We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 94

An employer’s guide to implementing EU-compliant whistleblowing hotlines
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • August 23 2011

Under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, companies listed on U.S. stock exchanges are required to establish a system, often called a “whistleblowing hotline,” for employees to internally report concerns over questionable auditing or accounting matters


The General Counsel and Data Breach Compliance
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

An important responsibility of the governing board is to work with the CEO to assure proper coordination of the various roles and responsibilities of


To transfer or not to transfer: avoiding the risks of transferring data from China
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • China
  • March 10 2015

Multinational companies doing business in China face difficult and unique challenges in handling corporate data that resides there. Many corporations


International News: Focus on Tax - Issue 3 2015
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Global, OECD
  • December 14 2015

In May 2015, the State Council of the People’s Republic of China issued the Opinions on the Key Tasks for Deepening the Reform of the Economic


Digital due diligence: uncovering violations in China
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • China
  • September 9 2015

This year's historic stock market rise and crash was only the most visible sign of overall economic turmoil in China. Other key indicators include


International news: focus on employee benefits
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Global
  • August 4 2014

The economic case for investment in Africa is clear. As large numbers of people move from subsistence level to lower middle class and higher, a


Misleading Terms & Conditions and Unfair Contract Terms: The Italian Competition Authority Opens Two Investigations against WhatsApp Inc.
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Italy
  • November 1 2016

On 28 October 2016, the Italian Competition Authority (the “Authority”) opened two investigations against WhatsApp Inc. for alleged unfair commercial


China aims to strengthen the protection of consumers’ personal information
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • China
  • June 6 2013

The Standing Committee of the National People's Congress recently issued a draft amendment that would update China's 20-year-old Consumer Protection


Settlement on the horizon in Massachusetts ZIP code litigation
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 6 2014

A recent proposed settlement in Massachusetts may signal readiness on the part of retailers to end so-called "ZIP code" litigation. In 2011


Protecting outsourcing relationships
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 9 2009

Outsourcing as a business model is coming under increasing scrutiny