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Choosing between New York and English law in Chinese aviation agreements

  • Jones Day
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  • China, United Kingdom, USA
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  • December 10 2012

As China's population continues to surge and its foreign currency reserves swell, the aviation industry in China is expanding at an astonishing rate

DOJSEC's resource guide to the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • December 3 2012

A full year after promising written guidance regarding enforcement of and compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the U.S. Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission issued on November 14, 2012, A Resource Guide to the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (the "Guidance"

Employee stock plans 2012: year-end international reporting requirements

  • Jones Day
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  • Australia, Canada, China, France, India, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, United Kingdom, USA, Vietnam
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  • December 6 2012

This Commentary highlights some of the principal calendar and year-end reporting requirements for employee stock plans that U.S. companies most commonly encounter when offering these programs to their employees in selected jurisdictions worldwide

EuroResource--deals and debt

  • Jones Day
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  • Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • November 8 2012

On 26 October 2012, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, in a ruling that may impact sovereign debt restructurings, upheld a lower court order enjoining Argentina from making payments on restructured defaulted debt without making comparable payments to bondholders who did not participate in the restructuring

Effective use of discovery obtained pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 1782 in proceedings before the English courts

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 27 2009

In proceedings before the English courts, there are specific rules of civil procedure that can be used to obtain discovery from U.S.-based persons who are not directly involved in the litigation

The U.K. Pensions Regulator will its powers be limited?

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 1 2011

Ever since the establishment of the U.K. Pensions Regulator (the "Regulator") by the U.K. Pensions Act 2004 (the "Act"), the Regulator's exercise of its authority has been of major importance to the U.K.'s restructuring and rescue business

Trends in FCPA and international anti-corruption enforcement

  • Jones Day
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  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 27 2011

Enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) reached unprecedented levels in 2010, as the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) levied double the financial penalties imposed in 2009

A Swift analysis

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • May 31 2010

The First Tier Tribunal's finding in the Swift case that a Delaware limited liability company was not an opaque vehicle for UK tax purposes has caused a stir in the international tax structuring arena

The handling of material nonpublic information in the U.S. and U.K. loan markets

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • August 13 2010

Institutions that maintain loan portfolios through origination or acquisition or engage in other activities that generate credit exposures ("loan market participants" or "LMPs") very often have access to (or are deemed to have access to) confidential information that may include material nonpublic information ("MNPI"

HM Treasury publishes clarification of how the Office of Foreign Assets Control's ("OFAC") Iran sanctions regulations apply to foreign banks operating in the US (13 August)

  • Jones Day
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  • Iran, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 29 2012

On 13 August 2012, HM Treasury published a letter (dated 8 August 2012) that it had received from the US Department of the Treasury relating to OFAC's Iran sanctions regulations