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|Illustration of the VAT Recovery Principles Applicable to Sales of Shares|
Nicolas Andre, Siamak Mostafavi, Alexios Theologitis; Jones Day;
May 15, 2015, previously published on May 2015The Conseil d'Etat has already had the opportunity to rule on the recoverability of the input VAT attached to the costs pertaining to an acquisition of shares.
|Unreasonable to Require Consideration of Redeployment to "Associated Entities" Lacking Common Managerial Control|
Adam Salter; Jones Day;
May 15, 2015, previously published on May 2015In recent FWC decisions, the unfair dismissal claims of four mineworkers employed by a Rio Tinto subsidiary have been dismissed by the Commission, confirming that workers who seek redeployment in an associated entity must establish evidence of overall managerial control and integration between the...
|U.S. DOJ Brings Renewed Attention to Antitrust Compliance Programs|
Glen C. Cheng, Kathryn M. Fenton, J. Bruce McDonald; Jones Day;
May 14, 2015, previously published on April 2015On March 31, 2015, a federal court issued a summons to AU Optronics Corporation ("AU Optronics") to respond to allegations that it violated its probation for a criminal price-fixing conviction through failure to implement an effective antitrust compliance program. Corporate defendants can...
|Lima Climate Conference Paves the Way Toward a Climate Agreement in Paris|
Marion Cantegrel, Anne-Caroline Urbain; Jones Day;
May 14, 2015, previously published on Winter 2015The 20th session of the Conference of the Parties ("COP") of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change ("UNFCCC") and the 10th session of the COP serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol ("CMP") took place in Lima, Peru, in December...
|The Significance of In re Cuozzo and its Ongoing Spot in the Limelight|
Gregory A. Castanias, David B. Cochran, Matthew W. Johnson, Jennifer L. Swize; Jones Day;
May 14, 2015, previously published on April 2015When the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit issued its decision in In re Cuozzo Speed Technologies in February 2015¿the first decision in an appeal from an inter partes review ("IPR") conducted by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (the "PTAB")¿both the Patent...
|Claim Construction, Findings of Fact, and Indefiniteness in the Wake of Teva v. Sandoz|
Gregory A. Castanias, Calvin P. Griffith, Tharan Gregory Lanier, Matthew J. Silveira, Jennifer L. Swize; Jones Day;
May 14, 2015, previously published on April 2015In its January 2015 decision in Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. v. Sandoz, Inc., the United States Supreme Court held, contrary to the Federal Circuit's longstanding practice, that a district court's claim constructions are to be reviewed on appeal under the two-part test set forth in Federal Rule...
|EuroResource - Deals and Debt|
Corinne Ball, Veerle Roovers; Jones Day;
May 14, 2015, previously published on March 1, 2015Germany¿On 6 March 2015, Germany passed a law that requires some of Europe's biggest companies to give 30 percent of seats on supervisory boards to women beginning on 1 January 2016. Currently, fewer than 20 percent of the seats on German corporate boards are occupied by women. In passing the law,...
|Coupon Discounts Raise Sales Tax Issues for Retailers|
John M. Allan, Kirk R. Lyda, Tamara Marinkovic, Deborah Savarese Sloan, Emmanuel E. Ubiñas; Jones Day;
May 13, 2015, previously published on May 2015Contingent fee lawyers across the country continue to throw their hats in the sales tax ring, filing lawsuits against retailers who honor discount coupons, alleging they overcharge consumers for taxes. Individual and class action lawsuits are being filed contending retailers overcollect tax by...
|Will the European Commission Reduce Use of the Commitment Procedure in Dominance Cases?|
Eric Barbie de la Serre; Jones Day;
May 13, 2015, previously published on May 1, 2015Eleven years after its entry into force, the EU commitment procedure still appears as a formidable success. Recent developments nonetheless show that the tide may be turning. This is true even in cases concerning potential abuses of a dominant position, for which the commitment procedure had de...
|New Local Currency Regulations Issued in Indonesia|
Mae Shan Chong, Sushma Jobanputra, Steven Potter; Jones Day;
May 13, 2015, previously published on May 1, 2015The end of March 2015 saw the Republic of Indonesia's central bank, Bank Indonesia, issue new regulations to supplement and clarify Indonesia's 2011 Currency Law and to further seek to stabilize Indonesia's currency, the rupiah.