September 20, 2010 SEC Shines a Spotlight on Short-Term Borrowings: Issues Guidance and Proposes New Disclosure Requirements
Client Memorandum
September 16, 2010 Impact of the Dodd-Frank Act on Private Equity Funds, Hedge Funds and Their Investment Advisers
Private Equity Newsletter
September 16, 2010 Proxy Access Rules Effective November 15, 2010
Client Newsflash
September 14, 2010 Treasury Department Issues Iranian Financial Sanctions Regulations
Client Memorandum
September 13, 2010 Agreement on Quantification and Timing of Basel III Minimum Capital Requirements
Client Memorandum
September 13, 2010 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Newsletter
September 11, 2010 ドッド・フランク法における金融調査局(参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
September 7, 2010 Proxy Access Year One: What to Expect and What to Do Now
General Counsel Update
September 7, 2010 SEC によるプロキシー・アクセス・ルールの採択(参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
September 6, 2010 ドッド・フランク法における地方債アドバイザーの登録(参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
September 3, 2010 SEC Adopts Rule Providing for Temporary Registration of Municipal Advisors
Client Newsflash
September 1, 2010 L'arret Morrison reaffirme la presomption de non-extraterritorialite du droit boursier american
JOLY editions
September 1, 2010 ドッド・フランク法における店頭デリバティブ規制 (参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
August 30, 2010 Board Diversity and Director Qualifications
Director Notes: The 2010 Proxy Season
The Conference Board
August 30, 2010 Implications of Orderly Liquidation Authority -- WSJ Video Interview
Client Newsflash
August 25, 2010 SEC Adopts Proxy Access for 2011 Proxy Season
Client Newsflash
August 24, 2010 The FTC Proposes Amendments to the HSR Rules and Notification Form
Client Memorandum
August 24, 2010 U.S. Antitrust Agencies Issue New Merger Guidelines
Client Memorandum
August 18, 2010 Delaware Court Upholds Barnes & Noble Shareholder Rights Plan
Client Newsflash
August 17, 2010 New York State Amends 2009 Power of Attorney Statute
Client Newsflash
August 16, 2010 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Client Newsletter
August 16, 2010 Would You Like Fries With That?
Goods vs Services Under § 503(b)(9) of the Bankruptcy Code
The Bankruptcy Strategist
August 13, 2010 FASB Reproposes Amendments to Loss Contingency Disclosures
Client Memorandum
August 13, 2010 U.S. Dodd-Frank Act’s Application to Non-U.S. Issuers That are Not Financial Institutions
Client Memorandum
August 1, 2010 Issues Affecting Secured Claims
Chapter 11 Update: Changing Dynamics for Senior Lenders and Agents
August 1, 2010 Will Mandatory Shareholder Approval of Golden Parachutes Dull Their Luster?
Deal Lawyers, July-August 2010, Vol.4, No. 4
DealLawyers.com
August 1, 2010 プライベート・ファンドのアドバイザーに対する規制(参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
July 26, 2010 SEC Proposes New Regulatory Scheme for 12b-1 Mutual Fund Fees
Client Newsflash
July 23, 2010 Exploring the Volcker Rule’s Effect on Banks: WSJ Video Interview
Client Newsflash
July 23, 2010 Spotlight on New Disclosure Requirements for Mining and Natural Resource Companies in Dodd-Frank Act
Client Newsflash
July 23, 2010 Tax Court Rules on Variable Prepaid Forwards and Stock Lendings
Client Memorandum
July 23, 2010 United States Enacts Sweeping Secondary Boycotts Targeting Iran
Client Memorandum
July 21, 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: Preliminary Assessment of Provisions Effective Immediately or Very Soon After Enactment
Client Memorandum
July 21, 2010 Guidance on Use of Credit Ratings in Securities Offerings Following Dodd-Frank
Client Newsflash
July 21, 2010 Summary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Enacted into Law on July 21, 2010
Client Memorandum
July 21, 2010 スワップ・プッシュアウト・ルール (参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
July 15, 2010 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Client Newsletter
July 13, 2010 ドッド・フランク法におけるボルカー・ルール(参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
July 9, 2010 Davis Polk Regulatory Implementation Slides
Client Memorandum
July 9, 2010 Summary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Passed by the House of Representatives on June 30, 2010
Client Memorandum
July 6, 2010 NASDAQ Corporate Governance Rule Update
Client Newsflash
July 1, 2010 A Vote for Allegheny: DBSD North America
American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, reprinted in Best of ABI 2011: The Year in Business Bankruptcy
July 1, 2010 The Flash Crash Aftermath: Responses to the Trading Events of May 6, 2010
Securities Market
Insights, Vol. 24, No. 7, July 2010
June 30, 2010 New Trading Pause Proposals to Include More Issuers
Client Newsflash
June 29, 2010 Bilski v. Kappos: U.S. Supreme Court Declines Categorical Rejection of Business Method Patents
Client Memorandum
June 28, 2010 Bank Supervisory Agencies’ Final Guidance: Aligning Incentive Compensation with Safety and Soundness Concerns
Client Memorandum
June 28, 2010 Collins Amendment – Minimum Capital and Risk-Based Capital Requirements
Client Memorandum
June 28, 2010 Senate-House Conference Agrees on Swap Pushout Rule
Client Memorandum
June 28, 2010 U.S. Supreme Court Limits Extraterritorial Application of U.S. Securities Laws—Morrison v. National Australia Bank
Client Newsflash
June 25, 2010 Senate-House Conference Agrees on Final Volcker Rule
Client Memorandum
June 21, 2010 In re Exide Technologies: A Ray of Hope for Trademark Licensees When Licensors File for Bankruptcy?
