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Reminder: Illinois Pay-To-Play Registration Updates Are Due Quarterly
The next quarterly update for state contractors that is required under the Illinois pay-to-play law is due August 14, 2019.
United States
16 Aug 2019
PACs And Other Committees Must Comply With Updates To The FEC's Password System
As discussed in our November 29, 2018 mailing, the FEC rolled out changes to its Electronic Filing Password Assignment System, requiring PACs and other committees' passwords to have two-factor authentication.
United States
25 Jul 2019
Proposed Bill Would Expand Political Communications Ban For Foreign Nationals
On June 25, the Preventing Adversaries Internationally from Disbursing Advertising Dollars Act (the bill) was introduced in the U.S. Senate.
United States
25 Jul 2019
D.C. Circuit Upholds Federal Pay-To-Play Rule
On June 18, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit dismissed a challenge to FINRA pay-to-play Rule 2030 brought by the New York Republican State Committee and the Tennessee Republican Party.
United States
8 Jul 2019
Helms-Burton Act Poses New Risks And Challenges For Entities Allegedly Tied To Cuba
Earlier this year, the Trump administration activated a previously dormant statutory provision in the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (Libertad) Act of 1996
27 Jun 2019
Two Additional Presidential Candidates Subject To Federal Pay-To-Play Rules
In a recent mailing we noted that the following Democratic presidential candidates are covered under federal pay-to-play rules (i.e., SEC 206(4)-5, MSRB G-37, CFTC 23.451 and FINRA 2030) because they are currently elected state or local officials running for federal office:
7 Jun 2019
Mergers & Acquisitions (Global M&A Trends In 2019)
Global M&A activity continued to accelerate in the first half of 2018 following the strong end to 2017, a year that was marked by several headline-making megadeals ...
17 May 2019
An Update For Financial Institutions On Presidential Candidates Covered Under Federal Pay-To-Play Rules
Financial institutions and their employees may be subject to the following federal pay-to-play rules: SEC Rule 206(4)-5 for investment advisers; CFTC Rule 23.451
16 May 2019
'No-Deal' Brexit – EU Regulators Take Small Steps To Maintain Status Quo For UK Fund Managers
In the middle of February 2019, Brexit continues to be debated between Westminster and Brussels, despite the rapidly approaching deadline for the United Kingdom (U.K.) to leave the European Union (EU) on March 29, 2019.
20 Feb 2019
New York Governor Signs Bill Closing ‘LLC Loophole'
On January 24, 2019, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill closing the "LLC loophole," as discussed in our January 22, 2019 mailing.
United States
4 Feb 2019
US Government Shutdown Ends – SEC Issues Guidance To Address Significant Backlog Of Filing Reviews And Shareholder Proposals
On January 25, 2019, President Donald Trump signed into law a continuing resolution that immediately reopened the federal government through February 15, 2019.
United States
31 Jan 2019
New York State Bill To Close ‘LLC Loophole' Awaits Governor's Signature
On January 14, 2019, the New York state legislature passed A. 776 (the bill), which is designed to close the "LLC loophole" in state campaign contribution laws ...
United States
30 Jan 2019
Foreign Investment Control Reforms In Europe
The geopolitical environment continues to drive reform of foreign investment rules in Europe,
23 Jan 2019
2018-19 Supreme Court Update
Much of the attention on the U.S. Supreme Court in the 2018-19 term has concerned its composition or its handling of cases involving some of the signature initiatives ...
United States
23 Jan 2019
CFIUS In The Face Of A Prolonged Government Shutdown: What It Means For Deals
As has been widely reported, the U.S. federal government partially shut down at midnight on December 22, 2018.
United States
21 Jan 2019
Privacy & Cybersecurity Update
In this month's edition of our Privacy & Cybersecurity Update, we examine the European Commission's second annual review of the Privacy Shield ...
9 Jan 2019
Understanding The CLOUD Act's Expansive Reach
As global businesses move more of their data to the cloud, they may unwittingly be placing their sensitive information within the U.S. government's reach.
United States
13 Dec 2018
DOJ Announces ‘China Initiative' To Investigate And Prosecute Chinese Companies
On November 1, 2018, then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the U.S. Department of Justice's (DOJ) "China Initiative" with the objective of countering perceived national security threats to the United States from China.
5 Dec 2018
Preparing For Democratic Oversight Investigations
For the past several years, Republican majorities in the House of Representatives and Senate have dictated the agenda of Congress
United States
13 Nov 2018
Skadden Discusses Merger Reviews And Antitrust Inquiries In Case Of "No-Deal" Brexit
As the U.K.'s March 29, 2019, exit from the EU approaches, companies involved in merger reviews or antitrust investigations should pre-emptively consider the implications of a potential "no-deal" Brexit.
7 Nov 2018
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