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Global employment, pensions and incentives newsletter
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Africa, Australia, China, European Union, France, USA, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom
  • April 15 2014

Most of the labour codes in force in francophone sub-Saharan Africa contain provisions which seek to prevent unfair competition practices among


Corporate Crime Update July 2013 - United States
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • July 16 2013

The New York Court of Appeal held that Bear Stearns is not barred from seeking D&O insurance coverage in circumstances where Bear Stearn’s customers


Market manipulation: the curious case of Mr Hobbs
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2013

In something of a reverse for the FSA, last month the Upper Tribunal directed that no action should be taken against Mr Hobbs, a trader whose conduct


Corporate crime update April 2013 - United States
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2013

Hungarian nationals Beatrix Boka and Aleksandar Kunkin were sentenced to serve 36 and 46 months in prison, respectively, for their roles in gaining


Morrison v National Australia Bank
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • July 1 2010

In a decision of great significance to non-US issuers and their shareholders, the US Supreme Court has clarified and restricted the extra-territorial application of the anti-fraud provisions of US federal securities laws


Corporate crime update
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA, Global, United Kingdom
  • June 15 2012

The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has published a consultation on proposals to introduce a new enforcement tool: Deferred Prosecution Agreements (DPA


US Supreme Court rules that the SEC must bring enforcement actions within 5 years of the commission of misconduct (not when it was discovered)
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2013

The US Supreme Court has ruled that a five-year statutory limitation period imposed under the US Code (28 U.S.C. 2462) runs from the date of


Alcoa and Alba resolve civil litigation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2012

Alcoa, the world's largest producer of primary aluminium and fabricated aluminium, has entered into a settlement with Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) to settle a lawsuit filed in the United States


High Court grants injunction against BAE settlement
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • March 10 2010

In February 2010, the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and the US Department of Justice (DoJ) both announced details of settlements with BAE Systems plc (BAE) in a groundbreaking global agreement


ミャンマー投資ガイド - 2016年4月
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Myanmar, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 28 2016

1948年に英国から独立した後ミャンマー1は 武力衝突と政情不安の時代に突入しました 1962年に軍部の率いる社会主義革命が起きて からは軍事政権による統治が続きました が