Client Memorandum
June 21, 2010 SEC Proposes Consolidated Audit Trail
Securities Regulation & Law
Bureau of National Affairs
June 16, 2010 Standing Committee Approves Major Changes to Bankruptcy Disclosure Rule
Insolvency and Restructuring Update
June 16, 2010 Supreme Court to Address Securities Fraud Pleading Standards
Client Newsflash
June 10, 2010 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Client Newsletter
June 9, 2010 Going Private Transactions with Private Equity Funds
Private Equity Newsletter
June 7, 2010 SEC Proposes Consolidated Audit Trail
Client Memorandum
June 3, 2010 Climate Change and Environmental Update
Client Newsletter
June 3, 2010 EPA Delineates Regulation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Stationary Sources
Climate Change and Environmental Update
June 3, 2010 Kerry-Lieberman Climate Change Bill Unveiled
Climate Change and Environmental Update
June 3, 2010 Significant Developments in Climate Change Nuisance Lawsuits
Climate Change and Environmental Update
June 2, 2010 Financial Reform Side-by-Side Comparison Chart – Key Senate and House Bill Issues
Client Memorandum
June 1, 2010 FINRA Proposes New Operations Personnel Qualification and Registration Requirements
Client Memorandum
June 1, 2010 The Authority of a Debtor to Settle Estate Claims Brought by a Committee
American Bankruptcy Institute Journal
May 28, 2010 Delaware Court Adopts Unified Standard for Controlling Stockholder Going Private Transactions
Client Newsflash
May 28, 2010 House Targets International and Domestic Tax Planning Strategies
Client Memorandum
May 26, 2010 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010
Executive Compensation and Corporate Governance Portions
May 22, 2010 Summary of the Restoring American Financial Stability Act, Passed by the Senate on May 20, 2010
Client Memorandum
May 21, 2010 Senate Bill Passed: Corporate Governance and Executive Compensation Changes Would Affect All US Public Companies
Client Memorandum
May 21, 2010 Update on "Carried Interest" Legislation
Client Newsflash
May 10, 2010 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Client Newsletter
May 1, 2010 Structuring Hedge Fund Manager Compensation: Tax and Economic Considerations
The Journal of Taxation, Vol. 112, No. 5
April 29, 2010 A Nice Step Forward: New Q&As on the FDIC’s Policy Statement for Failed Bank Acquisitions
Client Memorandum
April 29, 2010 Investor Views Getting Attention: Proposal Permitting Pre-Filing Communications by Underwriters Stalled
Client Newsflash
April 28, 2010 Merck & Co. v. Reynolds: U.S. Supreme Court Clarifies Statute of Limitations in Securities Fraud Cases
Client Newsflash
April 22, 2010 U.S. Antitrust Agencies Propose New Merger Guidelines
Client Newsflash
April 20, 2010 SEC Proposes Large Trader Reporting System
Client Memorandum
April 19, 2010 SEC’s Latest Market Structure Initiative: Proposed Limitation on Options Market Access Fees
Client Memorandum
April 15, 2010 2010 Proxy Season Early Trends: More Proposals, and More Exclusions
Client Memorandum
April 9, 2010 Trends in Prime Brokerage
Practical Law -- The Journal
April 8, 2010 Climate Change and Environmental Update
Client Newsletter
April 8, 2010 EPA Seeks Corporate Ownership Information Under Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule and Expansion of Reporting Obligations to Additional Oil and Gas Facilities
Climate Change and Environmental Update
April 8, 2010 Future Federal Actions May Need to Consider Impact on Climate Change
Climate Change and Environmental Update
April 8, 2010 New Federal Greenhouse Gas Emission Laws Begin to Take Effect January 2011
Climate Change and Environmental Update
April 6, 2010 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Client Newsletter
April 1, 2010 Breaking Up (and Getting Paid) Is Hard to Do
American Bankruptcy Institute Journal
April 1, 2010 Substantive Consolidation – A Post-Modern Trend
American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review Vol. 14:527
April 1, 2010 The SEC's New Short Sale Rule: Implications and Ambiguities
