This third installment of our series delves into the following issues: (1) Are life settlements viewed as securities under applicable state law? (2)
The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) has released the final rules which will impose margin and risk mitigation requirements on
The rise in shareholder activism has resulted in the addition of a significant number of new directors to public company boards who receive, in
Ensuring that your employee benefits plans comply with the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”) just became more important. That
Recently, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) approved NASDAQ’s new Rule 5250(b)(3), which requires NASDAQ-listed companies to
Capital markets are the platform on which buyers and sellers, including both individuals and businesses, buy and sell financial securities, such as
The Amended Finance Bill for 2011 has now been definitively adopted, with the Senate giving its seal of approval to the version of the Bill adopted by the National Assembly on 7 September.
Proposed regulations have just been released for a new federally-funded program that may be of great interest to sophisticated hospital or physician networks interested in competing directly with insurance companies in 2014.
On April 27, 2011, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission ("CFTC") and the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") jointly issued proposed rules and proposed interpretive guidance further defining key terms with respect to the regulation of derivatives under Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Transnational provisions currently allowing Austria to protect its employment market from nationals of countries which joined the EU in 2004 will partly expire at the end of April 2011.