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27 August 2015
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Competition; State Aid; Trade & Customs; Internal Market & General; Financial Services & Taxation; Agriculture & Maritime Affairs; Energy; Environment & Climate Change; Consumer, Food Safety & Health; Digital & Information Society; Justice & Citizens Rights; Euro & Economy; Foreign Affairs & Accession
Legal Update
27 August 2015
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Federal grand juries in New Jersey and New York have indicted a total of nine individuals for allegedly violating the anti-fraud provision of the Securities Exchange Act (the “Exchange Act”) and committing wire fraud, computer fraud, identity theft and money-laundering offenses.1 The prosecutions are the first by the US Department of Justice (the “DOJ”) alleging that cyber criminals hacked computers and obtained material, nonpublic information in order to commit securities fraud.
Newsletter
27 August 2015
Newsletter
26 August 2015
Newsletter
26 August 2015
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Competition; State Aid; Trade & Customs; Financial Services & Taxation; Industry, Competitiveness, SMEs; Agriculture & Maritime Affairs; Environment; Consumer, Food Safety & Health Digital & Information Society; Euro& Economy; Foreign Affairs & Accession;
Legal Update
26 August 2015
Tauil & Chequer Legal Update
A notice was published on August 25, 2015, on the Petronect Portal, the Suppliers Relationship Portal of the Petrobras Group, informing about the creation of a new criterion for the assessment of suppliers as a result of the implementation of the Petrobras Anti-Corruption Program (PCPP).
Legal Update
August 2015
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Bank structural reform is the result of a global financial crisis which developed in the summer of 2007 and became obvious in the EU in the latter part of 2008. The EU Member States that share an economic and monetary union began to appear particularly vulnerable: the Greek sovereign debt crisis became apparent in early 2010 and serious economic problems emerged in Ireland, Portugal, Italy and Spain. Fearing possible defaults, markets began demanding substantially higher interest rates for the bonds of these Member States with Spanish 10-year yields topping 7.5 per cent in the summer of 2012.
Legal Update
25 August 2015
Mayer Brown Legal Update
On August 24, 2015, the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit released its opinion in the closely watched case of Federal Trade Commission v. Wyndham Worldwide Corp., holding that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has the authority under the “unfairness” provision of Section 5 of the FTC Act to assert claims against Wyndham for failure to implement certain cybersecurity safeguards that allegedly resulted in three data breaches over several years.
Newsletter
25 August 2015
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Competition; Trade & Customs; Internal Market & General; Financial Services & Taxation; Industry, Competitiveness, SMEs; Consumer, Food Safety & Health; Digital & Information Society; Justice & Home Affairs; Future of Europe
Audio
25 August 2015
UK Pensions Law - The View from Mayer Brown
Richard Goldstein talks about the issue of transfers including the April 2015 changes to statutory transfer rights and the Government’s recently launched consultation on the pensions transfer process, plus a reminder about the problem of pensions liberation.
Legal Update
24 August 2015
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Corporate purchases of renewable energy are on the rise in the United States. Corporations are often attracted by wind energy’s unique ability to hedge against rising prices for other fuels—just as utilities buy fixed-price wind energy to protect their consumers against volatility in the price of other fuels.
Newsletter
24 August 2015
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Competition; State Aid; Trade & Customs; Financial Services & Taxation; Industry, Competitiveness, SMEs; Agriculture & Maritime Affairs; Energy; Environment; Consumer, Food Safety & Health; Digital & Information Society; Justice & Home Affairs; Euro & Economy; Future of Europe; Foreign Affairs & Accession
Legal Update
24 August 2015
Mayer Brown Legal Update
Mayer Brown’s Global Directions is a summary of recent immigration and mobility trends arising in key jurisdictions around the globe. This high-level overview alerts recipients to select changes in law and practice that may affect their global mobility programs.
Legal Update
21 August 2015
Tauil & Chequer Legal Update
On August 18, 2015, Provisional Measure (Medida Provisória) No. 687 was published in the Official Gazette, changing the merger filing fees for cases of mandatory submission that are subject to the jurisdiction of the Council for Economic Defense - CADE.
Newsletter
21 August 2015
Audio
20 August 2015
UK Financial Dispute Resolution Law - The View from Mayer Brown
In the fourth episode in our series, Ed Sautter, a partner in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice in London, explores how losses are calculated under ISDA documentation.
Legal Update
20 August 2015
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The US Securities and Exchange Commission has adopted a pay ratio disclosure rule requiring public companies to compare the compensation of their chief executive officer to the median compensation of their other employees.
Legal Update
19 August 2015
Tauil & Chequer Legal Update
On August 17th, 2015, Ruling No. 1,580/2015 was published, containing amendments to Ruling No. 1,571/2015 concerning the “e-Financeira”, which is the tax return to be filed for the purpose of informing financial transactions of interest to the Federal Revenue Office.
Legal Update
18 August 2015
Tauil & Chequer Legal Update

On August 14, 2015, Rio de Janeiro State Decree No. 45339 was published in the Official Gazette. This Decree contemplates the rules for concession of a special tax treatment applicable to acquisitions of goods for the fixed assets that are necessary for the implementation of offshore naval base projects in Rio de Janeiro.

Newsletter
17 August 2015
Audio
14 August 2015
UK Employment Law - Another View
Nick is joined on the podcast by Helen Ruelle and Jessica Roland, lawyers from Mourant Ozannes’ Jersey and Guernsey offices. They talk about what international employers with employees in Jersey and Guernsey need to know about Jersey/Guernsey employment law compared to England and Wales.
Legal Update
13 August 2015
Tauil & Chequer Legal Update
In its decision of extraordinary appeal No. 540.829/SP (general repercussion), the Brazilian Supreme Court (“STF”) , ruled that ICMS (value-added tax) does not apply to imports of goods under the special regime of temporary admission.
Article
August 2015
Newsletter
7 August 2015
Newsletter
7 August 2015

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