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District Court Holds That FRAND Commitment Requires Patent Owner to "License All Comers," Including Chip Makers
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2018

On November 6, 2018, in FTC v. Qualcomm, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California granted the Federal Trade Commission's


CFTC Continues Enforcement Focus, Forms Insider Trading Task Force
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2018

In recent actions, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (the “CFTC”) has continued to pursue cases alleging market manipulation and attempted


New York State Department of Labor Issues Final Guidance on Sexual Harassment Prevention Policies and Training
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2018

As we reviewed in our April 23, 2018 memorandum, available here, New York State enacted this year a sweeping anti-sexual harassment law with


Implementation of Financial Services Regulatory Reform Legislation: Financial Regulators Discuss Implementation of the “Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act”
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 9 2018

On October 2, the Senate Banking Committee held a hearing on the implementation of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act


Implementation of Financial Services Regulatory Reform Legislation: Federal Reserve Official Previews Risk-Based Regulatory Tailoring Agenda
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 9 2018

On October 2, the Senate Banking Committee held a hearing on the implementation of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act


CFTC Chairman Releases White Paper on “Cross-Border Swaps Regulation Version 2.0”
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2018

On October 1, 2018, Commodity Futures Trading Commission ("CFTC") Chairman Christopher Giancarlo released a White Paper titled "Cross-Border Swaps


Joint Statement on BSA Resource Sharing: Federal Depository Institution Regulators and FinCEN Issue Joint Statement to Highlight Potential Benefits and Risks of Bank Secrecy Act (“BSA”)-Related Collaborations
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2018

On October 3, 2018, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System ("FRB"), the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation ("FDIC"), the National


Debt Exchanges in Spin-Off Transactions: New IRS Revenue Procedure Defines Ruling Practice for Tax-Free Stock-for-Debt and Securities-for-Debt Exchanges in Spin-Offs
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2018

On October 3, 2018, the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") issued Revenue Procedure 2018-53 (the "New Revenue Procedure"), which establishes revised


Delaware Chancery Court Upholds Termination of Merger on MAE Grounds in Akorn v. Fresenius
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2018

It can no longer be said that the Delaware Chancery Court has never found a Material Adverse Effect ("MAE") that justified termination of a public


Bank Capital Requirements: Federal Banking Agencies Issue Proposed Rule Revising the Regulatory Capital Definition of High Volatility Commercial Real Estate Exposures
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 3 2018

On September 18, the Federal Reserve, the OCC, and the FDIC issued a proposed rule that would revise the definition of High Volatility Commercial