July 7, 2009 General Counsel Update
Excluding Shareholder Proposals: Lessons From the 2009 Proxy Season
July 6, 2009 FDIC Proposes Conditions for Investments in Failed Banks by Private Capital Investors
Client Memorandum
July 1, 2009 Be Careful What You Contract For...
Secured Credit Committee
American Bankruptcy Institute
July 1, 2009 Consumer Financial Protection Agency Act of 2009
Client Newsflash
July 1, 2009 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
July 1, 2009 SEC Eliminates Broker Discretionary Vote for Director Elections in 2010, Proposes "Better" Proxy Disclosures and Codifies TARP Recipients "Say on Pay"
Client Newsflash
June 30, 2009 Private Equity Newsletter
What To Do When Your Portfolio Company Is in Financial Distress
June 25, 2009 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
Two Recent Significant Decisions in Federal Bankruptcy Law
June 24, 2009 Extension of FBAR Filing Deadline for Certain Offshore Investments
Client Memorandum
June 24, 2009 FTC Fines CEO $1.4 Million For Failure To File Under HSR Act After Purchasing Company Stock
Client Newsflash
June 24, 2009 Valuation in Chapter 11: Overview and Tools for Consensual Resolution
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Corporate Recovery & Insolvency 2009
June 23, 2009 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies
June 22, 2009 A New Foundation for Financial Regulation?
Client Memorandum
June 18, 2009 SEC Publishes Proxy Access Proposal
Client Memorandum
June 17, 2009 Obama Administration White Paper on Financial Regulatory Reform: Executive Summary and Outline of Key Proposals
Client Newsflash
June 17, 2009 Treasury Regulations Governing Compensation for TARP Participants
Client Memorandum
June 11, 2009 Obama Administration to Push for Legislation Mandating Say on Pay and Additional Independence Standards for Compensation Committee For All U.S. Public Companies
Client Newsflash
June 8, 2009 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
June 3, 2009 The National Conference Insurance Legislators' Model CDS Bill
Client Memorandum
June 2, 2009 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
In re Chrysler LLC, et al.
June 1, 2009 Derivatives Provisions in the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009
Client Memorandum
June 1, 2009 Second Circuit Holds that Premiums Payable to PBGC after Termination Not Dischargeable
American Bankruptcy Institute Journal
May 29, 2009 FINRA May Not Clear Some Shelfs on an Expedited Basis
Client Newsflash
May 27, 2009 Senator Schumer Proposes Key Governance Changes for U.S. Public Companies
Client Newsflash
May 20, 2009 Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission - Update
Client Newsflash
May 20, 2009 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
In re General Growth Properties, Inc.
May 20, 2009 SEC Proposes Rule to Allow 1% Shareholders (or a Group of Shareholders holding 1%) to Nominate Directors at Large Companies
Client Newsflash
May 15, 2009 Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission
Client Newsflash
May 14, 2009 Obama Administration Proposes Regulatory Reform for OTC Derivatives
Client Newsflash
May 13, 2009 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
Contemporary Industries Corp.
