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Caught offside: the legal tactics behind the takeover of Liverpool Football Club
  • Lawson Lundell LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • December 7 2010

When Liverpool players take to the pitch, they are greeted by a chorus of cheers as tens of thousands of Liverpudlians sing "You'll Never Walk Alone" - the Club's theme

Argentina and the Vulture Funds no hiding place?
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Argentina, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 12 2011

The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom has recently decided that a New York judgment against the Republic of Argentina in respect of outstanding sovereign bonds can be enforced against the debtor's assets located within England and Wales

The FCPA has its first jury trial, after 34 years - will the Bribery Act take the same time to come before the courts?
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • May 13 2011

Although not strictly relevant to the Bribery Act, I was interested to read about a Californian case reported this week

Sanctions update
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Iran, Libya, Syria, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 13 2011

This is a two part sanctions update

District Judge issues unprecedented limitation on FCPA's jurisdictional reach
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • June 15 2011

In an unprecedented blow to the government's assertion of jurisdiction under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), United States District Judge Richard Leon, presiding over the so-called Africa Sting FCPA prosecution, granted the Rule 29 acquittal motion of Defendant Pankesh Patel on the ground that the government could not establish that jurisdiction over "persons other than issuers or domestic concerns" under the FCPA reached the defendant

Some FCPA concepts are coming into focus: implications for the UK Bribery Act
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • June 30 2011

The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) has been roundly criticized for its lack of clarity regarding key terms, such as "foreign official" and "instrumentality."

Maples and Calder Funds Update - Ireland Quarterly Update July - September 2016
  • Maples and Calder
  • European Union, Global, Ireland, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 3 2016

The European Union (Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 implemented the UCITS V Directive

UK: WTC aggregation: PONY losses - Simmonds v Gammell
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • November 4 2016

This is another reinsurance aggregation case arising out of the 911 attacks on the World Trade Centre. It is an appeal from arbitration as to whether

Truth and beauty in Hollywood - can an actress keep her real age private?
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • December 17 2012

It's not easy being a movie actress over the age of 40, says an actress. Huong Hoang (known also as Junie Hoang) signed up for an iMDb Pro account

Google refuses to submit itself to the scrutiny of English courts
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 23 2013

An action against the California-based Internet giant, Google, was recently brought in the English courts. The individuals, supported by the campaign