Securities Market
Insights, Vol. 24, No. 4, April 2010
March 31, 2010 Right to Credit Bid Denied in Philadelphia Newspapers
Dow Jones Daily Bankruptcy Review
March 29, 2010 Structuring Private Equity Investments in FDIC “Problem” Institutions
Private Equity Newsletter
March 23, 2010 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
In re Philadelphia Newspapers, LLC: Third Circuit Court of Appeals Denies Secured Creditors’ Right to Credit Bid in Sale Pursuant to a Plan of Reorganization
March 23, 2010 Summary of Manager’s Amendment to the March Dodd Bill
Client Newsflash
March 22, 2010 Capital Ideas: The Taxation of Derivative Gains and Losses
Tax Notes
March 19, 2010 HIRE Act Codifies FATCA Rules, Ban on Bearer Bonds and Rules for Withholding on “Dividend Equivalents”
Client Memorandum
March 19, 2010 Modifications to Global Research Settlement Pave Way for Chaperoned Research and Investment Banking Participation in Joint Due Diligence Sessions
Client Newsflash
March 17, 2010 Summary of the March 15, 2010 Draft of the Restoring American Financial Stability Act, Introduced by Senator Christopher Dodd (D-CT)
Client Memorandum
March 16, 2010 Corporate Governance and Executive Compensation in the New Dodd Bill: Implications for All US Public Companies
Client Memorandum
March 15, 2010 Preparing for RiskMetrics Group's New Governance Risk Indicators (GRId)
General Counsel Update
March 11, 2010 New “PROP Trading Act” Would Expand “Volcker” Prohibitions
Client Memorandum
March 9, 2010 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Client Newsletter
March 8, 2010 The SEC’s New Short Sale Rule: Implications and Ambiguities
Client Memorandum
March 4, 2010 Treasury Proposes “Volcker Rule” Legislative Text
Client Memorandum
March 3, 2010 Delaware Court Upholds Use of 4.99% Poison Pill to Protect NOLs
Client Memorandum
March 3, 2010 Update: Preparing Your 2009 Form 20-F
Client Memorandum
March 2, 2010 2009 年度フォーム20-F の作成に関するアップデート(参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
March 1, 2010 Consolidation and Competition in the US Equity Markets
Capital Markets Law Journal 2010, Vol. 5, No. 2
March 1, 2010 Corporate Governance Practices in US Initial Public Offerings
Practical Law - The Journal
March 1, 2010 Limit My Practice Instead!
Thoughts on Reforming Section 382
Taxes--The Tax Magazine
February 26, 2010 IRS Suspends, Waives Certain FBAR Filings
Client Newsflash
February 26, 2010 Proposed FBAR Regulations Address Some Concerns but Leave Many Questions Unanswered
Client Newsflash
February 25, 2010 Recent Second Circuit Decision Underscores Importance of Careful Consideration of Indenture Terms
Client Newsflash
February 25, 2010 SEC Deputy Director of Enforcement Provides Further Information Regarding Cooperation Initiatives
Client Newsflash
February 24, 2010 SEC Approves New Short Sale Price Test
Client Newsflash
February 18, 2010 Directors' Duties under the New SEC Rules on Disclosure Enhancement
Article: The Conference Board
February 11, 2010 Form F-4 Registration of Japanese Business Combinations with the U.S. SEC under the U.S. Securities Act
Client Memorandum
February 11, 2010 米国証券法フォームF-4における組織再編取引の登録(参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
February 9, 2010 RiskMetrics’ Governance Risk Indicators (GRId) – a New Governance Measurement for Proxy Voting Reports
General Counsel Update
February 8, 2010 Environmental Disclosure in SEC Filings – 2010 Update
Client Memorandum
February 8, 2010 SEC Enforcement Division Releases Detailed Information Regarding Cooperation Initiatives
Client Newsflash
February 5, 2010 2010 Acquisition Financing: Trends From 2009
Article: Practical Law Company
February 5, 2010 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Client Newsletter
February 2, 2010 DOJ Alleges Acquirer's Premerger Review of Target's Contracts Violates HSR Act
Client Newsflash
February 1, 2010 FINRA Proposes Changes to New and Continuing Membership Application Processes
Client Memorandum
February 1, 2010 Say on Pay: une realite bientot francaise?
