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Is conflict minerals regulation going international? New developments in Canada and the EU
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • Canada, European Union, USA
  • April 9 2013

In late March, Canada and the EU both took steps toward the further regulation of the use of conflict minerals. As discussed below, these initiatives


European Union pending legislation requiring additional transparency from extractive industries
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • European Union, Vatican City State
  • May 20 2013

On April 9, 2013, the European Union agreed to a preliminary deal requiring oil, gas, mining and forestry companies to report in greater detail any


Africa business in brief - issue 31
  • ENSafrica
  • Democratic Republic of Congo, European Union, Kenya, Senegal
  • September 16 2013

European Union (EU) Trade Commissioner Karel de Gucht announced on 6 September 2013 that he is looking to introduce, within a year, a bill imposing


Legislative change in the extractive industries: disclosure and reporting requirements
  • Dentons
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 11 2013

On 3 July 2013 the revised Accountancy Directive (Directive 201334) introduced new transparency rules for mining, oil and gas and logging companies


The financial report November 21 2013 - news from Europe
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 21 2013

The Bank of England published a paper on sovereign debt restructuring. For reasons of equity and efficiency, private creditors should play a greater


Calls for the EU to help prevent conflict funded by exploitation and trade of minerals in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Democratic Republic of Congo, European Union
  • January 22 2014

In 2010, the US Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Pub. L. No. 111-203, 124 Stat. 1376 (2010


Iinternational regulatory update 4 8 August 2014
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • China, European Union, Netherlands, Singapore, Thailand, United Kingdom
  • August 12 2014

The EU Commission has published its review reports on the European System of Financial Supervision (ESFS), consisting of a report on the operation of


European proposal for a voluntary self-certification scheme on conflict minerals
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • March 6 2014

More than four years after the United States adopted the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act mandating the Securities and


Timeline - a guide to the legal milestones ahead - May 2014
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union
  • May 1 2014

This is a guide to key legal developments in the coming months and years ahead (UK perspective).The developments include changes in employment law


ESMA - changes in the pipeline for mineral companies
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • April 1 2011

On 23 March 2011, the European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA"), the successor body to CESR, issued a feedback statement in relation to proposed changes to CESR's recommendations for the consistent implementation of the Prospectus Regulation (the "CESR Guidelines"