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HTMLChina Further Opens Up to Foreign Banks
Patrick H. Hu, Peilin Liu; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 27, 2015, previously published on January 2015
Following the recent announcement of several crucial economic reforms by the People's Republic of China ("PRC") leadership, and eight years since the promulgation of China's Administrative Regulations on Foreign-Invested Banks (the "foreign banks regulations"), the PRC State...

 

HTMLA New Approach to Agreements to Negotiate in English Law?
Emerson Holmes, John Rainbird; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 27, 2015, previously published on January 2015
A recent decision from the High Court of England and Wales represents a marked departure from the English courts' approach to the enforceability of agreements to negotiate in commercial contracts. In Emirates Trading Agency LLC v. Prime Mineral Experts Private Limited [2014] EWHC 2104 (Comm), Mr....

 

HTMLFederal Circuit Issues Foundational Decision in First IPR Appeal: In re Cuozzo Speed Technologies, LLC
Gregory A. Castanias, David B. Cochran, Matthew W. Johnson, Jennifer L. Swize; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015
On February 4, 2015, in a 2¿1 decision addressing two novel and foundational issues arising under the newly created inter partes review ("IPR") proceedings of the America Invents Act of 2011 ("AIA"), the Federal Circuit held that (i) institution decisions by the Patent...

 

HTMLSEC Permits Abbreviated Tender and Exchange Offers for Non-Convertible High-Yield and Investment-Grade Debt Securities
Ian B. Blumenstein, Kimberly J. Pustulka, Edward B. Winslow; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on January 2015
On January 23, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission responded to a request submitted by a consortium of law firms, including Jones Day, representing a diverse group of issuers, investment banks, and investors, by issuing a no-action letter indicating that it would not recommend SEC...

 

HTMLExtensive Proposal on Prepaid Cards May Signal Broader CFPB Approach for Short-Term Credit Rules
Lisa M. Ledbetter, Courtney Lyons Snyder; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's ("CFPB") proposed prepaid financial products rule ("Proposed Rule"), if adopted without change, would impose sweeping new requirements on issuers of prepaid products—that is, physical cards, apps, and other electronic devices that...

 

HTMLAre Club Packs a Promotional Service? Allegation Upheld in Price Discrimination Case
Thomas Demitrack, Kathryn M. Fenton, Rachel Hadass Zernik; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015
A federal district court in Wisconsin has denied a motion to dismiss an antitrust suit accusing a manufacturer of violating the Robinson-Patman Act by offering "club pack" or "large pack" products only to club stores (like Costco and Sam's Club) and not to "general...

 

HTMLNew Support for Joint Representation of Company and Directors in Derivative Litigation
William S. Freeman; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015
When a shareholder seeks, by derivative litigation, to hold a corporation's officers or directors liable to the company, one of the first questions that arises for company counsel is whether the company and the individual defendants need separate counsel. A recent opinion from the Northern District...

 

HTMLNew York Regulator Announces Plans to Conduct Targeted Cybersecurity Examinations of Insurance Companies, Issue Standards
Matthew R. Bowles, Scott A. Edelstein, Lisa M. Ledbetter, Mauricio F. Paez; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015
On February 8, 2015, the New York State Department of Financial Services ("NYDFS") announced that it will soon begin making targeted cybersecurity assessments of insurance companies and that it plans to issue regulations setting heightened security standards. The announcement coincides...

 

HTMLAmerican Quarter Horse Association Can Ban Cloned Horses, Says Fifth Circuit, Rejecting Antitrust Challenge
Thomas F. Allen, Thomas R. Jackson, J. Bruce McDonald, Thomas D. York; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015
The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed the American Quarter Horse Association's right to bar cloned horses from its breed registry, reversing a jury verdict against the association. The case is Abraham & Veneklasen Joint Venture v. American Quarter Horse Association. This ruling has...

 

HTMLFINRA and SEC Issue Cybersecurity Reports Identifying Common Industry Practices
Kyle T. Barrett, Richard J. Johnson, Todd S. McClelland, Mauricio F. Paez, Gregory P. Silberman; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on February 2015
New reports by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA") and the SEC's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations ("OCIE") highlight the increased regulatory focus in the financial sector on cybersecurity. Both reports merit industry attention.

 


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