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Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Court of Chancery Appraisal Decision and Directs Greater Reliance on Deal Price

USA - August 4 2017 In a recent decision in DFC Global Corporation Muirfield Value Partners, L.P., the Delaware Supreme Court, in an opinion by Chief Justice Strine

Q2 2017 U.S. Legal and Regulatory Developments

USA - August 8 2017 The following is our summary of significant U.S. legal and regulatory developments during the second quarter of 2017 of interest to Canadian companies

President Trump Signs Sanctions Legislation Targeting Russia, North Korea and Iran, Creating New Compliance Risks for U.S. and Non-U.S. Companies

USA - August 3 2017 On August 2, 2017, President Trump signed into law H.R. 3364, the “Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act” (“CAATSA” or the “Act”

OFAC Breaks New Ground By Penalizing Non-U.S. Companies for Making U.S. Dollar Payments Involving a Sanctioned Country

USA - July 28 2017 On July 27, 2017, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) announced a $12 million settlement with CSE Global Limited

Democratic “Better Deal” Agenda Targets Cable, Telecom Mergers

USA - July 28 2017 As part of their effort to recast their party platform in preparation for the 2018 mid-term elections, Congressional Democrats announced an economic

M&A at a Glance (August 2017)

USA - August 15 2017 Global and U.S. M&A activity in July 2017 increased in total deal value, despite a decline in the number of deals. Globally, total deal volume by

Department of Labor Drops Defense of New Overtime Salary Threshold

USA - August 14 2017 As discussed in a previous Paul, Weiss Client Alert, on May 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor announced a final rule (the “Final Rule”) that

FCC Issues Notice of Inquiry on Advanced Telecommunications Capability

USA - August 11 2017 Through a Notice of Inquiry (NOI) released on Tuesday, the FCC announced it was "starting afresh" in preparing its next annual report to Congress on

Senate Passes MOBILE NOW Act and Five Other Telecom Bills

USA - August 11 2017 Just before adjourning for the Congressional summer recess last Friday, Senate lawmakers adopted six telecommunications-related bills that, among

Recent Guilty Pleas for Price-Fixing Conspiracy Show Commitment to Scrutinizing Social Media and e-Commerce in Criminal Antitrust Prosecutions

USA - August 10 2017 On August 7, 2017, the Department of Justice Antitrust Division announced that an e-commerce company, Zaappaaz Inc., and its president, Azim