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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


ICGN non-executive director remuneration guidelines and policies
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • April 9 2010

In March 2010 the International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN) published guidelines and policies on non-executive director (NED) remuneration


OECD: corporate governance and the financial crisis: Conclusions and emerging good practices to enhance implementation of the Principles
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • February 26 2010

On 24 February 2010 the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) published a report from the OECD Steering Group on corporate governance setting out conclusions and emerging good practices regarding corporate governance


Islamic finance corporate governance briefing
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • February 18 2009

Shareholders increasingly expect companies to adhere to strict standards of corporate governance


OECD Good Practice Guidance on internal controls, ethics and compliance
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • May 10 2010

The OECD published its (non legally binding) 'Good Practice Guidance' addressed to companies for creating and ensuring the effectiveness of internal controls, ethics and compliance programmes or measures for preventing and detecting the bribery of foreign public officials in their international business transactions, and to business organisations and professional associations, which play an essential role in assisting companies in these efforts


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


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


ISO 26000 social responsibility standard: a sneak-peek and legal implications
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Global
  • March 10 2010

The International Standards Organization ("ISO") Social Responsibility Standard 26000 (hereinafter referred to as "ISO 26000") is an attempt to standardize and codify the concept of social responsibility for organizations, including business


International sales contracts: new Incoterms in effect January 1, 2011
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Global
  • November 24 2010

Export transactions generally involve international sales contracts, whose clarity of terms is crucial to avoiding disputes between parties


Global CSR monitor - IFC Environmental & Social Performance Standards
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Global
  • November 26 2010

The International Finance Corporation Environmental & Social Performance Standards ("IFC Standards") has become the global benchmark for corporate social responsibility ("CSR") in project financing