May 13, 2009 The Authorizing the Regulation of Swaps Act
Client Memorandum
May 12, 2009 Department of Justice Announces Plans to Pursue Aggressive Antitrust Enforcement Policy
Client Newsflash
May 12, 2009 Highlights of the Administration's 2010 Revenue Proposals
Client Memorandum
May 8, 2009 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
May 4, 2009 Administration's Proposals Regarding the Taxation of U.S. Groups' Foreign Income
Client Newsflash
May 4, 2009 Administration's Proposals Regarding the Taxation of U.S. Groups' Foreign Income
Client Newsflash
May 4, 2009 Short Sale Proposals: Key Questions
Client Memorandum
May 1, 2009 Davis Polk's Huebner: A Revival Expert in More Ways Than One
The AmLaw Daily, May 2009
May 1, 2009 Disclosure and Approval of Related Person Transactions: Examining the Revised Regulations
The Corporate Governance Advisor
April 23, 2009 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies
April 22, 2009 Proposed Regulations on Partnership Allocations When Partners’ Interests Change During a Taxable Year
Client Newsflash
April 21, 2009 General Counsel Update
Beneath the Hype: Notes on Key Executive Compensation Issues
April 16, 2009 Proposed Short Sale Restrictions: Implications for Equity Derivatives and Equity-Linked Securities
Client Memorandum
April 15, 2009 Federal Circuit Holds that a "Covenant Not to Sue" Authorized Sales of Patented Products Under the Doctrine of Patent Exhaustion
Client Newsflash
April 14, 2009 The Debate Over Federal Insurance Regulation
Client Memorandum
April 13, 2009 Second Circuit Holds that PBGC Pension Termination Premiums are Non-Dischargeable in Bankruptcy
Client Newsflash
April 13, 2009 Update on “Carried Interest” Legislation: New Levin Bill
Client Memorandum
April 8, 2009 Private Equity Funds
Why Antitrust Matters to Your Private Equity Fund
April 8, 2009 Proposed Short Sale Restrictions
Client Newsflash
April 7, 2009 Current Congressional Efforts to Restrict Compensation of TARP Participants
Client Memorandum
April 7, 2009 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
April 1, 2009 Asia M&A / Private Equity Newsletter
Antitrust Review or Regulation of Foreign Investment?: Understanding the PRC’s Anti-Monopoly Regime and the Coca-Cola/Huiyuan Decision
April 1, 2009 Dealmakers of the Year
The American Lawyer, April 2009
March 30, 2009 Treasury's Proposed Resolution Authority for Systemically Significant Financial Companies
Client Memorandum
March 30, 2009 Treasury's Rules of the Road for Regulatory Reform
Client Memorandum
March 27, 2009 Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Lyondell; Supports Board Discretion in Sale Process
Client Newsflash
March 25, 2009 The Public-Private Investment Program
Client Memorandum
March 20, 2009 Limited TLGP Extension and New Surcharge
Client Newsflash
March 6, 2009 Proposed Tax Legislation Affecting Hedge Funds
Client Newsflash
March 5, 2009 SEC Proposes Elimination of Broker Discretionary Vote in Director Elections for 2010
Client Newsflash
March 3, 2009 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
March 2, 2009 Davis Polk Antitrust Update
Client Newsletter
February 27, 2009 The Capital Assistance Program and Its “Stress Test”
Client Memorandum
February 26, 2009 "Say on Pay" Now a Reality for TARP Participants
Client Memorandum
February 24, 2009 FDIC to Discuss Guaranteeing Mandatory Convertible Debt Under the Temporary Liquidity Guarantee Program
Client Newsflash
February 19, 2009 Energy Provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Client Memorandum
February 18, 2009 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies
February 18, 2009 Insurance Coverage for Climate Change Risks
Environmental Update
February 17, 2009 Compensation Provisions in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Client Memorandum
February 17, 2009 The Financial Stability Plan and its Impact on Financial Institutions and Private Capital
Client Memorandum
February 13, 2009 Select Tax Provisions in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Client Newsflash
February 9, 2009 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
February 9, 2009 More Executive Compensation Restrictions Are Included in the Senate Stimulus Bill Expected to Pass Tomorrow
Client Memorandum
February 6, 2009 Important Third Circuit Decision Finds a Lender and Contractual Counterparty to Be a Non-statutory "Insider"
Client Newsflash
February 6, 2009 New Executive Compensation Restrictions Under the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008
Client Memorandum
February 4, 2009 SEC Publishes Final Rules and Proposes Additional Rules for Credit Rating Agencies
Client Newsflash
February 3, 2009 SEC Issues Rules Outlining Mandatory XBRL Requirement (FPI)
