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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


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


Media and political campaigns: from the era of free air time to that of free online advertising
  • Dentons
  • France, Germany, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 5 2015

The increasing influence of Mass Media in political campaigns has been an issue of concern for campaign finance regulators worldwide during the past


Campaign finance in the US and the UK: a comparative assessment
  • Dentons
  • USA, United Kingdom
  • August 4 2015

Campaign finance systems in the US and the UK have provoked similar controversial discussions over the past few years especially due to reforms


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


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


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


A review of the Corporate Insolvency Regime
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • July 14 2016

On 25 May, the Insolvency Service published a consultation paper on options for reform of the UK's corporate insolvency regime. Their impetus is for


UK and US carry out cyber-testing exercise
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • November 20 2015

The UK and US Governments have carried out a joint exercise with leading global financial firms to enhance cooperation and ability to respond


Lessons from across the pond
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • May 5 2015

If you want to see where the law on pensions is going in the UK, the US is usually a good place to start. Part of this is down to similarities in