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|The New EU Cybersecurity Directive: What Impact on Digital Service Providers?|
Jörg Hladjk, Todd S. McClelland, Mauricio F. Paez, Undine von Diemar; Jones Day;
September 12, 2016, previously published on August 2016On August 8, 2016, the Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems ("NIS Directive") entered into force after it had been approved by the European Parliament on July 6, 2016, and published in the Official Journal of the EU on July 19, 2016. Andus Ansip, the European...
|Final Rule Implementing the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order Released|
Fred W. Alvarez, Rick Bergstrom, Terri L. Chase, Eric S. Dreiband, Willis J. Goldsmith; Jones Day;
September 11, 2016, previously published on August 2016On August 25, 2016, the Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council ("FAR Council") issued a final rule implementing President Obama's Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order. At the same time, the Department of Labor released final guidance regarding the rule. The Executive Order,...
|Demystifying the Tax Provisions of the TPP|
Andrew M. Eisenberg, Taylor W. Vance; Jones Day;
September 1, 2016, previously published on August 2016International trade watchers have high hopes for the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement ("TPP") and its potential impact on business taxes and, by extension, global commerce.
|The Data Retention Saga Continues: European Court of Justice and EU Member States Scrutinize National Data Retention Laws|
Paloma Bru, Laurent De Muyter, Jonathon Little, Mauricio F. Paez, Undine von Diemar; Jones Day;
August 23, 2016, previously published on August 2016Triggering a landslide of legislative reforms and legal battles, the European Court of Justice’s (“ECJ”) landmark judgment of April 8, 2014, Digital Rights Ireland (C-293/12), invalidated the Data Retention Directive 2006/24/EC, which provided that providers of publicly available...
|U.S. Supreme Court Scuttles Puerto Rico’s 2014 Municipal Debt Restructuring Law|
Mark G. Douglas, Ben Rosenblum; Jones Day;
August 18, 2016, previously published on July/August 2016On June 13, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld lower court rulings declaring unconstitutional a 2014 Puerto Rico law, portions of which mirrored chapter 9 of the Bankruptcy Code, that would have allowed the commonwealth’s public instrumentalities to restructure a significant portion of...
|The Third Circuit Weighs In Again on the Meaning of “Unreasonably Small Capital” in Constructively Fraudulent Transfer Avoidance Litigation|
Mark G. Douglas, Jane Rue Wittstein; Jones Day;
August 17, 2016, previously published on August 2016In the November/December 2014 edition of the Business Restructuring Review, we discussed a decision handed down by the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware addressing the meaning of “unreasonably small capital” in the context of constructively fraudulent transfer avoidance...
|The Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive: Update for Non-EU Managers of Non-EU Funds|
John C. Ahern, Michael R. Butowsky, Christopher (Chris) Dearie, Kristen DiLemmo; Jones Day;
August 16, 2016, previously published on August 2016This Commentary sets out the key features of the European Directive on Alternative Investment Fund Managers ("AIFMD") as they apply to non-EU fund managers ("AIFMs") managing non-EU alternative investment funds ("AIFs"). It is a supplement to our January 2014 White...
|The "Commonsense Principles of Corporate Governance" Make Sense|
Lyle G. Ganske, Robert A. (Bob) Profusek, Lizanne Thomas; Jones Day;
August 16, 2016, previously published on August 2016In July 2016, an ad hoc group of prominent CEOs, investment managers, and investors published the "Commonsense Principles of Corporate Governance," a series of principles recommended as a basic governance framework for public companies, their boards, and their shareholders. The...
|Increased Net Worth Threshold for Certain Clients and Investors to be Charged Performance Fees by U.S. Registered Investment Advisers|
Michael R. Butowsky, Emily O. Harris; Jones Day;
August 10, 2016, previously published on August 2016The U.S. Investment Advisers Act of 1940 ("Advisers Act") prohibits an investment adviser registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") from entering into, extending, renewing, or performing an investment advisory contract that provides for compensation to...
|Financial Crimes Enforcement Network Releases FAQs on Diligence Procedures for Beneficial Owners of Accounts|
William M. (Will) Atherton, Henry Klehm, Lisa M. Ledbetter, Ralph F. (Chip) MacDonald, C. Hunter Wiggins; Jones Day;
August 10, 2016, previously published on August 2016On July 19, 2016, the U.S. Treasury's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network ("FinCEN"), issued its Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Customer Due Diligence Requirements for Financial Institutions ("FAQs"). The FAQs provide useful guidance for financial institutions'...