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Global regulation and investigations challenges ahead in 2015
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Africa, Asia-Pacific, Canada, European Union, Global, Middle East, USA
  • March 2 2015

Regulation and investigations remain among the primary concerns of businesses. In this briefing, we provide an overview of some of the key global and


Compliance - ten common myths
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • March 10 2015

Jason Hungerford and Andrew Reeves explore some of the myths they encounter in advising on compliance issues. This article was originally published


Shareholder activism in M&A: 2014 trends
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • August 11 2014

Buoyed by an improved economic climate and unprecedented success in 2013, shareholder activists are expected to significantly influence the 2014 M&A


Directors’ duties in M&A
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Global
  • June 3 2015

Directors have clear duties when acting for the corporation, particularly when choosing whether to engage in M&A. Below is a brief summary of what


CESR gathers international supervisors to discuss worldwide enforcement of IFRS
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • European Union, Global
  • December 14 2009

The Committee of European Securities Regulators (CESR) has issued a press release stating that enforcers of IFRS from 33 countries, representatives from the International Accounting Standards Board and auditors met for the first time at CESR’s offices in Paris on 3 and 4 December 2009 to discuss enforcement of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and enforcement decisions taken around the world


What deal makers are saying: consumer markets M&A continues to outperform other sectors
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • October 14 2015

A recent study published by Mergermarket indicates that on a global basis, consumer markets M&A has outperformed other industry sectors in the past


Financial institutions in the future - global financial recovery
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • January 15 2010

Our latest survey, conducted during Q4, 2009, shows a distinct change in mood from its predecessor in April 2009 with a new sense of optimism replacing the gloom that pervaded following the financial system’s near collapse


Global CSR monitor - new principles on business and human rights endorsed by United Nations
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Global
  • June 27 2011

The United Nations Human Rights Council has endorsed the recommendations of the report of John Ruggie, the Special Representative of the United Nations (“UN”) Secretary-General on human rights and transnational business (United Nations Document AHRC1731) with significant implications for global human rights responsibilities of business


IOSCO consults on auditor transparency, communication and ownership structures
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • September 24 2009

Concerns over the transparency of audit firms and the relationship between transparency and the quality of audits and the availability and delivery of audit services, the adequacy of the standard audit report, and the impact of audit firm ownership structure on concentration in the market for auditing large issuers have prompted the Technical Committee of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) to expand the scope of its work to include a number of audit service-related issues


Principles for Periodic Disclosure by Listed Entities - final report
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • March 1 2010

The Technical Committee of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) has published a final report entitled Principles for Periodic Disclosure by Listed Entities