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Gavin v Gaynor: Important Clarification on DIFC Court Jurisdiction and Identifying Place of Arbitration
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Arab Emirates, USA
  • April 13 2016

On 3 April 2016, the DIFC Court ordered a stay of proceedings on the basis that, in light of the existence of parallel proceedings in the Californian


Market Abuse Update April 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 21 2016

This will be the last Market Abuse update before 3 July 2016, the date when both the new Market Abuse Regulation and the Criminal Sanctions (Market


US legal developments - Asia Pacific, January - March 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • April 7 2016

Airline passenger plaintiffs asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to approve a US$39.5 million settlement with several Asia-based


Microsoft challenges US authorities' use of secrecy orders to obtain stored electronic data
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2016

Microsoft Corporation has filed suit against the US Department of Justice (DOJ) seeking to declare unconstitutional a provision of federal law that


Cyber Security Quarterly Round-Up: January 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Singapore, USA, Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong
  • January 14 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


Corporate Crime Update - March 2016 - United States
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • China, Cuba, USA, Uzbekistan
  • March 31 2016

We reported in December that VimpelCom, the Dutch telecommunications company, made $900 million Accounting provision relating to bribery


Market abuse update April 2015
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 16 2015

2014 was marked by record fines for benchmarkmManipulation globally, criminal prosecutions for insider trading and market manipulation, and the first


Californian Slavery in Supply Chain judgment provides case study for UK
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • March 8 2016

A recent decision in The District Court of California has potential relevance to the reporting obligations companies have under English law regarding


Recent developments illustrating corruption risks in the mining industry
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • November 27 2015

Mining executives do not need to be reminded that their industry presents some of the gravest risks of corruption. They operate in regions that are


Market Abuse Update January 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 13 2016

In September, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published the final draft of its technical standards for the Market Abuse