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Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP

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  1. England

    1. London Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson (London) LLP

      99 City Road, London EC1Y 1AX, England T 44 20 7972 9600 F 44 20 7972 9602
  2. France

    1. Paris Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

      65-67, avenue des Champs Elysées, Paris 75008, France T 33 140 62 22 00 F 33 140 62 22 29
  3. Germany

    1. Frankfurt Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

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  4. Hong Kong

    1. Hong Kong

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  5. USA

    1. New York NY Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

      One New York Plaza, New York NY 10004, USA T 1 212 859 8000 F 1 212 859 4000
    2. Washington DC Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

      801 17th Street North West, Washington DC 20006, USA T 1 202 639 7000 F 1 202 639 7003
  1. Civil False Claims Act: DC Circuit's Verizon II decision strengthens the “first-to-file” bar and rejects the Fourth Circuit's reasoning in Carter

    USA - April 15 2014

    The False Claims Acts "first-to-file" jurisdictional bar serves an important gatekeeping function by preventing multiple, related qui tam lawsuits

  2. The crisis in Ukraine: what investment funds, financial institutions, and operating companies need to know now

    European Union, Russia, Ukraine, USA - March 10 2014

    On March 6, 2014, President Barack Obama signed Executive Order 13660 (the "Ukraine EO") in response to "the unusual and extraordinary threat to

  3. U.S. eases economic sanctions against Burma, opens door to U.S. investment and financial services

    Myanmar, USA - July 13 2012

    On July 11, 2012, in conjunction with a statement by President Obama describing a revised U.S. policy toward Burma (also known as "Myanmar"), the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control announced definitive steps to ease longstanding economic sanctions against that country and to permit, subject to certain limitations and requirements, new U.S. investment and financial activity there

  4. English defamation law the requirement for "serious harm" and other important changes impacting the protection of your reputation

    United Kingdom - January 7 2014

    The Defamation Act 2013 came into force in England and Wales on 1 January 2014. It introduces a new requirement for companies and individuals to

  5. The potential effects of Chinese state secrecy laws on disclosure in arbitration

    China - December 13 2012

    Recent cases have renewed concerns among practitioners of international arbitration and litigation about the breadth of Chinese state secrecy laws and the effect these laws may have on disputes involving Chinese companies

  1. SEC issues guidance on Rule 144A and Rule 506 offerings regarding general solicitation and general advertising and other aspects of the amended rules

    USA - April 15 2014

    Recently, the Staff of the Division of Corporation Finance of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") issued 11 new Compliance and

  2. Civil False Claims Act: DC Circuit's Verizon II decision strengthens the “first-to-file” bar and rejects the Fourth Circuit's reasoning in Carter

    USA - April 15 2014

    The False Claims Acts "first-to-file" jurisdictional bar serves an important gatekeeping function by preventing multiple, related qui tam lawsuits

  3. Thoughts on the most recent Delaware decisions: part II guidelines for controlling shareholders, special committees, and investment bankers

    USA - April 14 2014

    Recent Delaware court decisions underscore the importance of adherence to well-established practices and procedures by all participants in

  4. Thoughts on the most recent Delaware decisions: part I issues for controlling shareholders, special committees, and investment bankers

    USA - April 11 2014

    The recent Delaware decisions in Orchard and MFW have been characterized by some as "gamechanging" for controlling shareholders and boards. Our view

  5. Light on the horizon for “bad boy” guarantors: CP III Rincon Towers, Inc. v. Cohen

    USA - April 10 2014

    Bucking the trend of decisions broadly interpreting non-recourse carve out, or "bad boy," guaranties, Fried Frank recently secured a significant