Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
On October 13, 2020, the European Commission published a call for contributions to determine if and how EU competition policy can better support the European Green Deal.
The Situation: In Australia, the Takeovers Panel ("Panel") is the primary forum for hearing disputes in relation to takeover bids and other corporate control transactions
During the better part of 2020, the federal government has injected an unprecedented level of stimulus into the Australian economy in an attempt to mitigate the economic impact of COVID-19
"Safe harbors" in the Bankruptcy Code designed to insulate non-debtor parties to financial contracts from the consequences that normally ensue when a counterparty files for bankruptcy
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York recently added some weight to the majority rule on a hot-button issue for claims traders
On June 22, 2020, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ("FERC") issued an order concluding that FERC and the U.S. bankruptcy courts have concurrent jurisdiction
On August 11, 2020, a Credit Derivatives Determinations Committee for EMEA ("DC") unanimously determined that the chapter 15 filing by British retailer Matalan triggered a Bankruptcy Credit Event
"Cramdown" chapter 11 plans, under which a bankruptcy court confirms a plan over the objection of a class of creditors, are relatively common. Less common are the subset of cramdown plans
The practice of conferring "derivative standing" on official creditors' committees to assert claims on behalf of a bankruptcy estate in cases where the debtor or a bankruptcy
On June 25, 2020, the new UK Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act ("Act") became law after it was given Royal Assent by Queen Elizabeth II.
Courts sometimes disagree over whether provisions in a borrower's organizational documents designed to prevent the borrower from filing for bankruptcy are enforceable as a matter of federal
The EMEA Determinations Committee's recent bankruptcy determination involving Selecta CDS provides additional insight on the types of chapter 15 filings that are likely to trigger Credit Events.
Environmental, social, and governance ("ESG") investing has captured the attention (and dollars) of more institutional investors each year and continues to grow exponentially
The Securities and Exchange Commission announced an open meeting will be held on October 28, 2020 during which the SEC will consider whether to adopt rules and related amendments...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On October 20, 2020, in response to the continued health and economic hardships faced by New York business owners due to the COVID-19 pandemic...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The CDC continues to expand its guidance on the potential routes of COVID-19 transmission.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The emergency leave provided by Congress in March 2020 at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic is starting to run out for many employees whose children's schools are still closed.
Pryor Cashman LLP
Pryor Cashman client David Gordon Green secured a deal with UCP, a Universal Studio Group division, and Seth MacFarlane's Fuzzy Door to turn the classic 1977 action comedy...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Should every person convicted of three felonies get the maximum possible sentence without possibility of parole even if his or her offenses were nonviolent? That's the law in Mississippi...
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
Wilson Elser's 2020 Data Privacy Compendium is a primer for businesses as they consider this complex and evolving area of compliance. Keeping pace with the applicable regulatory bodies, such as