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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


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


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


Should the UK adopt Cape Town’s Alternative A Insolvency regime? Lessons from the US and Canada
  • Dentons
  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 11 2014

The UK is consulting on whether to incorporate Cape Town’s Alternative A insolvency regime into English law. Alternative A is based on s 1110 of


Digital and social media rights: playing the advantage or should we call foul?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 15 2014

Football fans' excitement as the long, dark 33 days without top class football finally ended with the start of the Premier League season on 16 August


Financial Regulatory Developments 14 November - Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • November 14 2014

FCA and the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) have fined five banks more than $3 billion for failures in their FX trading operations


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


UK signs up to FATCA agreement
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • August 3 2012

Treasury has announced that the UK has subscribed to the “Model Intergovernmental Agreement to Improve Tax Compliance and Implement the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)”


BBA responds on FATCA
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • November 16 2012

BBA has responded to the HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) consultation on implementing the US-UK agreement on the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA


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