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UK private equity transactions: the essential differences from the US market
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • May 4 2015

A US private equity fund seeking to acquire a target in the UK will soon notice a number of differences from the US market. It is important to be


Deferred Prosecution Agreements: the US experience and the UK potential
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • July 14 2014

Deferred Prosecution Agreements (DPAs) have been used in the US for over 20 years. The UK has recently brought into force the laws allowing certain


This is not another article about Macondo: no, I want to know why people even bother with gross negligence in joint operating agreements?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • March 25 2015

Judge Barbier decided that BP was grossly negligent in relation to the blowout, explosion and fire abroad the Deepwater Horizon in April 2010. But


Enforcement of foreign intellectual property rights - Lucasfilm Ltd and others v. Ainsworth and another
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • October 5 2011

Once judgment has been obtained, the successful party needs to be able to enforce that judgment against the other party to obtain the remedy granted in the judgment


The P51 and Iran extend the Joint Plan of Action to mid-2015
  • Dentons
  • USA, China, France, Germany, Iran, Russia, United Kingdom
  • December 2 2014

On November 24, 2014, the US, UK, France, China, Russia and Germany (collectively the "P5 1") and Iran announced that they would extend to June 30


US bankruptcy automatic stay thwarts UK proceedings by the Pension Regulator
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • January 23 2012

On December 29, 2011, the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued an opinion in the chapter 11 bankruptcy case In re Nortel Networks, Inc., holding that the "automatic stay" on creditor collection actions outside the bankruptcy applied to prevent the UK Pension Protection Fund and the Trustee of the UK Nortel Pension Plan from participating in UK pensions proceedings initiated by the UK Pensions Regulator


Facility agreements in 2013: new laws, new terms?
  • Dentons
  • USA, Global, United Kingdom
  • November 27 2012

During 2012, many of those involved in drafting and negotiating facility agreements will have followed the progress of draft legislation, and other related developments, on FATCA, Basel III and LIBOR


US court considers Pensions Regulator's powers
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • November 6 2008

The US Court has approved a bankruptcy settlement under which a US-listed parent company is liable for the buy-out deficits in its UK subsidiary's pension schemes


CBI reacts to US proposals
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • January 29 2010

The CBI has criticised the US proposals for the banking sector as undermining the considered approach G20 is taking


FSB welcomes US proposals on moral hazard
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • January 29 2010

FSB has welcomed the proposals from the US to address the moral hazard of too-big-to-fail institutions