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HTMLFirst Recommended Decision in Contested CFPB Adjudication issued by US Securities and Exchange Commission ALJ
Catherine A. Bernard, Reginald R. Goeke, Jeffrey H. Redfern; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on December 16, 2014
On November 25, 2014, US Securities and Exchange Commission Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) Cameron Elliot issued the first-ever “recommended decision” in a contested Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) adjudication.

 

HTMLUS Second Circuit Heightens the Standard of Proof Required To Sustain Tipper/Tippee Insider Trading Convictions
Melanie M. Burke, Joseph De Simone, William Michael, Richard M. Rosenfeld, Matthew A. Rossi; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on December 15, 2014
On December 10, 2014, in United States v. Newman, et al., the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit clarified the elements required to establish insider trading in tipper/tippee cases by holding that “in order to sustain a conviction for insider trading, the government must prove beyond...

 

HTMLCADE Updates Effects Test for Jurisdiction in Merger Control in Brazil
Michael A. Molano; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on December 10, 2014
Brazil’s Council for Economic Defence (“CADE”) recently issued a decision in which it once again had to determine whether transactions that are carried out in different jurisdictions are required to be submitted to CADE when objective turnover thresholds are met, but where the...

 

HTMLUS Supreme Court Rules Employers Do Not Need to Pay Employees For Post-Shift Time in Security Lines
Maritoni D. Kane, Andrew S. Rosenman, Ruth Zadikany, John Zaimes; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on December 16, 2014
In a unanimous decision authored by Justice Clarence Thomas, the US Supreme Court has ruled that Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not require that employees be compensated for time spent going through (and waiting to go through) security screenings before leaving the workplace.

 

HTMLUS Second Circuit Eases Banks’ Garnishment Burdens in Recent TRIA and FSIA Decisions
Mark G. Hanchet, Christopher J. Houpt; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on November 14, 2014
In recent years, banks have found themselves named as parties in their capacities as garnishees in enforcement litigation brought by judgment creditors of governments or entities that have been designated as terrorist parties. Two decisions from the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit spell...

 

HTMLThe German Federal Constitutional Court Declared the Inheritance Tax Law Not Fully Constitutional - Order of Continued Validity Until June 30, 2016
Ingo Kleutgens; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on December 30, 2014
In a judgement released on December 17, 2014 (1 BvL 21/12), the Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht - “BVerfG”) declared the applicable Inheritance and Gift Tax law partly (especially the exemption regulations for business assets) unconstitutional.

 

HTMLBrazil Round 13 Approved by National Energy Policy Council
Bruno Triani Belchior, Alexandre R. Chequer, Leonardo P. Costa, Victor Galante; Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on December 12, 2014
The National Energy Policy Council (CNPE), in a meeting of December 9, 2014, approved the Brazilian Petroleum Agency’s (ANP) recommendation for promotion of the Brazil Round 13.

 

HTMLWhat Do Employers Need to Know About Competition Law? (Episode 9 - Group Boycotts)
Hannah C. L. Ha, John M. Hickin; Mayer Brown JSM;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on December 3, 2014
In the previous episode of this series, Mayer Brown JSM discussed how a non-solicitation agreement between competitors differs from the typical restrictive covenants in an employment contract. Colin, now feeling quite learned, is ready to learn more...

 

HTMLFood & Beverage Liberalisation and Vietnam's WTO Commitments
David Harrison, Viet Hung Nguyen; Mayer Brown JSM Vietnam Limited;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on December 15, 2014
It has been seven years since Vietnam became a member of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Since its accession, there are a number of service sectors which have been liberalised to foreign investors pursuant to the Specific Commitments in Services of Vietnam to WTO ("WTO Commitments")....

 

HTMLUS Congress Expands Sanctions against Russia
Carol J. Bilzi, Simeon M. Kriesberg, Mickey Leibner; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2015, previously published on December 19, 2014
In response to Russian actions in Ukraine, the United States has imposed progressively stronger sanctions against Russia over the past several months, both by legislative and by executive action. The latest step was taken on December 13, 2014, when Congress unanimously passed the Ukraine Freedom...

 


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