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English High Court Limits Scope of Privilege for Documents Generated During the Course of Internal Investigations
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 1 2017

The English High Court recently handed down a judgment which limits the circumstances in which companies will be able to assert legal professional


English High Court Limits Scope of Privilege for Documents Generated During the Course of Internal Investigations
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 1 2017

On May 8, the English High Court1 struck down the majority of claims by a company for privilege over documents prepared during an internal


Money Laundering Regulations 2017: Preparing for the UK’s New Customer Due Diligence Regime
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 30 2017

The UK is amending its requirements as to customer due diligence (and related matters) in the context of antimoney-laundering and counter-financing


European Commission Launches 'Excessive Pricing' Investigation in Pharma Sector
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, Italy, United Kingdom
  • May 16 2017

The European Commission announced yesterday that it has launched a formal investigation into Aspen Pharma's pricing of five cancer drugs. The


MiFID II 2016 Update - Implications for EU and Non-EU Investment Managers (UPDATED MAY 2017)
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 5 2017

MiFID II, which is to be implemented throughout the EU on January 3, 2018, represents a comprehensive and far-reaching set of reforms that will


The New Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 10 2017

The new Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016 (SI 20161024) came into force on April 6, 2017 (the 2016 Rules). The 2016 Rules replace the


Sidley Global Insurance Review - March 2017
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, Germany, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 30 2017

The insurance industry has a global reach. Insurers and reinsurers are critically important to the world economy. They assume and transfer all manner


UK Consent Guidance Under the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 28 2017

On March 2, 2017, the UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) published draft guidance (the Guidance) on consent under the EU's


ICO Publishes Draft Guidance on Consent Under the GDPR and Submit it to Public Consultation
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 7 2017

On 2 March 2017, the UK Information Commissioner's Office ("ICO") published detailed draft guidance on consent under the GDPR and has submitted it


Derivatives Quarterly Newsletter: 4th Quarter 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, Global, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 21 2017

On October 11, 2016, the CFTC proposed rules (Proposed Cross-Border Rules) that address the cross-border application of certain of the CFTC's swaps