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Cyber Security Quarterly Round-Up - July 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 20 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


Res judicata effect of a prior arbitration is to be determined by arbitrators, not the courts the Belco Rule can be hard to swallow
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2013

In Citigroup, Inc. v Abu Dhabi Investment Authority 13 Civ. 6073 (PKC), the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (SDNY


Recent developments with reverse break fees
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, New Zealand, USA
  • June 24 2016

Halliburton Co.’s payment of a US$3.5 billion reverse break fee highlights significant differences between Australian and US practice. Australian


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


Corporate Crime Update - May 2016 - United States
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2016

On April 7, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") announced that it has reached a settlement with Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) over


Market abuse update
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, France, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 15 2014

The FCA has continued to build on the strong track record of civil and criminal enforcement action against abusive conduct and manipulation, notably


Immunity: US Court of Appeals reverses lower court decision that had denied enforcement of foreign arbitral award
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2016

In a recent decision handed down on 31 May 2016, the majority in a United States Court of Appeals sitting in Washington DC reversed a decision by the


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


Application to remove arbitrators for bias not on district court’s watch
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • August 13 2013

In a robust judgment, the US District Court of the Southern District of New York has rejected PK Time's application to remove two arbitrators for


US district court confirms arbitral award against Pemex that was nullified at its seat
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2013

The US District Court for the Southern District of New York has confirmed an arbitral award in favour of COMMISA, a subsidiary of KBR, against Pemex