Decideurs: Strategie Finance Droit
February 1, 2010 UCL Class Certification After ‘Tobacco II’
Article: The Recorder
January 29, 2010 DOJ to Revise Horizontal Merger Guidelines to Better Reflect "Actual Agency Practice"
Client Newsflash
January 29, 2010 Preparing Your 2009 Form 20-F
Client Memoradum
January 28, 2010 2009 年度フォーム20-F の作成について(参考和訳)
Client Memorandum
January 28, 2010 SEC Proposes Amendments to Rule 10b-18 Safe Harbor for Issuer Repurchases
Client Memorandum
January 28, 2010 SEC Removes Roadblocks to Use of Non-GAAP Measures in Filings
Client Memorandum
January 27, 2010 SEC Proposes Rule Regarding Sponsored Access
Client Memorandum
January 27, 2010 SEC Speaks on Climate Change Disclosure Obligations
Client Newsflash
January 25, 2010 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
Significant Decision in Six Flags Chapter 11 Case
January 25, 2010 President Obama Proposes Size and Activities Limits for Financial Institutions
Client Memorandum
January 22, 2010 FINRA Proposes Changes to Personnel Registration Requirements
Client Memorandum
January 21, 2010 Revised Jurisdictional and Exemption-Related Thresholds under the HSR Act
Client Memorandum
January 19, 2010 SEC Issues Concept Release on Equity Market Structure
Client Memorandum
January 15, 2010 President Obama Proposes Tax on Large Financial Firms
Client Newsflash
January 15, 2010 SEC Enforcement Director Introduces New Unit Chiefs and Cooperation Initiatives
Client Newsflash
January 13, 2010 Delaware Court Holds Misleading Schedule 13D May Give Rise to Damages Claim Under State Law
Client Newsflash
January 13, 2010 SEC Issues No-Action Letter Permitting Reliance Upon Section 3(a)(9) in Exchanges of Securities with Upstream Guarantees
Client Newsflash
January 13, 2010 The FDIC Seeks Public Comment on Whether to Incorporate Compensation Programs into the Risk-Based Deposit Insurance Assessment System
Client Newsflash
January 12, 2010 FDIC and Private Capital: Moving the Goal Lines
Client Memorandum
January 7, 2010 Acquisition Financing in 2010 - Trends from 2009
Client Memorandum
January 7, 2010 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Client Newsletter
January 7, 2010 The SEC’s New Corporate Governance and Compensation Disclosure Requirements
Client Memorandum
December 22, 2009 SEC Proposes New Rule to Allow Pre-Filing Offerings by Underwriters, Potentially Paving the Way for More Pre-Marketed Transactions
Client Newsflash
December 21, 2009 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
Davis Polk Partner Testifies Before Congress on Airline Bankruptcies
December 16, 2009 SEC Adopts Additional Compensation and Corporate Governance Disclosure for 2010 Proxy Season
Client Memorandum
December 15, 2009 Summary of the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act Passed by the House of Representatives, December 11, 2009
Client Memorandum
December 14, 2009 Wall Street Reform Act Includes Say on Pay and Other Compensation Provisions
Client Newsflash
December 10, 2009 FINRA Proposes New Rules Governing Member Payments to Unregistered Broker-Dealers
Client Memorandum
December 9, 2009 House to Consider Bill Containing Carried Interest Proposal, Ban on Bearer Bonds and Updated FATCA Rules
Client Memorandum
December 4, 2009 Investment Management Regulatory Update
Client Newsletter
December 3, 2009 AES Reaches Settlement with New York State Attorney General Regarding Climate Change Disclosure
Climate Change and Environmental Update
December 3, 2009 California Releases Draft Cap-and-Trade Proposal
Climate Change and Environmental Update
December 3, 2009 Climate Change and Environmental Update
Client Newsletter
December 3, 2009 International Climate Change Update
Climate Change and Environmental Update
December 3, 2009 Shareholder Activists and Institutional Investors Again Petition SEC to Provide Guidance on Climate Change Disclosure
Climate Change and Environmental Update
December 3, 2009 Shareholder Proposals on Environmental Risks May Now Be Harder to Exclude
Environmental Update
December 2, 2009 NYSE Corporate Governance Rule Changes to Take Effect January 1, 2010
Client Newsflash
December 2, 2009 Preparing for the 2010 Proxy Season: RiskMetrics Updates Voting Policies
Client Memorandum
December 2, 2009 United States Supreme Court to Hear Case Concerning the Extraterritorial Application of U.S. Securities Laws—Morrison v. National Australia Bank
