We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.


Clear all

Refine your search

Content type



70 results found


Paul Weiss | USA, Global | 12 Nov 2018

Real estate investment in the USA

A structured guide to the real estate investment climate in the USA


Paul Weiss | USA, Mozambique, Saudi Arabia, etc. | 1 Nov 2016

Embraer SA Pays $205 Million to the SEC and DOJ to Settle FCPA Violations

On October 24, 2016, U.S. authorities announced that Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer SA agreed to pay more than $205 million to resolve


Paul Weiss | USA | 29 Jul 2016

FCC Approves Spectrum Lease Arrangement between Verizon, XO Communications

In a development that may help Verizon fulfill its goal to become the first national U.S. wireless carrier to deploy fifth generation (5G) wireless


Paul Weiss | USA | 23 Mar 2015

Tax considerations applicable to a buy-out of a pass-through entity

In the face of rising public market valuations in recent years, private equity sponsors have turned to privately-held targets, many of which operate


Paul Weiss | USA | 9 Nov 2012

Delaware Supreme Court interprets contractual fiduciary duties of LLC manager as requiring entire fairness review

In Gatz Properties, LLC v. Auriga Capital Corp., the Delaware Supreme Court affirmed the Court of Chancery's decision that a limited liability company's controlling member-manager breached his contracted-for fiduciary duties when he refused to negotiate with a third party bidder and caused the company to sell itself to him at an unfair price via a faulty auction process.


Paul Weiss | USA | 9 Nov 2011

IRS proposes favorable changes to sovereign wealth funds’ U.S. tax exemption

The IRS issued proposed regulations last week that will make it easier for sovereign wealth funds and other entities controlled by foreign governments to invest in private funds without jeopardizing their exemption from U.S. federal income taxation under Section 892 of the Code.


Paul Weiss | USA | 12 Sep 2011

Delaware Supreme Court affirms that creditors of Delaware LLCs may not sue derivatively

On September 2, the Delaware Supreme Court affirmed a holding by the Court of Chancery that creditors of insolvent Delaware limited liability companies do not have standing to sue derivatively.


Paul Weiss | USA | 9 Sep 2011

Government agencies urge testing of lightsquared lower l-band operations

At a hearing before the House Science, Space and Technology Committee yesterday, representatives of various federal agencies questioned LightSquared LLC’s latest plan to operate its proposed hybrid satellite-terrestrial wireless broadband network in the lower portion of its L-band spectrum assignment, as they called on the FCC to require further testing to assess the impact of LightSquared’s revised proposal on global positioning system (GPS) operations.


Paul Weiss | USA, European Union | 22 Jul 2011

European Commission cites “deep concern” with LightSquared plan

Plans by LightSquared LLC to deploy a national wireless broadband network that would operate on both mobile satellite service (MSS) and ancillary terrestrial component (ATC) spectrum that would be used on a stand-alone basis by wireless carriers have attracted the attention of the European Commission (EC), which warned that transmissions from the LightSquared network would potentially interfere with Europe’s Galileo global navigation system.


Paul Weiss | USA | 8 Jul 2011

FCC requests comments on lightsquared working group report, revised spectrum plan

Last Thursday, the FCC released a public notice that seeks comments on a final joint working group report on the potential of the proposed LightSquared LLC system to interfere with global positioning system (GPS) operations, as well as on the company’s revised plan to operate on lower L-band channels that are less likely to interfere with GPS users

Previous page 1 2 3 ...