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SEC enforcement quarterly - 3rd quarter 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 1 2016

For the last several years, as we have observed in previous editions of the Quarterly, an increasing number of individuals or entities have sought to


UK Government Confirms GDPR Will Apply
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 1 2016

The UK's Secretary of State confirmed on October 31, 2016 that the UK will be implementing the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), as


ICO Updates Guidance on Privacy Notices
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 31 2016

The EU Data Protection Directive requires that data be processed fairly, which includes providing individuals with certain information about how a


House of Lords Amends Investigatory Powers Bill to Recognise Privacy as a “Fundamental Priority”
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 28 2016

Members of the UK House of Lords have amended the Investigatory Powers Bill to make privacy a fundamental concern by inserting the following in


British government overrules local objections to allow hydro-fracturing of new shale wells
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • October 10 2016

On October 6, 2016, Sajid Javid, U.K.’s Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, overruled local objections by granting Cuadrilla


Sidley Shale and Hydraulic Fracturing Report - 4 October, 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • October 4 2016

On Sept. 23, Alaska, Kansas, Montana and Texas filed an amicus brief in the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals in support of petitioners challenging the


Impact of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation on the Insurance and the Reinsurance Industry
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 3 2016

After almost four years of negotiations, drafting and discussions, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) entered into force earlier this year


London Litigation and Arbitration Review - Q3 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 29 2016

In Globe, the Court of Appeal stated that a contract could be amended by oral agreement or by conduct even though it contained an express clause


Derivatives Quarterly Newsletter - August 15, 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • China, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 15 2016

On May 24, 2016, the CFTC adopted a final rule (the Final Rule) that will determine how the CFTC’s margin rules for uncleared swaps, which were


UK Insurance Act 2015 and Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 Now in Force
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 15 2016

The Insurance Act 2015 in the UK came into force on August 12, 2016, 18 months following its enactment last year. The reforms to insurance contract