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Applicants win right to challenge SFC's provision of documents to Japanese regulators
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Japan
  • May 13 2016

Court finds it "reasonably arguable" that an important section of the Securities and Futures Ordinance (SFO) is unconstitutional, that the SFC was in


Japan Legal Update Vol. 12 March 2016
  • Jones Day
  • Japan
  • March 24 2016

On February 29, 2016, the Supreme Court (first petty bench) issued a decision describing the standards for applying the general anti-avoidance rule


Corporate Crime Update - January 2016 - Japan
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Japan
  • January 29 2016

In previous updates, we have reported on the accounting irregularities at Toshiba Corporation (Toshiba), in which Toshiba admitted that it had


Global employment law what's new? Fall 2015
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Austria, Belgium, European Union, France, Spain, United Kingdom, USA, Germany, Global, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Russia
  • October 22 2015

Economic and trade sanctions have become a favoured geopolitical tool of governments. The rules are complex, ever evolving, and the violation risks


Doing business in India
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • Canada, Germany, India, Japan, Mauritius, Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 30 2015

India is the seventh largest country by area and the second-most populous country in the world. It has a large and growing middle-class with an


Global Market Abuse News - Spring 2015
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 24 2015

In February 2015, the Court of First Instance ordered that China Metal Recycling (Holdings) Limited (CMR) be wound up in the public interest. This is


Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Russia, Taiwan, USA, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Chile, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong
  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to


This week in securities litigation (week ending June 20, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, Japan, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 19 2014

High speed trading and conflict of interest in the market place were the topics of the week. Two Senate committees held hearings on the issues which


This week in securities litigation (week ending February 28, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, United Kingdom
  • February 27 2014

The Supreme Court handed down a significant decision, construing SLUSA in the context of suits by investors defrauded investors in the Stanford Ponzi


International Regulatory Update 23-27 September 2013
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Australia, China, European Union, Germany, Global, Guernsey, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia
  • October 1 2013

The UK government has launched a legal challenge with the European Courts of Justice (ECJ) on the remuneration provisions under the Capital