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|FCC Modernizes Foreign Ownership Review Policies and Procedures for Wireless Telecommunications Licensees; Seeks Comment on Similar Relief for Broadcast Licensees|
Angela E. Giancarlo, Donald K. Stockdale, Howard W. Waltzman; Mayer Brown LLP;
May 22, 2013, previously published on May 20, 2013Over the past eight months, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) has issued two decisions that modernize and streamline its foreign investment policies for certain radio licensees, including wireless telecommunications carriers. In addition, the Commission recently initiated a...
|CFTC Mandatory Clearing Rules - June 10 Phase-in Date for Financial Entities|
Joshua Cohn, Curtis A. Doty, Pamela J. Sackmann; Mayer Brown LLP;
May 22, 2013, previously published on May 16, 2013The next milestone date in the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (“CFTC’s”) phase-in of mandatory clearing occurs on June 10, 2013, when so-called “Category 2 entities” must begin clearing swaps subject to the mandate. Securitization vehicles, insurers,...
|What Does “House” Mean in Government Leases? It All Depends on the Context, Says the Court of Final Appeal in Fully Profit.|
Fun Kuen Au, Pheona S. Y. Chow; Mayer Brown JSM;
May 21, 2013, previously published on May 20, 2013The Court of Final Appeal (“CFA”) handed down its long-awaited decision in Fully Profit (Asia) Limited vs. The Secretary for Justice for and on behalf of the Director of Lands (FACV 17/2012) on 13 May 2013. The appellant Fully Profit owns a site at Nam Kok Road, Kowloon City, comprising...
|New Collective Bargaining Agreement on Salary for the Metal and Electricity Industry in Germany|
Nicolas Rößler; Mayer Brown LLP;
May 20, 2013, previously published on May 17, 2013On May 14, 2013, a new collective bargaining agreement (Tarifvertrag) (“CBA”) for the Metal and Electricity Industry has been concluded between the Bavarian employers’ association for the Metal and Electricity Industry “VBM” and the Bavarian section of the nation-wide...
|The ISDA March 2013 Dodd-Frank Protocol (the “DF Protocol 2.0”) is Open for Adherence|
Joshua Cohn, Pamela J. Sackmann; Mayer Brown LLP;
May 20, 2013, previously published on May 17, 2013On March 22, 2013, ISDA opened the DF Protocol 2.0 for adherence to market participants. The DF Protocol 2.0 is part of ISDA’s documentation initiative aimed at assisting the derivatives industry in implementing and complying with the regulatory requirements imposed under Title VII of the...
|New Regulations on Trading and Distribution Rights of Foreign-Invested Enterprises in Vietnam to be Implemented|
Phu Thinh Dan, Orsolya Szotyory-Grove; Mayer Brown JSM Vietnam Limited;
May 17, 2013, previously published on May 16, 2013On 22 April 2013, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MOIT) issued Circular No. 08/2013/TT-BCT (Circular 08) providing guidelines on the import, export, and distribution of goods by foreign-invested enterprises (FIEs) in Vietnam.
|Liquidators' Costs in a Preference Claim|
Edmund M. S. Ma, Richard M. Tollan; Mayer Brown JSM;
May 16, 2013, previously published on May 13, 2013In The Joint and Several Liquidators of QQ Club Limited (in liquidation) v. Golden Year Limited (HCCW 245/2011, 9 April 2013) (QQ Club), the Court of First Instance held that a liquidator's costs in pursuing an avoidance claim are "fees and expenses properly incurred in preserving, realizing...
|A New Phase of AML Enforcement by SAIC - Liaoning AIC Publishes Guidelines on Evidence Handling for Antitrust Violations|
Hannah C. L. Ha, John M. Hickin, Philip F. Monaghan; Mayer Brown JSM;
May 16, 2013, previously published on May 13, 2013Announced on the State Administration of Industry and Commerce (SAIC) website on 3 May 2013, the Guideline on the Handling of Evidence for Anti-monopoly Cases (Liaoning Guideline) issued by Liaoning Administration of Industry and Commerce (AIC) represents the next phase of Anti-Monopoly Law (AML)...
|Changes to the UK Competition Regime - How Will They Affect My Deal?|
Kiran S. Desai, Nathalie Jalabert Doury, Robert Klotz, Jens Peter Schmidt, Gillian Sproul; Mayer Brown International LLP;
May 16, 2013, previously published on May 2013The Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 (the Act), enacted on 25 April 2013, will make changes to the process of assessing mergers, acquisitions and corporate joint ventures (“mergers”) when it comes into force in April 2014. It will not alter the turnover and share of supply...
|Latest Development in CIETAC Arbitration|
Tom K. M. Fu, Thomas S. T. So, Terence Tung; Johnson Stokes & Master Mayer Brown JSM;
May 13, 2013, previously published on May 10, 2013Since April 2012, there has been an ongoing dispute among China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) and CIETAC Shanghai Sub-commission (CIETAC Shanghai) and CIETAC South China Subcommission (CIETAC South China). The internal division and disagreement among them...