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International regulatory update 7 - 11 January 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • European Union, France, Global, India, Poland, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 14 2013

EMIR: Extension of scrutiny period for Commission Delegated Regulations Basel III: Basel Committee releases revised version of Liquidity Coverage

Enviroco Supreme Court decision on Section 736 CA 1985

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 18 2011

In Farstad Supply AS v Enviroco Ltd 2011 UKSC 16, the Supreme Court upheld the decision of the Court of Appeal that a subsidiary ceased to be a subsidiary of its holding company when that holding company charged its shares to a bank which registered them in the name of a nominee even though the holding company still controlled the subsidiary for all practical purposes

Second corporate manslaughter prosecution gets underway

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 8 2011

On Friday 1 July the CPS announced that Lion Steel Ltd is to be charged with Corporate Manslaughter under the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 ("the CMCHA"

EU political update 11 - 15 July 2011

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • European Union
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  • July 11 2011

On 6 July 2011, the Commission presented a proposal aiming to provide a longterm solution to the cost associated with using mobile devices while travelling throughout the EU

International regulatory update 19-23 September 2011

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • European Union, France, Germany, Japan, Libya, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom
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  • September 28 2011

The Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (National Securities Market Commission) (CNMV) has published an updated set of FAQs in relation to its temporary measure on net short positions

Contentious commentary - September 2011

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 2 2011

The Court of Appeal's decision in Jivraj v Hashwani caused profound concern

Contentious commentary - a review for litigators - December 2011

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 8 2011

The fact that a contract is void does not mean that its performance cannot provide consideration for restitutionary purposes

Draft bill proposes changes to enquiry proceedings

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Netherlands
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  • December 13 2011

On September 8 2011 the minister of justice and security sent a draft bill on the amendment of enquiry proceedings to the lower house of Parliament

Australian High Court gives guidance on sovereign immunity for foreign State owned entities

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Australia
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  • September 12 2012

Foreign States enjoy immunity in Australia from the civil jurisdiction of the Australian courts and from enforcement over their assets based in Australia

Delaware alternative entities: governing documents should address fiduciary duties carefully

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 19 2012

The fiduciary duties of directors and controlling persons of Delaware corporations are well understood and cannot be varied (although directors' personal liability for breaches of some fiduciary obligations may be eliminated by an appropriate charter provision