in Kokesh v. SEC, 137 S. Ct. 1635 (2017)—whether, and to what extent, the U.S...
Bowditch & Dewey
If the existence of systemic racism was not evident to you before 2020, the killing of George Floyd by the police and the staggering disproportionate number of people of color dying...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Is the Prince of Wales a government official? Are his brothers? Are Saudi princes? Does it matter if the "royal" is in the line of succession (or for Saudi princes, amongst those eligible to ascend...