Lexology PRO | USA | 1 Jul 2021
Microsoft’s vice president of customer security has told members of Congress that US federal law enforcement agencies impose about 10 secrecy orders on the company per day, preventing customers from knowing that their data is being taken out of the cloud.
Cooper Grace Ward | Australia | 18 Jun 2021
Subpoenas are typically used in court proceedings as a means of obtaining information that a parent hopes will be favourable to their case, or as part…
Thompson Coburn LLP | USA | 7 Jun 2021
Like pink slips, audit letters and divorce papers, it's a document you're never happy to see land in your mailbox. But if you receive a subpoena in a…
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP | USA | 24 Feb 2021
The proliferation of data and the rise of affordable cloud computing services has led many companies and organizations to outsource their data storage…
PRO Compliance | USA | 7 Jan 2021
The recently passed US defence bill significantly increases the scope of banking records that the Justice and Treasury departments can demand from foreign banks.
Dentons ACAS-LAW | Nigeria | 7 Sep 2020
Subpoena is a potent tool available for any party in the course of dispute resolution before a court, particularly a trial court in Nigeria. It is a…
PRO Compliance | Brazil, European Union, Netherlands, etc. | 20 Jul 2020
A US appeals court has upheld an arbitration award that required Brazil’s Petrobras to pay over $700 million to an offshore drilling company for terminating a contract allegedly procured through bribery.
PRO Compliance | Philippines | 8 Jul 2020
The Philippine Competition Commission has said that certain provisions in a bill aimed at accelerating the recovery from the covid-19 pandemic could harm its welfare-enhancing objectives and the overall state of competition.
PRO Compliance | Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria, Switzerland, etc. | 22 Jun 2020
Lawyers said the investigation shows Swiss authorities’ newfound zeal to investigate companies for corruption. “A few years ago we would have had little or no case law concerning companies,” one lawyer said.
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP | USA | 15 Jan 2020
Subpoenas provide a necessary discovery tool for parties to obtain relevant and many times critical information for litigation, but they often burden…