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Senate Judiciary Committee Holds Oversight Hearing on EB-5
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2018

Today, the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary held an oversight hearing on the Immigrant Investor EB-5 program. The well-attended full committee


Supreme Court Roundup: A Trio of Upcoming Cases May
  • Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2018

The Cyan case concerns whether state courts can hear class action lawsuits that allege only claims under the federal Securities Act of 1933. The


Senate Banking Committee Holds Hearing on Virtual Currencies - Warns of Celebrity Endorsements
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • February 8 2018

The Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs held a hearing on Tuesday on virtual currencies and the role of the Securities and


Reducing the Costs and Administrative Burdens of an M&A Transaction through a State “Fairness Hearing”
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2017

Whenever a bank holding company issues its stock in a merger, it must register the stock issuance with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)


McKinsey study suggests alliances with sophisticated long-term investors can help blunt corrosive effects of short-termism
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2017

In this study, consulting firm McKinsey raises the question of why so many companies seem to be ensorcelled by their short-term investors, which own


Hong Kong Court rules in favour of investors in mis-selling claim: a departure from the recent trend
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • August 23 2016

Recently, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance handed down its judgment in relation to a mis-selling claim against a bank, ruling in favour of the


Hong Kong court rules in favour of investors in mis-selling claim: A departure from the recent trend
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • August 11 2016

Earlier this week, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance handed down its judgment in relation to a mis-selling claim against a bank, ruling in favour


Poison pills and go-shops: Alberta decision analyzes when shareholder rights plan “must go”
  • Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Canada
  • November 15 2011

On October 14, 2011, the Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) issued its written decision regarding the Afexa Life Sciences Inc. shareholder rights plans in connection with competing takeover bids for Afexa.


The veiled dance of the angel offering
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • November 4 2011

Much has been said about the technical process, business plan, and legal preparation that go into building a start-up company for an angel equity offering.


Highlights of the new 2010 UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules
  • Clayton Utz
  • Global
  • October 27 2011

Thirty-four years on from the introduction of the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules, the modified and improved UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules have come into force.