Client Memorandum
December 1, 2009 De l'intervention sur les titres en periode d'offre
Decideurs: Strategie Finance Droit
December 1, 2009 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
Important Recent Decision Upholding Waivers of Rights by Second Lien Lenders in an Intercreditor Agreement
November 30, 2009 Pushing Back on Pressure for Independent Board Chairs
New York Law Journal
November 30, 2009 Shareholders Spar With Public Companies
The Recorder
November 21, 2009 Key Amendments to the Financial Stability Improvement Act of 2009 to the Committee Print, through 11/19/09
November 20, 2009 Congressional and SEC Governance and Compensation Proposals: Scorecard and Action Plan
Client Memorandum
November 17, 2009 Dodd Bill Would Affect Corporate Governance and Executive Compensation Processes for All US Public Companies
Client Memorandum
November 17, 2009 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
Client Newsletter
November 17, 2009 SEC Proposes Additional Transparency for “Dark Pools” and Intends to Issue Additional Market Structure Proposals and Concept Release Soon
Client Memorandum
November 16, 2009 Abuse of Non-GAAP Measures: SEC Brings First Regulation G Enforcement Action
Client Newsflash
November 13, 2009 Summary of the Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2009, Introduced by Senator Christopher Dodd (D-CT) November 10, 2009 Discussion Draft
Client Memorandum
November 12, 2009 The House and Senate Debate Resolution Authority
Client Memorandum
November 11, 2009 Investment Management Regulatory Update
November 11, 2009 Proxy Access Update: Proposed Legislation Would Bolster SEC Authority on Proxy Access
Client Newsflash
November 10, 2009 Section 106(a) of the Bankruptcy Code
Recent Developments in the Law Regarding Sovereign Immunity Under the Bankruptcy Code
November 9, 2009 Investor Protection Act Passes House Financial Services Committee
Client Memorandum
October 29, 2009 Competing Over-the-Counter Derivatives Bills Progress Through the House
Client Memorandum
October 28, 2009 Consumer Financial Protection Agency Act Clears House Financial Services Committee
Client Memorandum
October 28, 2009 Highlights of Proposed Legislation Aimed at Combating Offshore Tax Evasion
Client Memorandum
October 28, 2009 SEC Revises Position on Exclusion of Shareholder Proposals Related to Risk and CEO Succession
Client Newsflash
October 27, 2009 2009 Shareholder Litigations Over Acquisitions of California Public Companies
Client Memorandum
October 27, 2009 Federal Reserve Proposed Guidance: Aligning Incentive Compensation with Safety and Soundness Concerns
Client Memorandum
October 20, 2009 SEC and CFTC Release Joint Report on Harmonization of Regulation
Client Newsflash
October 16, 2009 General Counsel Update
Planning for New Revenue Recognition Standards—Governance, Communications and Disclosure Implications
October 15, 2009 Governance Practices for IPO Companies: A Davis Polk Survey
Client Memorandum
October 15, 2009 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
TOUSA, Inc. - Significant Fraudulent Transfer Decision
October 14, 2009 Climate Change and Environmental Update
Client Newsletter
October 14, 2009 EPA Announces Scope of Future Greenhouse Gas Emission Regulations
Climate Change and Environmental Update
October 14, 2009 EPA Requires Measurement and Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Climate Change and Environmental Update
October 14, 2009 International Climate Change Update
Climate Change and Environmental Update
October 14, 2009 Podcast: Revenue Recognition Changes
October 14, 2009 SEC Evaluating Environmental, Climate Change and Sustainability Disclosure and Indicates Climate Change Guidance May be Provided
Climate Change and Environmental Update
October 14, 2009 Second Circuit Clears Path for Climate Change Public Nuisance Lawsuits
Climate Change and Environmental Update
October 14, 2009 Senate Releases Draft Clean Energy Bill
Climate Change and Environmental Update
October 12, 2009 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
Three Important New Chapter 11 Decisions Affecting Creditors
October 12, 2009 U.S. Securities Laws Considerations and Options for Japanese Cash Tender Offers
Client Memorandum
October 11, 2009 日本における現金公開買付けに関連する米国証券諸法にかかる留意点及び選択肢(参考和訳)
Client Memorandum

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