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  1. Dodd-Frank whistleblower anti-retaliation provisions: clarifications around the corner?

    USA - August 7 2014

    Almost four years after the passage of the Dodd-Frank Act, two recent developments suggest that clarifications regarding the whistleblower

  2. FinCEN issues proposed rule for enhanced verification and identification of beneficial owners

    USA - August 7 2014

    On August 4, 2014, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network ("FinCEN") published in theFederal Register a notice of proposed rulemaking (the

  3. Commercial insurance law reform bill introduced to Parliament

    United Kingdom - August 12 2014

    On July 17 2014 the government introduced the new Insurance Bill to Parliament. The bill mostly applies to commercial insurance contracts, although

  4. End-user exception from the clearing mandate and the trade execution requirement under Dodd-Frank Act

    USA - August 13 2014

    For most commercial end-users of swaps, the mandatory clearing requirement under Dodd-Frank first became applicable on September 9, 2013. Since then

  5. Sidley shale gas and hydraulic fracturing report - August 11, 2014

    USA - August 11 2014

    Federal Second Circuit asks NY court to analyze state moratorium's impact on oil and gas leases. On July 31, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals

  1. Revenue Procedure 2014-51 modifies IRS guidance to favorably address the 75 asset test for REITs that own distressed debt

    USA - August 29 2014

    On August 22, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") issued Revenue Procedure 2014-51, 2014-37 I.R.B. (the "New Guidance"), which provides

  2. SEC issues final rules for asset-backed securities and with respect to certain third-party due diligence services provided in rated transactions

    USA - August 28 2014

    On August 27, 2014 the SEC unanimously voted to adopt rules that would significantly alter the registration process for asset-backed securities under

  3. Launch of ASEAN CIS framework and issuance of handbook

    Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand - August 27 2014

    On August 25, 2014, the Monetary Authority of Singapore ("MAS"), the Securities Commission of Malaysia ("SC Malaysia") and the Securities and

  4. Seventh Circuit restricts public disclosure bar where suit is only “partly” based upon public disclosures

    USA - August 27 2014

    On July 28, 2014, the Seventh Circuit issued another decision in a string of recent decisions by that court restricting the scope of the

  5. European Commission mulls over future of insurance industry antitrust exemption

    European Union - August 26 2014

    On August 5 2014 the European Commission launched a public consultation on the EU Insurance Block Exemption Regulation (IBER), which provides a