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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Five-Year Retrospective
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or the “Bureau”) marks its fifth Birthday having made a substantial mark on the consumer financial


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


DOJ’s First Corporate Enforcement Action Under Pilot Program
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • July 5 2016

In April 2016, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced its Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Enforcement Plan and Guidance, which includes a one-year


Discussion Draft of the Financial CHOICE Act
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2016

A discussion draft for the Financial CHOICE Act is now publicly available. Many of the provisions of interest from a corporate standpoint are in


In Our View, Dell Has Not Increased the Risk of an Appraisal Award Higher than the Merger PriceBut Highlights that a “Meaningfully” Competitive Sale Process Is the Key to Reducing the Risk
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2016

In Appraisal of Dell Inc. (May 31, 2016), the Delaware Court of Chancery awarded an appraisal amount ($17.62) that was 30 higher than the price


Sidley Perspectives on M&A and Corporate Governance - June 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2016

The exposure of corporate directors to shareholder derivative suits relating to their obligations to provide "risk oversight" to the company may turn


Focus on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2016

The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) continues to make news in 2016. Since our last newsletter, DOJ officials have been making the rounds to talk


Taseko Mines Defeats Raging River in Proxy Contest: Important Lessons for Boards Facing a Dissident Attack
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 1 2016

After a lengthy, acrimonious and costly proxy contest to remove three directors of Taseko Mines Limited (“Taseko”) and elect its own nominees, in


Indentures Meet the Securities Laws: Interpreting Change of Control Provisions in Foresight Energy L.P.
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2016

Virtually all corporate indentures have what are known as "change of control" provisions. In the event of a change of control of the issuer


Privacy & Cybersecurity Update - May 2016
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • European Union, Germany, Global, USA
  • May 31 2016

May 2016 Privacy & Cybersecurity Update 1 US Supreme Court Holds That Consumer Plaintiffs Must Show Real Harm' to Sue in Federal Court 2 Maryland