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REIT IPOs - A Quick Guide
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2018

Real estate investment trusts ("REITs") are endlessly inventive. They were first developed in the 1960s as a means for ordinary retail investors to


Audit Committee Consultation
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA, Global
  • April 26 2018

The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) has published a consultation report inviting input to a possible Good Practices


Bankruptcy Code’s Safe Harbor Defense Eliminated by Supreme Court; Variant Defense May Survive
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • April 25 2018

In a unanimous decision in Merit Mgmt. Grp., LP v. FTI Consulting, Inc., the U.S. Supreme Court addressed the scope of a Bankruptcy Code exception to


Canadian Securities Administrators Provide Update on Projects Aimed at Reducing Regulatory Burden on Issuers in the areas of Prospectus Filings and Continuous Disclosure
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 24 2018

The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) recently issued Staff Notice 51-353 - Update on CSA Consultation Paper 51-404 Considerations for Reducing


Ontario Budget 2018: Financial Services Updates
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 23 2018

Ontario’s Minister of Finance, Charles Sousa, tabled the government’s pre-election fiscal plan on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, the 2018 Ontario Budget:


SEC Proposes Standards of Conduct for Broker-Dealers, Investment Advisers
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • April 20 2018

In a first step toward developing standards for advice to retail customers, the Securities and Exchange Commission recently proposed rules and


SEC Proposes Best Interest Standard for Broker-Dealers
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2018

On April 18, the Securities and Exchange Commission proposed a new rule under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, creating a standard of conduct for


Due diligence, information and disclosure in M&A transactions in Russia
  • Dechert LLP
  • Russia, Global
  • April 19 2018

A structured guide to due diligence, information and disclosure in merger and acquisition transactions in Russia


Canadian Securities Regulators Adopt More Flexible Approach to Resale of Securities of Non-Canadian Issuers
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • April 19 2018

The Canadian Securities Administrators have adopted amendments to National Instrument 45-102 Resale of Securities (NI 45-102) which will provide a new


Southern District Deals Blow to FCPA-Based Securities Class Actions
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2018

When a public company resolves a Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) investigation by either the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) or Securities and