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Australia Law Year in Review 2016 and Year to Come 2017
  • Linklaters LLP
  • Australia
  • January 5 2017

From 1 January, a new MAAL (broadly based on the first limb of the United Kingdom's Diverted Profits Tax) applies to 'significant global entities' to


The Netherlands Law Year in Review 2016 and Year to Come 2017
  • Linklaters LLP
  • Netherlands
  • February 6 2017

On 9 December 2016, the Minister of Safety and Justice announced that Dutch corporate law will be further modernised by: (i) introducing rules to


Bankruptcy court decides that the Bankruptcy Code preempts California state pension laws
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2015

In a February 4, 2015 opinion, the bankruptcy judge presiding over Stockton, California's Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy case approved Stockton's


Moral hazard powers of the Pensions Regulator: how do they apply against a company in insolvency?
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 1 2016

Third parties associated with an employer may find themselves liable to contribute to the employer's occupational pension scheme. Where a pension


Indalex two years later: underfunded pension liabilities in the financing context
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • December 23 2014

It’s been almost two years since the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) decision in Indalex Ltd., Re.Currently, Canada’s lower courts are being


Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation Fund & Ors v Novo Banco, S.A. 2016 EWCA Civ 1092
  • Ashfords LLP
  • European Union, Portugal, United Kingdom
  • January 25 2017

Following the collapse of Banco Espirito Santo, the Court of Appeal held that a $835m loan had not been transferred to Novo Banco. This case concerns


Bankruptcy and pension rights following Horton v Henry - a fairytale ending?
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 8 2015

In a challenging economy bankruptcy increasingly stands accused of constituting a mechanism for debtors to escape their responsibilities at their


Second Circuit Affirms Mandatory Subordination of Employees’ Securities Claims
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2017

Claims held by employees of a Chapter 11 debtor based on “restricted stock units (‘RSUs’) must be subordinated under Bankruptcy Code 510(b) to


Bankruptcy estate does not avoid control group status for withdrawal liability
  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2012

In 1999, Michael Cappy filed for bankruptcy protection


Anatomy of a Term Sheet: Series A Financing (Q2 2016)
  • McCarter & English LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2016

A key milestone in the lifecycle of many successful companies (and, admittedly, many unsuccessful companies) is obtaining financing from angel or