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Accessing the US capital markets from outside the United States
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2015

Fabry-Pérot Interferometer, SA is a highly successful non-US company known to the world as FPI. FPI is considering doing a debt or equity offering in


Director compensation: is this the Calma before a storm or just a summer squall? A handful of forecasts
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • July 5 2015

In Calma v. Templeton, the Delaware Chancery Court recently denied a motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by shareholders against Citrix Systems and


Oversight of material litigation in four practical steps
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2015

Public companies in the United States are subject to litigation in various areas, including: shareholder litigation; Government Investigations and


Bonuses and other variable pay components: a comparison
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • France, Germany, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 14 2010

With the year-end fast-approaching, many employers are turning their attention to bonus arrangements for 2011


Ninth Circuit holds that the BLM’s grant of a right-of-way for a road over federal land does not trigger consultation under the ESA or an Environmental Impact Statement under NEPA for a Wind Project with independent utility
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2015

On May 27, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld the US Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) grant of a right-of-way


Clawing back incentive compensation
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • June 30 2010

A "clawback" is a policy or agreement that permits an employer to recover certain compensation paid to an employee, typically because the employee engaged in misconduct or because the employee received compensation as a result of incorrect financial results reported by the company


A primer on Section 16 officers
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2013

Your old college buddy Sam Baker has just been appointed CFO of Dixie Candles, Inc. While telling Sam about her promotion, Dixie's CEO mentioned in


The Supreme Court strikes down the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2015

In a much anticipated decision delivered on the last day of the term, the Supreme Court struck down the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards, or MATS


The USA Freedom Act: what it changes and (mostly) doesn't for cloud services--and is it really the issue
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2015

The recent showdown over renewal of certain provisions of the USA Patriot Act (often called simply the Patriot Act) and the subsequent enactment of


What’s driving the rise of shareholder activism in Europe?
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • June 8 2015

Driven by the increase in US campaigns, shareholder activism is on the rise in Europe, which also is facing an increase in investments by activist