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UK Government Publishes Economic Crime Plan For 2019-22
On 12 July 2019 the UK government published its Economic Crime Plan for 2019-22 (the "Economic Crime Plan" or the "Plan").
United States
26 Jul 2019
Treasury Issues Final Regulations Reversing Proposed Rules On Mutual Funds' Investments In Non-U.S. Corporations
On March 18, 2019, the Treasury Department and IRS issued final regulations (the "Final Regulations").
United States
2 Apr 2019
The Ropes Recap: Mergers & Acquisitions Law News - November 5, 2018
WHILE ACTIVITY REMAINED STRONG, particularly during the end of the quarter, little noteworthy case law came out during the third quarter of 2018.
United States
23 Nov 2018
CFIUS Pilot Program: Immediate Implications For Investors And Investment Targets
On October 10, 2018, the U.S. Department of the Treasury issued temporary regulations—a "pilot program"—to implement certain provisions of the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act ("FIRRMA"), signed into law by President Donald Trump on August 13, 2018.
United States
12 Oct 2018
Podcast: International Risks Facing Latin America Companies
With the rise of anti-corruption enforcement activity and new laws throughout Latin America and the rise in coordinated efforts between U.S. and Latin American authorities, companies in Latin America ...
United States
13 Aug 2018
Congress Passes Landmark CFIUS Reform Bill
On July 26 and August 1, 2018, Congress passed the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act ("FIRRMA") as part of the Fiscal 2019 National Defense Authorization Act.
United States
6 Aug 2018
Congress Introduces Bill To Expand CFIUS's Review Authority
CFIUS was established by President Gerald Ford in 1975 to monitor foreign direct investment in the United States.
United States
15 Nov 2017
CFIUS Continues To Present An Obstacle To Chinese Acquisitions
On September 13, 2017, President Donald Trump issued an Executive Order blocking investment firm, Canyon Bridge Capital Partners Inc., from acquiring Lattice Semiconductor Corporation.
United States
19 Sep 2017
SEC Adopts Final Rule Defining Family Offices Exempt From SEC Registration
On June 22, 2011, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") adopted Rule 202(a)(11)(G)-1 under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 ("Advisers Act") to create an exemption from registration for qualified "family offices."
United States
29 Jun 2011
Ropes & Gray's Investment Management Update: May 2011
On May 10, 2011, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") issued proposed rules and a notice of its intention to issue an order increasing the thresholds for qualification as a "Qualified Client" under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (the "Advisers Act"), as required by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Dodd-Frank Act").
United States
7 Jun 2011
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