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|SEC Holds Cybersecurity Roundtable|
Ari Z. Moskowitz; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
April 1, 2014, previously published on March 31, 2014The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) held a Cybersecurity Roundtable discussion in Washington, DC Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at which representatives from the government and private sector, including publicly held corporations, market exchanges, investment advisors, and...
|All Change Please? - New UK Competition Regime Comes Into Effect|
Becket McGrath, Trupti Reddy; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
April 1, 2014, previously published on April 1, 2014After four years of preparation, the new UK competition regime comes fully into effect today (1 April). The most visible change is the creation of a new unitary competition authority, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). While the CMA was formally established six months ago, today marks its...
|International Insurance Relations (G) Committee Spring NAIC Meeting|
Zachary N. Lerner; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
April 1, 2014, previously published on March 31, 2014The International Insurance Relations (G) Committee (the “Committee”) Spring NAIC Meeting focused primarily on providing updates to efforts made in the international sphere by the NAIC. Commissioner Consedine of Pennsylvania gave an update on the International Association of Insurance...
|Rector Report has NAIC Moving Forward on PBR|
Zachary N. Lerner; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
March 25, 2014, previously published on March 24, 2014On February 17, 2014, the NAIC Principle-Based Reserving Implementation (EX) Task Force opened for comment a report by Rector & Associates, Inc. (the “Rector Report”) regarding reserve financing transactions. The Rector Report includes a recommendation of Rector & Associates,...
|FCC Issues Decision on Cable Systems Pay-By-Phone Convenience Charges, Rates for “Basic-Only” Equipment Rates, and Unbundling of Service and Equipment Rates|
Seth A. Davidson, Arthur H. Harding; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
March 24, 2014, previously published on March 2014For the first time in several years, the Federal Communications Commission’s Media Bureau has issued a decision resolving a cable operator’s appeal of a local order regulating the cable operator’s rates. The appeal, which was brought by Comcast, addressed nearly identical rate...
|March 2014 Pooling Results in Lower SBIC Debenture Rate|
Alan B. Roth, Tamer Tullgren; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
March 24, 2014, previously published on March 21, 2014 The March 2014 pooling of Small Business Investment Company (“SBIC”) debentures was priced at 3.191%. This most recent semi-annual pricing of SBIC debentures is a reduction from the September 2013 pooling, which was priced at 3.644%.
|SEC Announces Initiative for Self-Reporting Municipal Continuing Disclosure Non-Compliance|
Richard A. Manley, Michael H. Meidinger, Walter J. St. Onge; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
March 20, 2014, previously published on March 2014On March 10, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced a new self-reporting initiative for issuers and underwriters of municipal securities. The so-called Municipalities Continuing Disclosure Cooperation Initiative (the “MCDC Initiative”) offers potentially favorable...
|Massachusetts Appeals Court Finds That Policyholder’s Misrepresentations Limit Coverage|
Alexander G. Henlin; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
March 20, 2014, previously published on March 18, 2014The Massachusetts Appeals Court has upheld a lower-court judgment severely limiting the amount of coverage available to a motor vehicle policyholder, writing that the policyholder’s failure to control who operated the car constituted a misrepresentation that invalidated coverage even in the...
|Talks on the Draft EU Data Protection Regulation Regain Momentum|
Sarah Pearce, Kathryn Whitfield; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
March 18, 2014, previously published on March 14, 2014On Wednesday 12 March 2014, European Parliament (Parliament) voted in plenary in favour of the European Commission’s draft EU Data Protection Regulation (the Regulation). The vote confirmed Parliament’s strong support of the decisions made previously at committee level by the Civil...
|The Court of Appeal Says that Contractual Terms Limiting or Excluding Recoverable Damages Do Not Preclude Applicants for Interim Injunctive Relief from Arguing that Damages are Not an Adequate Remedy|
Ellen Hughes-Jones, Akash Sachdeva; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
March 18, 2014, previously published on March 2014The Court of Appeal has, in the case of AB and CD  EWCA Civ 229, recently had an opportunity to consider and address the proper approach to the grant of an interim injunction, in particular in relation to a claim for an alleged breach of contract where the contract contained a provision which...