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Deferred Prosecution Agreements: the US experience and the UK potential

  • Dentons
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • July 14 2014

Deferred Prosecution Agreements (DPAs) have been used in the US for over 20 years. The UK has recently brought into force the laws allowing certain

This is not another article about Macondo: no, I want to know why people even bother with gross negligence in joint operating agreements?

  • Dentons
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • March 25 2015

Judge Barbier decided that BP was grossly negligent in relation to the blowout, explosion and fire abroad the Deepwater Horizon in April 2010. But

Enforcement of foreign intellectual property rights - Lucasfilm Ltd and others v. Ainsworth and another

  • Dentons
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 5 2011

Once judgment has been obtained, the successful party needs to be able to enforce that judgment against the other party to obtain the remedy granted in the judgment

Digital and social media rights: playing the advantage or should we call foul?

  • Dentons
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  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • September 15 2014

Football fans' excitement as the long, dark 33 days without top class football finally ended with the start of the Premier League season on 16 August

Should the UK adopt Cape Town’s Alternative A Insolvency regime? Lessons from the US and Canada

  • Dentons
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  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • December 11 2014

The UK is consulting on whether to incorporate Cape Town’s Alternative A insolvency regime into English law. Alternative A is based on s 1110 of

Financial Regulatory Developments 28 March - British Bankers' Association (BBA)

  • Dentons
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • March 28 2014

BBA has responded to the consultation by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) on the Single Point of Entry strategy for resolving

Dealing with anti-corruption laws the Bribery Act in context

  • Dentons
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  • Africa, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • May 31 2012

The BA came into force on 1 July 2011 with offences for individuals or corporate entities in both the public and private sectors

BBA comments on FATCA agreement

  • Dentons
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • August 31 2012

BBA has outlined several areas in which it feels Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) final regulations should be consistent with the model intergovernmental agreement

Facility agreements in 2013: new laws, new terms?

  • Dentons
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  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • November 27 2012

During 2012, many of those involved in drafting and negotiating facility agreements will have followed the progress of draft legislation, and other related developments, on FATCA, Basel III and LIBOR

US bankruptcy automatic stay thwarts UK proceedings by the Pension Regulator

  • Dentons
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 23 2012

On December 29, 2011, the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued an opinion in the chapter 11 bankruptcy case In re Nortel Networks, Inc., holding that the "automatic stay" on creditor collection actions outside the bankruptcy applied to prevent the UK Pension Protection Fund and the Trustee of the UK Nortel Pension Plan from participating in UK pensions proceedings initiated by the UK Pensions Regulator