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HTMLElectronic Discovery & Information Governance - Tip of the Month: Proposed Federal Discovery Rules: Effect on Big Data and Social Media Discovery
Michael D. Battaglia, Eric B. Evans, Kim A. Leffert, Anne M. Selin; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 14, 2015, previously published on March 31, 2015
Plaintiffs have filed a complex class action case against a global multimedia conglomerate, alleging widespread employment discrimination that resulted in suppressed wages. Discovery has just begun, and plaintiffs have asked for all of the defendant’s pay and human resources data that reside...

 

Adobe PDF2015 - The Year of Competition in Hong Kong
Hannah C. L. Ha, John M. Hickin; Mayer Brown JSM;
Legal Alert/Article
April 14, 2015, previously published on February 27, 2015
As we step into the Year of the Goat, businesses in Hong Kong are gearing up for the impending enforcement of the Competition Ordinance (Cap.619) (Ordinance), with the Competition Commission (Commission) having indicated the Ordinance is likely to come into operation by the end of 2015.

 

HTMLSupreme Court Agrees to Decide When ERISA Plans May Recover Benefit Overpayments
Brian D. Netter, Nancy G. Ross; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 14, 2015, previously published on March 31, 2015
When a fiduciary to an employee benefit plan overpays a plan participant, the fiduciary must resort to remedies offered by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). Section 502(a)(3) of ERISA authorizes a fiduciary to recover “appropriate equitable relief”—a nebulous...

 

Adobe PDFStaying on Top of Corporate Pension Liabilities
Anna Rogers; Mayer Brown International LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2015, previously published on January 2015
The liabilities in a defined benefit occupational pension scheme are regularly valued and reported on by employer and trustees, but they are rarely subject to any probing audit. When latent issues come to light, the pension liabilities can prove to be significantly higher - or lower - than expected.

 

Adobe PDFTransformative Management of a Global, Increasingly Mobile Workforce
Elizabeth (Liz) E. Stern; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2015, previously published on January 2015
Global companies today operate with talent deployed across every major region of the world, navigating across networks of offices in dozens of countries and client sites, distribution channels, and alliances in an even broader expanse of geographies. As business is conducted on this increasingly...

 

Adobe PDFAudit Rights Should Reflect the Relationship between Customer and Service Provider
Mark A. Prinsley, Oliver Yaros; Mayer Brown International LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2015, previously published on March 2015
A recent English High Court Decision is a useful reminder that audit provisions are not always standard form “boiler plate” provisions which can be adopted in a uniform way across a variety of licensing or outsourcing arrangements. This is particularly relevant in scenarios where the...

 

Adobe PDFOutsourcing and External Funding of Pension Liabilities
Nicolas Rößler, Guido Zeppenfeld; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2015, previously published on February 2015
Transferring and funding of pension liabilities is a topic of undiminished importance for corporates engaged in business in Germany. This White Paper provides a brief outline of the motivations and advantages of outsourcing of pension liabilities and explains some well proven structuring options.

 

HTMLThe NAIC Exposes Two Cyber Security-Related Documents for Comment
Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2015, previously published on March 25, 2015
The first draft document, “Principles for Effective Cybersecurity Insurance Regulatory Guidance” (the “draft cybersecurity guidance”), was developed by the CTF to assist insurance regulators in providing guidance to the insurance industry in its efforts to strengthen data...

 

Adobe PDFGiving Third Parties Contractual Rights - The New Rules
Bill Amos, Gabriela Kennedy, Mark J. Stevens, Jenny W. Y. Yu; Mayer Brown JSM;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2015, previously published on March 18, 2015
Hong Kong’s Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Ordinance No.17 of 2014 (the “Ordinance”) was passed in December 2014, and is expected to come into force as Cap. 623 later this year. We are advising clients to treat now as a lead-in period, and take practical steps to get ready....

 

HTMLUK Pension Reforms - Spring 2015
Jonathan Moody, Ian Wright; Mayer Brown International LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2015, previously published on March 2015
Spring 2015 will see what the Government has described as “the most fundamental change to the way people access their pension savings in almost a century”. A range of new flexibilities will be introduced for DC benefits, as well as related changes to statutory transfer rights for all...

 


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