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Hedge fund and its partner and lawyer fail on motion to dismiss for breach of fiduciary duty

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 5 2014

A case against a hedge fund, and one of its partners and in-house counsel, related to actions at a portfolio company and alleging breach of fiduciary

General counsel update September 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration

Expect focus - volume III, Summer 2014

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 16 2014

As of May 1, 2014, Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) requires a data breach liability exclusion endorsement to its standard commercial general

Financial services update September 15 2014 judicial developments

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 15 2014

Dow and several foreign banks created partnerships that generated over one billion dollars in tax deductions for Dow. The partnerships allocated the

ParkCentral v. Porsche: the Second Circuit signals new lines of defense to extraterritorial securities fraud claims

  • White & Case LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 28 2014

In ParkCentral Global Hub Ltd. v. Porsche Automobile Holdings SE (“ParkCentral”), the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held that domestic

Parkcentral v. Porsche: Second Circuit opens the doors of Morrison, and declines to apply Section 10(b) to domestic securities-based swap transactions

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 22 2014

In Parkcentral Global Hub Ltd,. Et al. v. Porsche Automobile Holdings SE, et al., Dkt. No. 11-397-cv (2d Cir. Aug. 15, 2014), the US Court of Appeals

No bright line

  • Cooley LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 21 2014

In its Morrison decision, the U.S. Supreme Court addressed the extraterritorial application of Section 10(b) and held that the statute only applies

Second Circuit affirms dismissal on extraterritoriality grounds of securities claims based on cross-border securities based swap agreements

  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 19 2014

On August 15, 2014, in a case of first impression involving cross-border securities-based swap transactions, the Second Circuit held that the

Other developments

  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • -
  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • July 31 2014

Since the last issue of our IM Update, we have also published the following separate Alerts of interest to the investment management industry:

This week in securities litigation (week ending may 16, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, USA
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  • May 15 2014

The Commission got split decisions in court this week. It prevailed in one high profile trial, obtaining a jury verdict in its favor. It lost a