Client Newsflash
February 3, 2009 SEC Issues Rules Outlining Mandatory XBRL Requirement (US)
Client Newsflash
February 1, 2009 Fed Calls Consultants to Treat AIG, Stricken Markets (Update1)
Bloomberg.com, February 2008
January 28, 2009 Considerations for Drafting the 2009 Proxy Statement
Client Memorandum
January 28, 2009 UK and US Financial Rescue Packages - A Survey
Client Memorandum
January 27, 2009 Proposed Relief for Cancellation of Debt Income
Client Newsflash
January 26, 2009 Private Equity Newsletter
Management Equity Arrangements in Private Equity Transactions Part II: Compensatory Equity Awards
January 23, 2009 SEC Finalizes Revisions to Oil and Gas Requirements
Client Memorandum
January 21, 2009 Environmental Disclosure in SEC Filings
Client Memorandum
January 13, 2009 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
January 13, 2009 Revised Jurisdictional and Exemption-Related Thresholds, and Maximum Civil Penalties, under the HSR Act
Client Memorandum
January 12, 2009 The Struggle Over the Second Half of TARP
Client Memorandum
January 9, 2009 New SEC Relief for Some Companies That May Lose WKSI Status
Client Newsflash
January 1, 2009 As the Wheel Turns: New Dynamics in the Coming Restructuring Cycle
The Americas Restructuring and Insolvency Guide 2008/2009
January 1, 2009 Asia M&A / Private Equity Newsletter
Challenges of “Down Round” Financings in Asia
January 1, 2009 Davis Polk's Role in Financial Crisis Outlined in The American Lawyer's "In the Red Zone" by Julie Triedman
January 1, 2009 Global Financial Crisis: Navigating and Understanding the Legal and Regulatory Aspects
Globe Business Publishing
January 1, 2009 Report of the Task Force on Extraterritorial Jurisdiction
IBA Task Force
December 23, 2008 Federal Antitrust Agencies Seek to Unwind Two Transactions Not Subject to HSR Act Reporting
Client Newsflash
December 22, 2008 SEC Adopts Mandatory XBRL Requirement
Client Newsflash
December 22, 2008 SEC Adopts Mandatory XBRL Requirement Subject to Three-Year Phase-In
Client Newsflash
December 19, 2008 Disclosure Considerations for Your 2008 Form 10-K
Client Memorandum
December 18, 2008 Amendments to Rule 802 and Application of U.S. Securities Laws to Japanese Mergers, Share Exchanges and Similar Business Combination Transactions
Client Memorandum
December 17, 2008 FTC Fines Two Investment Funds for Failure to File Under HSR Act; $800,000 Penalty
Client Newsflash
December 17, 2008 New York State Proposes to Tax Carried Interest Earned by Non-resident Partners
Client Newsflash
December 17, 2008 ルール802 の改正及び日本の有価証券を対象とした吸収合併、株式交換・移転及びこれらと同種の企業結合取引への米国証券法制の適用の変更(参考和訳)
December 10, 2008 CFIUS Guidance Concerning National Security Considerations
Client Memorandum
December 9, 2008 The 2009 Proxy Season: RiskMetrics Group’s Voting Policy Updates and an Examination of Upcoming Trends
Client Memorandum
December 8, 2008 FINRA Proposes Amendments to Reporting Requirements
Client Memorandum
December 8, 2008 Private Equity Newsletter
Purchasing Portfolio Company Debt at a Discount – Threshold Issues for Private Equity Funds and Their Portfolio Companies
December 4, 2008 SEC Approves Measures to Strengthen Oversight of Credit Rating Agencies
Client Newsflash
December 3, 2008 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
December 3, 2008 Rapid Growth of Unsponsored ADR Programs Following Recent Amendments to SEC Rule 12g3-2(b)
Client Memorandum
December 2, 2008 Eighth Circuit Holds Failure to File Exchange Act Reports Not a Breach of Indenture Reporting Covenant or Trust Indenture Act
Client Newsflash
December 1, 2008 Credit Default Swap and Regulatory Restructuring Bills Proposed by Senator Harkin and Senator Collins
Client Memorandum
November 26, 2008 Temporary Liquidity Guarantee Program: FDIC Final Rule
Client Memorandum
November 25, 2008 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies
November 21, 2008 FINSA Final Regulations Published in Federal Register
Client Newsflash
November 21, 2008 New York Revises its Plan to Regulate Credit Default Swaps
Client Newsflash
November 19, 2008 FINSA Final Regulations
Client Memorandum
November 17, 2008 Restructuring Debt Securities: Options and Legal Considerations
Client Memorandum
November 4, 2008 FDIC Extends Opt-out Period for Temporary Liquidity Guarantee Program until December 5th
Client Newsflash
November 3, 2008 US Government Capital Injections – Important Changes from the Term Sheet
Client Memorandum
November 1, 2008 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
October 31, 2008 IRS Announces Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Relating to U.S. Taxation of Foreign Investors in Certain Infrastructure Investments
Client Newsflash
October 31, 2008 Restructuring Debt Securities: Options and Legal Considerations
