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Adobe PDFSupreme Court Guidance on the Meaning of “Establishment” in Council Regulation EC 1346/2000 on Insolvency Proceedings (“Insolvency Regulation”)
Ashley Katz, Devi Shah, Alexandra Wood; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 7, 2015, previously published on April 2015
The Supreme Court (unanimously dismissing the appeal in Trustees of Olympic Airlines SA Pension & Life Assurance Scheme v Olympic Airlines SA) has held that “economic activity” is central to the definition of “establishment” in the Insolvency Regulation1.

 

Adobe PDFNew Practice Note on Sale of First-hand Residential Properties in Hong Kong
Jessica T. I. Ip, Alan T. S. Yip; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 7, 2015, previously published on April 2015
On 29 April 2015, the Sales of First-hand Residential Properties Authority (“SRPA”) issued a new practice note No.PN01/15 (“New Practice Note”) recommending that, from 1 June 2015 onwards, vendors of all first-hand residential developments should display in the sales offices...

 

Adobe PDFDigital Single Market Strategy Launched
Kiran S. Desai, Manu Mohan; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 7, 2015, previously published on May 2015
Today the European Commission issued a strategy paper on the Digital Single Market (“DSM”) that includes 16 initiatives to be completed by the end of 2016. It is the most radical industrial policy adopted by the EU since the original Single Market project nearly 25 years ago for the...

 

Adobe PDF12 Things You Should Know About CDM 2015
Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 7, 2015, previously published on April 7, 2015
Yes. The role of CDM co-ordinator disappears, and on projects involving more than one “contractor” at any time, there is a “principal designer”, a “designer” with control over the “pre-construction phase”, appointed in writing by the client. (The...

 

Adobe PDFCorporate Governance: Flattening the Curve - What Can the City and Its Advisers Do to Help Avoid Boom and Bust in the Future?
Sean Connolly; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 7, 2015, previously published on February 10, 2015
How businesses operate - strategically and ethically - has never been of greater importance to the City, or the UK as a whole. However, despite the financial crisis whirlwind, British companies still lead the world in effective governance structures.

 

HTMLStrategies for the Preservation and Production of Audio Recordings
Robert E. Entwisle, Ethan A. Hastert, Kim A. Leffert; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 4, 2015, previously published on April 30, 2015
A large financial institution that is a major participant in the swaps market instituted an audio data retention policy to conform with newly enacted regulatory requirements which required swaps dealers to keep a record, for one year, of all oral communications concerning quotes, solicitations,...

 

HTMLNinth Circuit: No-Rehire Clause in Settlement Agreements May Be Unlawful Restraint of Trade
Andrea M. Weiss, Ruth Zadikany, Lori A. Zahalka; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 4, 2015, previously published on April 29, 2015
Decision: In Golden v. California Emergency Physicians Medical Group, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held that a no-rehire clause in a settlement agreement violated California’s broad prohibition on restrictive covenants (Business & Professions Code section 16600). In Golden, an...

 

HTMLProposed US Treasury Regulations Attempt to Distinguish “Active” Insurance Companies from Hedge Funds
James R. Barry, Jason S. Bazar, George W. Craven, Mark H. Leeds; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 4, 2015, previously published on April 27, 2015
Offshore insurance companies can provide substantial tax benefits to their owner-insureds through current deductions for the insurance premium and, if properly structured, deferral on reserve investments. In 2003, the Internal Revenue Service (the IRS) warned that it would scrutinize...

 

HTMLProposed US Legislation Could Significantly Impact Trade-Exposed Sectors
Timothy J. Keeper, Warren S. Payne; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 30, 2015, previously published on April 16, 2015
We expect that Congressional leaders will introduce bipartisan trade promotion legislation as early as today. While this legislation does not have commercial ramifications, its successful enactment into law will enable the completion and implementation of certain international trade agreements that...

 

HTMLAccountants, Not Clients, Hold Privilege Governing Confidentiality of Records under Illinois Public Accounting Act
Dana S. Douglas, Alexandra L. Newman, Stanley J. Parzen; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 30, 2015, previously published on April 2, 2015
The Illinois Supreme Court has issued a decision of great import to all individuals and businesses that provide confidential information to their certified public accountants (CPAs). The Court has resolved the previously open question of whether the CPA or the client who provided confidential...

 


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