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Treasury Publishes Interim Rules To Implement CFIUS Reform
On October 10, 2018, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Public Affairs, as lead agency for the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, published two interim rules to implement key provisions of FIRRMA.
United States
12 Nov 2018
FinCEN Warns Of New Iranian Efforts To Launder Money Through Banks And Virtual Currencies
On October 11, 2018, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network ("FinCEN") released an advisory to assist financial institutions – including banks, money services businesses, and any entity utilizing virtual currencies –
United States
2 Nov 2018
Get Ready For Steel, Aluminum Trade Relief: Where National Security And International Trade Intersect
Following up on a campaign platform of support for U.S. manufacturing jobs, President Donald Trump's administration is in the midst of broad-ranging investigations of steel and aluminum imports that could lead to tariffs, quotas or other remedies.
United States
13 Jun 2017
U.S. Supreme Court Endorses Implied Certification Theory Of False Claims Act Liability And Clarifies Materiality Standard
The implied certification theory of liability has been widely criticized among the defense bar for creating too much uncertainty for government contractors and others who present claims for payment to the government.
United States
28 Jun 2016
Proposed Treasury Regulations Relating To Foreign-Owned Domestic Disregarded Entities
On May 10, 2016, the United States Treasury Department issued proposed regulations that would require information reporting by certain foreign-owned single member U.S. limited liability companies ("LLCs") and grantor trusts.
United States
19 May 2016
Congress Passes Customs Bill Containing New Trade Enforcement And Facilitation Measures
On February 11, the Senate passed the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (also referred to as the "Customs Bill") by a 75-20 vote...
United States
25 Feb 2016
Righting The Ship: The D.C. Circuit Overturns A Controversial District Court Ruling And Restores The Attorney-Client Privilege For Government Contractor Investigations
A panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued a unanimous opinion in In re: Kellogg Brown & Root.
United States
11 Jul 2014
D.C. Circuit Expresses Skepticism Of Novel Attorney-Client Privilege Ruling Regarding Government Contractor Investigations
The D.C. Circuit’s recent rejection of privilege claims has garnered widespread attention for its potential impact on government contractors.
United States
19 May 2014
All Facially Good Deeds May Not Go Unpunished
On March 13, 2014, Tullow Oil announced that it was suspending further funding and activities related to a drilling concession in Guinea.
United States
16 May 2014
Speaking for Trade
To have an impact on government trade actions, getting a seat at the table is the first step
United States
23 Jul 2010
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