Client Memorandum
October 30, 2008 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies
October 30, 2008 In re Bilski: Federal Circuit Narrows Patentability of Business Methods
Client Newsflash
October 30, 2008 Time to Check Your Shelf Registration Statement
Client Newsflash
October 27, 2008 Temporary Liquidity Guarantee Program: FDIC Interim Rule
Client Memorandum
October 23, 2008 Deferred Compensation Rules May Affect US Employees of Foreign Corporations, Including Foreign Subsidiaries of US Corporations
Client Memorandum
October 23, 2008 Executive Compensation Rules Under the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008
Client Memorandum
October 22, 2008 Section 457A
Client Memorandum
October 21, 2008 SEC Adopts Final Short Sale Rules
Client Memorandum
October 20, 2008 FINRA Proposes Changes to Research Quiet Period
Client Newsflash
October 20, 2008 General Counsel Update
To Guide or Not to Guide: Communicating with Investors in Uncertain Times
October 20, 2008 SEC Issues Interim Final Temporary Rule Extending Short Sale Reporting
Client Newsflash
October 17, 2008 Federal Reserve Bank of New York Announces Additional Details Regarding Commercial Paper Funding Facility
Client Newsflash
October 15, 2008 Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008: US Government Capital Injections
Client Memorandum
October 8, 2008 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
October 8, 2008 Lehman Commercial Paper Inc. Bankruptcy Provides Insight into the Potential Impact on Borrowers of Defaults by Lenders
Client Newsflash
October 7, 2008 Federal Reserve Board Announces Creation of Commercial Paper Funding Facility
Client Newsflash
October 7, 2008 SEC Publishes Final Amendments to Form 20-F, Foreign Private Issuer Status Determination and Going Private Rules
Client Memorandum
October 7, 2008 Treasury Solicits Asset Managers and Other Agents for Troubled Asset Relief Program
Client Newsflash
October 6, 2008 SEC がフォーム20-F、海外民間発行体のステータスの判定および非公開会社化に関するルールの最終的改正を発表(参考和訳)
October 5, 2008 Amendments to Rule 12g3-2(b): The Foreign Private Issuer Exemption
Client Memorandum
October 4, 2008 Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008
Client Memorandum
October 4, 2008 ルール12g3-2(b)の改訂:海外民間発行体の適用除外(参考和訳)
October 3, 2008 SEC Extends Short Sale Emergency Orders
Client Newsflash
October 2, 2008 Delaware Court Orders Hexion to Pursue Financing of Huntsman Acquisition; Rules Huntsman Has Not Suffered an MAE
Client Newsflash
October 1, 2008 Asia M&A / Private Equity Newsletter
Acquiring a Minority Equity Stake in a U.S. Public Company
September 24, 2008 Canada Treaty Amendments Affecting Private Equity Funds
Client Newsflash
September 24, 2008 New York and SEC Move to Regulate Credit Default Swaps
Client Newsflash
September 23, 2008 Fed Relaxes Traditional Control Rules for Private Equity and Other Minority Investments in Banks and Bank Holding Companies
Client Newsflash
September 22, 2008 New Short Sale Reporting Requirements
Client Newsflash
September 22, 2008 SEC Amends Order Temporarily Banning Short Sales of Financial Companies to Modify Scope of Covered Securities and Expand Exemption for Derivatives Market Makers
Client Newsflash
September 22, 2008 US Treasury Proposal Regarding Troubled Assets
Client Memorandum
September 19, 2008 SEC Issues Order Temporarily Banning Short Sales of Public Securities of 799 Financial Companies
Client Newsflash
September 18, 2008 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies
September 18, 2008 SEC Issues New Rules on Naked Short Sales and Plans Further Actions to Combat Market Abuses
Client Newsflash
September 8, 2008 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
September 5, 2008 Delaware Courts Reaffirm High Bar for Personal Liability of Disinterested Directors
Client Newsflash
September 5, 2008 Private Equity Newsletter
Management Equity Arrangements in Private Equity Transactions Part I: Management's Existing, Rollover and Purchased Equity Investments
September 5, 2008 SEC Votes to Adopt Sweeping Amendments and Guidance to Cross-Border Rules
Client Newsflash
September 5, 2008 White Collar Update
Client Memorandum
September 3, 2008 Shelf Registration Statements Begin to Expire in December
Client Memorandum
August 28, 2008 SEC Adopts Foreign Issuer Reporting Enhancement Rules and Certain Amendments to Rules Regarding the Rule 12g3-2(b) Exemption for Foreign Private Issuers
Client Newsflash
August 28, 2008 SEC Proposes Roadmap for Use of International Financial Reporting Standards by US Issuers
Client Newsflash
August 24, 2008 Foreign Bank Acquisitions of U.S. Bank and Thrifts (Chapter 3)
Regulation of Foreign Banks and Affiliates in the United States (5th ed.)
