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Doing Business in Australia
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia, Global, Hong Kong, OECD, USA
  • September 7 2016

The Commonwealth of Australia comprises a federation of six States: New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western


The Importance of Compliance with the Central Provident Fund Act (Cap.36)
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • June 30 2016

On 1 June 2016, the Central Provident Fund ("CPF") Board ("Board") released a press release stating it has recovered about SGD 516 million in CPF


5 Steps To An Anti-Corruption ‘Culture Of Compliance’
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • June 15 2016

The purpose of this article is to consider how a corporation can create and maintain an anti-corruption "culture of compliance." This is an


Industry Groups File Lawsuit Challenging the Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Rule
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • June 10 2016

Nine industry groups, including SIFMA and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, recently filed a lawsuit in Texas challenging the Department of Labor’s


Clients & Friends Newsletter - April 2016
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Vietnam, Romania, Russia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, USA, Canada, China, Denmark, European Union, Israel, OECD, Argentina, Australia, Belgium
  • April 30 2016

On December 17, 2015, the Argentine Central Bank issued Communication “A” 5850 which lifts several exchange control restrictions and allows


Global Equity Matrix - April 2016
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Vietnam, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Norway, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium
  • April 28 2016

Tax on spread at exercise. Tax on sale. A bank tax may apply to transfer of funds made in connection with employee stock plans. A personal assets tax


Clients & Friends Newsletter- February 2016
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Belgium, China, European Union, India, Morocco, Romania, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Spain, USA
  • February 9 2016

Effective 1 January 2016, the Belgian government adopted new legislation that imposes a 33 capital gains tax (referenced locally as the "speculation


Israeli Tax Nightmare?
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Israel, USA
  • February 5 2016

In December 2015, the Tel Aviv District Court issued a ruling (the "Kontera decision") that could have significant implications for companies that


(Leave of) Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder?
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • December 28 2015

It is not uncommon for an equity plan or a leave of absence policy to provide that vesting of awards will be suspended during any unpaid leave of


Supreme Court update the ERISA plan sponsor can now control the game clock
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • USA
  • December 26 2014

Those of us who are sports fans know that timekeepers can control the outcome of any football game. On December 16, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court