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Australia corporate update - May 2014

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 8 2014

The ASX has released the revised third edition of the ASX Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations, reflecting recent developments in

UK Corporate Governance update - issue 82014

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 1 2014

The FRC has published a revised version of the UK Corporate Governance Code which will apply to accounting periods beginning on or after 1 October

Shareholder derivative plaintiffs claiming demand excusal based on lack of director independence and disinterestedness face high hurdle

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 26 2010

The requirement that shareholders make a demand upon the company’s board of directors before proceeding with a derivative action is black-letter corporate law

Capital markets practice news round-up corporate finance - issue no. 10

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 16 2013

Welcome to the latest in our series of regular alerts containing a round-up of news from our capital markets practice. Among other things, we bring

Lyondell: a victory for corporate directors in the Delaware Supreme Court

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 20 2009

A recent decision by the Delaware Supreme Court in Lyondell Chemical Co. v. Ryan made several important clarifications about the nature of the fiduciary duties that corporate directors owe in connection with the sale of Delaware corporations

FSA’ fines Sir Ken Morrison for failure to disclose reduced shareholdings in Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc

  • Squire Sanders Hammonds
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 4 2011

The Financial Services Authority (‘FSA’) has published a Final Notice (dated 16 August 2011) imposing a penalty of £210,000 on Sir Ken Morrison, the former chairman of Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc (‘the Company’), for breach of the Disclosure and Transparency Rules (‘DTR’) resulting from a failure to disclose his reduced shareholding and voting rights in the Company

Highest People’s Court proposes new rules related to foreign-invested enterprises

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • China
  • -
  • March 25 2010

On November 23, 2009 the Highest People's Court issued for public comment a new rule on the interpretation of laws related to foreign-invested enterprises (the Proposed Rule

SAIC promulgates detailed rules on foreign-invested partnerships

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • China
  • -
  • March 25 2010

The SAIC's New Regulations related to FIP formation and operation aim to clarify several areas of uncertainty

Australia corporate update

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 13 2014

New Guidance Note 33 -Removal of entities from the official list, which deals with when and how ASX may delist an entity, commenced on 1 January 2014

Australia corporate update - September 2013

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 9 2013

On 2 August 2013, ASIC lodged initial submissions to the Senate Economics References Committee inquiry, the inquiry referred to the Senate on 20 June