August 8, 2008 SEC Issues Corporate Website Guidance
Client Memorandum
August 4, 2008 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies
August 4, 2008 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
August 1, 2008 Foreign Banks as U.S. Financial Holding Companies (Chapter 10)
Regulation of Foreign Banks and Affiliates in the United States (5th ed.)
August 1, 2008 Important Antitrust Decision: California Court of Appeal Affirms Availability of Antitrust Pass-On Defense in Clayworth - Argument for Pharmaceutical Industry Defendants Handled by Davis Polk
Client Newsflash
August 1, 2008 Treasury Encourages Development of Covered Bonds in the U.S. and Issues “Best Practices"
Client Memorandum
July 30, 2008 SEC Adopts Guidance on Use of Corporate Websites
Client Newsflash
July 21, 2008 AFSCME/CA--Delaware Supreme Court Rules Proxy Expense Reimbursement Proposal Invalid
Client Newsflash
July 17, 2008 SEC Issues Emergency Order Restricting the "Naked" Short Selling of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Certain Other Substantial Financial Firms
Client Newsflash
July 17, 2008 SEC Issues Interpretative Letter Regarding the Cash Solicitation Rule
Client Newsflash
July 14, 2008 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
July 9, 2008 SEC Proposes to Liberalize Exchange Act Rule 15a-6 Concerning U.S. Activities of Non-U.S. Broker-Dealers
Client Memorandum
June 24, 2008 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies
June 24, 2008 Insolvency and Restructuring Update
Piccadilly Cafeterias, Inc.
June 24, 2008 SEC Proposes New Rating Agency Rules
Client Memorandum
June 16, 2008 Private Equity Newsletter
What Every Private Equity Professional Should Know About ERISA’s VCOC Requirements
June 13, 2008 Court Requires Activist Hedge Funds to Disclose Swaps in CSX
Client Newsflash
June 9, 2008 FINRA Proposes Amendments to Supervision Rules
Client Memorandum
June 5, 2008 Delaware Court Ruling Puts a Spotlight on Indemnification/Expense Advancement Bylaws
Client Newsflash
June 5, 2008 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
June 1, 2008 Learned: How Funds Vote on Proxy Proposals
InvestorRelationships.com
May 28, 2008 General Counsel Update
The Consequences of Majority Voting Policies
May 23, 2008 FINRA Updates Options Rules, Requiring Firms to Modify Compliance and Supervisory Policies and Procedures
Client Memorandum
May 20, 2008 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
May 19, 2008 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies
May 9, 2008 SEC Proposes Revisions to Cross-Border Rules
Client Newsflash
May 1, 2008 The Fiduciary Duties of Directors of Troubled U.S. Companies: Emerging Clarity
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Corporate Recovery & Insolvency 2008
May 1, 2008 The Spotlight on the Independence of Compensation Consultants
The Corporate Governance Advisor
April 30, 2008 FINSA Proposed Regulations
Client Memorandum
April 16, 2008 Delaware Case Highlights Need to Include Advance Notice for Board Nominations in Bylaws
Client Newsflash
April 15, 2008 2008 Early Proxy Season Roundup
Client Memorandum
April 14, 2008 Investment Management Regulatory Update
A Summary of Current Investment Management Regulatory Developments
April 4, 2008 Private Equity Newsletter
Post-IPO Board Independence Requirements for Portfolio Companies
April 2, 2008 Private Equity Newsletter
Post-IPO Board Independence Requirements for Portfolio Companies
April 1, 2008 Corporate Regulatory Report
A Summary of Current Regulatory Developments Affecting Publicly Listed Companies

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