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|View from London: The PSC Register|
Fiona Adams; Greenberg Traurig Maher LLP;
June 14, 2016, previously published on June 2, 2016As of April 6, 2016, UK companies and limited liability partnerships (LLPs) are now required to hold and maintain a register of people with significant control (the PSC Register). The PSC Register is primarily aimed at identifying and listing individuals with significant control over a UK company...
|E-Commerce in Europe: The Beginning of the End for Geo-blocking?|
Antoni Bolecki, Christoph Enaux, Simon Harms, Gillian Sproul, Hans Urlus; Greenberg Traurig Grzesiak sp.k.;
June 14, 2016, previously published on June 2, 2016On May 25, 2016, the European Commission (the Commission) published three legislative proposals designed to boost cross-border e-commerce within the European Union (the EU) that will have an imminent impact on companies doing online business in the EU.
|View from Israel: A Guide to Understanding Anti-Assignment Clauses|
Aaron R. Katz; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
June 14, 2016, previously published on June 2, 2016With the increasing trend of globalization in the business world, Israeli companies and investors are commonly entering into agreements with U.S.-based entities. One of the most frequently found clauses in U.S. commercial agreements is an anti-assignment provision that prevents either or both of...
|No Magic Words, but It Matters Who is Saying Them—the Delaware Chancery Court
Analyzes Anti-Reliance Clauses in Acquisition Agreements|
Kenneth A. Gerasimovich; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
June 14, 2016, previously published on June 2, 2016In the last few months, the Delaware Court of Chancery has issued two opinions addressing fraud claims in connection with private M&A transactions based upon representations and statements made by sellers outside the four corners of the acquisition agreement, with quite different results for the...
|FDA Announces Changes to the Nutrition Information on the Labels of Food, Beverages, and Dietary Supplements|
Justin J. Prochnow, Nancy E. Taylor; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
June 9, 2016, previously published on May 27, 2016On May 20, 2016, the FDA announced that it finalized changes to the Nutrition Facts panel on the labels of packaged foods and beverages, as well as changes to the Supplement Facts panel on the labels of dietary supplements. The final regulations were published in the Federal Register on May 27,...
|FinCEN Finalizes Customer Due Diligence Rule|
Carl A. Fornaris, Brett M. Kitt; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
June 8, 2016, previously published on May 25, 2016May 6, 2016, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network of the U.S. Department of the Treasury (FinCEN) finalized regulations that will require banks, securities broker dealers, mutual funds, futures commission merchants, and introducing brokers in commodities (collectively, Covered Institutions) to...
|Potential Texas Margin Tax Refund Claim|
C. Stephen Davis, G. Michelle Ferreira, William H. Gorrod, Courtney A. Hopley, Barbara T. Kaplan; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
June 8, 2016, previously published on May 25, 2016The Texas Supreme Court’s decision in Hallmark Marketing provides a potential Texas margin tax refund claim for taxpayers that recognized net losses on investments and capital assets.
|The ARB Potentially Broadens Protected Activity Under Sarbanes-Oxley|
Adam Roseman; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
June 7, 2016, previously published on May 19, 2016Just when employers thought that the anti-retaliation provision of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX), 15 U.S.C. § 1514A, already covered a broad range of protected conduct, the Department of Labor’s Administrative Review Board (ARB), the appellate body that reviews Administrative Law...
|The DOL Issues Broader Fiduciary Adviser Definition: What Does it Mean for You?|
Jeffrey D. Mamorsky; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
June 7, 2016, previously published on May 19, 2016Since the enactment of ERISA in 1974, there has been a dramatic shift in the retirement savings marketplace from employer-sponsored defined benefit plans to participant-directed 401(k) plans, coupled with the widespread growth of Individual Retirement Accounts and Annuities (IRAs). In fact, 401(k)...
|Rejecting the Aspire Court Decision, the CFTC Proposes a ‘Private Right of Action’ Amendment to RTO-ISO Order|
Harris L. Kay, Gregory K. Lawrence; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
June 7, 2016, previously published on May 18, 2016On March 28, 2013, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued an Order (the RTO-ISO Order), which exempted certain electric energy transactions conducted in particular regional transmission organizations (RTOs) and independent system operators (ISOs) from the Commodity Exchange Act...