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PCAOB proposes important changes to audit reports
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • September 5 2013

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board ("PCAOB") recently proposed new auditing standards that, if adopted, would substantially expand the


FCPA year in review: 2014
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • February 6 2015

The biggest Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA") story of 2014 was that the cost of resolving an FCPA enforcement action has gone up. In a year in


New York State Department of Financial Services proposes comprehensive Bitcoin regulations
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • August 29 2014

The New York State Department of Financial Services ("DFS") recently became the first state regulator to propose a regulatory framework for the


SEC flexes its muscle on accounting fraud and targets more individuals
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • September 17 2015

The Securities and Exchange Commission recently announced the settlement or filing of a number of significant accounting fraud cases. Coupled with


Iran nuclear deal reached; sanctions remain in place
  • Jones Day
  • Iran
  • July 16 2015

On July 14, 2015, the European Union, together with the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Russia, and China (known as the "P51


SEC brings hiring practices into FCPA focus
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • September 9 2015

The SEC recently fined Bank of New York Mellon ("BNY Mellon") nearly $15 million for allegedly violating provisions of the Foreign Corrupt Practices


The Department of Financial Services: New York's newest financial regulator
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • December 7 2011

A new financial regulator recently opened its doors for business in New York and instantly became a formidable agency with broad regulatory powers, including the authority to bring both criminal and civil law enforcement actions


SEC charges hedge fund manager and bond salesman in first insider trading case involving credit default swaps
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 28 2009

On May 5, 2009, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") brought an action in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York alleging the "the first insider trading enforcement action involving credit default swaps."


Federal appellate court rules that the FCPA prohibits corrupt payments to certain foreign government-owned businesses
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 23 2014

For the first time since the enactment of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA"), a federal appellate court has defined what constitutes an


The New York State Department of Financial Services: leading the charge to regulate Bitcoin
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • September 30 2013

As we have previously written, the New York Department of Financial Services ("DFS") is emerging as an aggressive regulator of financial