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Delaware Chancery Court holds investment bank liable for aiding and abetting exculpated director breach of fiduciary duties

  • Kaye Scholer LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • March 17 2014

A recent post-trial decision in In Re: Rural Metro Corporation held that a financial advisor was liable for aiding and abetting breaches of the duty

Seventh Circuit adopts CFPB position on time-barred debt, creating circuit split

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 13 2014

The push to restrict collection of old debts is gaining steam. On March 11, 2014, the Seventh Circuit reversed dismissals of two federal Fair Debt

Third-party claims under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

  • Spencer Fane Britt & Browne
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 12 2014

A recent decision from the Seventh Circuit reminds creditors, including banks, that the provisions of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (the

Second Circuit holds Delaware fiduciary duty law preempted by federal interest in fiscal stability

  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 4 2014

In Starr International Co. v. Federal Reserve Bank of New York, No. 12-5022-cv, 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 1770 (2d. Cir. Jan. 29, 2014), the United States

Legal alert: two certified issues to the Georgia Supreme Court will address application of the business judgment rule to bank officers and directors

  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 16 2014

In an unexpected turn of events, two recent cases arising out of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia have resulted in two

Financial services update January 8 2014 judicial developments

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 8 2014

On December 26th, the Seventh Circuit granted the wish of a commodity pool operator who was convicted of money laundering and mail fraud charges

Federal Court allows FDIC D&O suit involving business judgment rule to proceed

  • BuckleySandler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 22 2013

On November 14, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia denied motions to dismiss filed by former officers and directors

When an out-of-state company can be sued in Massachusetts and why you should care

  • Burns & Levinson LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2013

As I discussed in a prior post, the substantive law applicable to a dispute can have a tremendous impact on its outcome. But what about the

International Regulatory Update 23-27 September 2013

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Germany, Global, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 1 2013

The UK government has launched a legal challenge with the European Courts of Justice (ECJ) on the remuneration provisions under the Capital

A summary of major developments in key areas - General Counsel update September 2013

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 19 2013

The Large and Medium-sized Companies and Groups (Accounts and Reports) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 and changes to the Companies Act 2006 made by the