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Documents by Lawyers at this office
Japanese Acquirer Resolves Pension-Related Liabilities of US Subsidiary
Mark S. Chehi,Neil M. Leff,Ron E. Meisler,Regina Olshan,David C. Olstein, November 17, 2014
On November 4, 2014, Asahi Tec Corporation (Asahi), a Japanese corporation that acquired U.S.-based Metaldyne Corporation (Metaldyne) in 2007, announced a settlement of its long-running dispute with the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) regarding the 2009 termination of Metaldyne’s...
CFTC Staff Issues More No-Action Letters to Commodity Pool Operators
Heather S. Cruz,Anastasia T. Rockas, October 31, 2014
Over the last month, the Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (DSIO) of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued four letters providing exemptive, no-action and interpretative relief to commodity pool operators (CPOs) on a variety of issues. This alert briefly summarizes...
SEC Provides Guidance on SPVs and Escrows Under the Custody Rule
Devin Knickerbocker,Anastasia T. Rockas, October 31, 2014
In June 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) issued a guidance update (the “Update”) on the application of the custody rule of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (the “Custody Rule”) to special purpose vehicles (“SPVs”) and escrow...
Year Established: 1948
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