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|Department of Justice FCPA Pilot Program Outlines Incentives for Corporate Self-Disclosure and Cooperation: What's New and Will It Matter?|
Theodore T. (Ted) Chung, Richard H. (Rick) Deane, Karen P. Hewitt, Henry Klehm, Hank Bond Walther; Jones Day;
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 2016On April 5, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") announced a one-year "FCPA Enforcement Pilot Program" to encourage voluntary self-disclosure, cooperation, and remediation (the "Pilot Program"). This effort is designed to boost enforcement by further incentivizing...
|Australian Takeovers Panel Releases Reasons for Decision but Fails to Clarify Valuation Disclosure Obligations of Target Company Directors|
Mark Crean, Brett Heading, Kai Luck; Jones Day;
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 2016Further to the Alert issued by Jones Day on 12 April 2016, the Australian Takeovers Panel ("Panel") released its Reasons for Decision ("Reasons") in the Metro Mining Limited and Gulf Alumina Limited matter on 15 April, 2016.
|Japan Expands Renewable Energy Program, Tightens Requirements for Renewable Energy Projects|
Hirokazu Ina, Naoko Tokumoto, Kaoru Umino; Jones Day;
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 2016Japan's Cabinet recently approved a series of amendments (the "Amendments") to the Act on Special Measures Concerning the Procurement of Renewable Energy by Operators of Electric Utilities (the "Act"), which, when approved and implemented, are likely to have a significant...
|The House Judiciary Committee Approves the Senate's Version of the Defend Trade Secrets Act|
Kenneth S. (Ken) Canfield, Douglas L. (Doug) Clark, Randy Kay, Christopher M. (Chris) Morrison, Kelsey I. Nix; Jones Day;
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 2016Legislation for the nation's first federal civil trade secret protection statute has come closer to enactment into law, with the House Judiciary Committee's approval of the bill on April 20, 2016.
|House Judiciary Committee Questions Scope of ITC Authority|
Richard (Rich) Fieman, Blaney Harper, David M. (Dave) Maiorana, Garfield B. Simms; Jones Day;
May 2, 2016, previously published on April 2016On April 14, 2016, the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing to examine patent litigation at the International Trade Commission ("ITC"). What was anticipated to be an inquiry into the proposed Trade Protection Not Troll Protection Act, H.R. 4829, quickly developed into the Committee's...
|Italian Tax Authorities Publish Guidelines on Taxation of Inbound LBO Transactions|
Carla Calcagnile, Marco Lombardi; Jones Day;
April 27, 2016, previously published on April 2016On March 30, 2016, the Italian Tax Authorities ("ITA") issued Circular n. 6/E ("Circular") to clarify certain tax aspects of leveraged buyout and merger leveraged buyout transactions ("LBO" and "MLBO" respectively). The Circular also provides important...
|Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive Contractual Bail-In|
John C. Ahern; Jones Day;
April 27, 2016, previously published on March 2016The Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive equips regulatory authorities in Europe with tools designed to protect the stability of the financial system and financial markets in the European Economic Area in the event of bank failure or the failure of a systemically important investment firm.
|EPA Creates Ambiguity Regarding Clean Power Plan Compliance Deadlines|
Alina Fortson, Charles T. (Chuck) Wehland; Jones Day;
April 27, 2016, previously published on April 2016On February 9, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's ("EPA") final rule, Carbon Pollution Emissions Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units, known as the Clean Power Plan. The Court declared...
|Federal Reserve Board Proposes New Single-Counterparty Credit Exposure Limits for Large Banking Organizations|
Lisa M. Ledbetter, Courtney Lyons Snyder; Jones Day;
April 27, 2016, previously published on April 2016A principal tenet of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 ("Dodd-Frank Act") was creation of a comprehensive approach for mitigating threats to the financial stability of the United States ("U.S.") posed by systemically important financial...
|How to Survive Dawn Raids and Search Warrants in Antitrust/Competition Investigations|
Alan Davis, Eric P. Enson, Carsten T. Gromotke, Paula W. Render, Nicolas Taylor; Jones Day;
April 27, 2016, previously published on March 2016Around the globe and across jurisdictions, antitrust authorities continue to aggressively seek evidence of competition law infractions, often during raids on business premises or at the private residences of company executives. While it is important to comply with a lawful search, it is also...