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|Federal Reserve Issues Final Regulation Implementing DoddFrank Section 165 Enhanced Prudential Standards for Large US and Non-US Banking Organizations|
Scott A. Anenberg, Matthew Bisanz, Thomas J. Delaney, Alicia K. Kinsey, Michael D. Lewis; Mayer Brown LLP;
March 6, 2014, previously published on March 3, 2014On February 18, 2014, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (FRB) approved a final rule (Final Rule) implementing the enhanced prudential standards contained in section 165 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (DoddFrank Act) for US bank holding companies...
|HKIRC Launches ".hk LOCK" to Tackle Domain Hijacking|
Gabriela Kennedy, Eugene I. Low; Mayer Brown JSM;
March 6, 2014, previously published on March 5, 2014On 15 January 2014, the Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited (HKIRC) announced a new security service, ".hk LOCK", for domain name owners of ".hk". The service offers domain name registrants protection from "domain hijacking".
|Countdown to 1 April: UK Merger Regime Changes|
Merlie Calvert, Kiran S. Desai, Julian Ellison, Gillian Sproul; Mayer Brown International LLP;
March 6, 2014, previously published on March 3, 2014Important changes to the UK merger regime from 1 April 2014 will affect the planning and implementation of UK M&A transactions.
|Decree 187: Implementing the Provisions of the Commercial Law|
Mai Phuong Nguyen, Thi Mai Nguyen; Mayer Brown JSM Vietnam Limited;
March 6, 2014, previously published on March 3, 2014To provide details of the implementation of the provisions of the 2005 Commercial Law in Vietnam on the international sale-purchase of goods, sale-purchase agency, processing, and goods in transit with foreign parties, the government issued Decree No. 187/2013/ND-CP (Decree 187) on 20 November...
|The NIST Cybersecurity Framework - Version 1.0|
Howard W. Waltzman; Mayer Brown LLP;
March 6, 2014, previously published on February 28, 2014On February 12, 2013, President Obama issued Executive Order (EO) 13636, directing the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to establish a “framework to reduce cyber risks to critical infrastructure,” which was defined as “systems and assets, whether physical or...
|Court of appeal overrules Goldacre and Luminar|
Jennifer Colegate, Caroline Humble, Ashley Katz, Devi Shah, Jessica Walker; Mayer Brown International LLP;
March 6, 2014, previously published on February 25, 2014The Court of Appeal has handed down judgment in the highly anticipated Game case and has overruled the controversial decisions of the High Court in Goldacre and Luminar.
|Significant Progress Made on the OECD’s BEPS Action Plan|
Charles-Albert Helleputte, Thomas Kittle-Kamp, Jason M. Osborn, Astrid Pieron, Dina Scornos; Mayer Brown International LLP;
March 6, 2014, previously published on February 28, 2014This Legal Update is the second in a series that Mayer Brown Tax lawyers are publishing on key developments at the national and international levels related to the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development’s (“OECD”) Action Plan on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting...
|US Supreme Court Defines “Clothes” and “Changing Clothes” for Purposes of the FLSA in Unionized Workplaces|
Lori A. Zahalka; Mayer Brown LLP;
March 6, 2014, previously published on February 24, 2014Decision: The US Supreme Court unanimously clarified the rules for “donning and doffing” claims in unionized workplaces under the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”). At issue in the case was FLSA Section 203(o), which exempts employers from having to compensate employees for...
|The Harder They Come: An Overview of Financial Instrument and Institution Provisions in the Ways & Means 2014 Tax Reform Proposals|
Mark H. Leeds; Mayer Brown LLP;
March 6, 2014, previously published on March 3, 2014There are a lot of lost causes in the federal income tax arena. It certainly seems the more ambitious the plan, the less likely it will receive serious consideration. Remember the tax proposals in the Simpson-Bowles Plan? That’s OK, neither do we.
|The New Companies Ordinance - Restrictions on Guaranteed Employment?|
Anita W. C. Lam; Mayer Brown JSM;
March 6, 2014, previously published on March 4, 2014As Hong Kong's new Companies Ordinance has come into force on 3 March 2014, now is the time to consider whether your company's service contract with your managing or executive director is in compliance with the new law.