We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 691

New US Cyber Security sanctions targeting Russia
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • January 3 2017

On 29 December 2016, President Obama signed an Executive Order entitled "Taking Additional Steps To Address The National Emergency With Respect To


President Obama imposes cybersecurity sanctions targeting Russia
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • December 30 2016

Yesterday, President Obama signed an Executive Order entitled "Taking Additional Steps To Address The National Emergency With Respect To Significant


OFAC Provides Clarification Regarding Iran Sanctions "Snapback"
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • December 16 2016

On December 15, 2016, the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") updated the Frequently Asked Questions Relating to the


Supreme Court Upholds Conviction of Insider Trader Who Received Tips from a Family Friend, and Rejects
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2016

The Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision issued on December 6, 2016, upheld the Ninth Circuit's earlier insider trading conviction of Bassam Yacoub


President Obama Expected to Sign 10-Year Extension of Iran Sanctions Act
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Iran, USA
  • December 7 2016

On December 1, 2016, the Senate unanimously passed a bill to extend the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996 (the "ISA") for 10 years by a 99-0 vote, after it


Developments in Iran, October 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Iran, Morocco, Poland, South Africa, South Korea, USA
  • October 31 2016

This update aims to provide a brief overview of key developments which have occurred in Iran during the past month and to highlight areas of future


Corporate Crime Update - October 2016 - China, South East Asia & India
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • October 27 2016

On 1 October, new binding provisions came into force in China governing the collection, extraction and review of electronic data in criminal


Cyber Security Quarterly Round-Up - October 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 24 2016

Cyber security affects all businesses and industries and is a Board level agenda item. Our quarterly eBulletin provides a round-up of best practice


The Push for Individual Accountability and D&O Insurance Coverage
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • October 20 2016

On September 9, 2015 Sally Yates, the Deputy Attorney General, released a memorandum entitled "Individual Accountability for Corporate Wrongdoing,"


US Class Action landscape: Spotlight on Consumer Goods
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2016

Five years or so on now, the wave of class-action litigation engulfing consumer-goods companies in the US court system continues without sign of