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Supreme Court Rules SEC ALJ Appointments Unconstitutional But Leaves Important Questions Unanswered
On June 21, 2018, the Supreme Court ruled in Lucia v. SEC that administrative law judges ("ALJs") employed by the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") to adjudicate enforcement actions...
United States
9 Jul 2018
Litigation Wrap: First Quarter 2018
On Feb. 19, Hughes Hubbard led a U.S. shipbuilder to a major arbitration victory against Venezuela's Defense Ministry when a tribunal awarded our client approximately $129 million ...
25 Apr 2018
Antitrust Outlook - Spring 2018
As the calendar tells us it is spring, despite all contrary indications of ice and snow in the northern U.S. this April, we offer our outlook on the important developments ...
United States
24 Apr 2018
Avoiding Antitrust Pitfalls During Pre-Merger Negotiations And Due Diligence
The Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) Bureau of Competition has recently issued new guidance on how to avoid antitrust pitfalls during pre-merger negotiations and due diligence
United States
4 Apr 2018
What Directors Need To Know In 2018 About Board Diversity
In 2017, investors challenged many public company boards to improve their gender, racial, and ethnic diversity.
United States
12 Mar 2018
Applying The Proportionality Standard Under Rule 26 Against The SEC
This article examines how the proportionality standard under Rule 26 can be used to limit deposition discovery of the government in enforcement proceedings brought by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
United States
29 Jan 2018
In Corporate Board Member: Getting Compliance Right
Nearly every day brings news of another company caught in the crosshairs of government enforcement agencies.
United States
8 Dec 2017
Conducting Effective Internal Investigations - A Checklist For In-House Counsel
Every general counsel over the course of his or her career will face the need to conduct an internal investigation into events at the company.
United States
2 Oct 2017
Delaware Guidance For Deals Involving A Controlling Stockholder And A Third Party Acquirer
In In re Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. Stockholder Litigation, the Delaware Court of Chancery clarified how a controlling stockholder may obtain dismissal at the pleadings stage (as opposed to after lengthy and costly discovery) ...
United States
1 Sep 2017
Litigation Wrap: Second Quarter 2017
Hughes Hubbard led TC Heartland LLC to a decisive, 8-0 victory over Kraft Foods in the Supreme Court of the United States.
11 Aug 2017
Delaware Guidance For Grants To Directors
The Delaware Court of Chancery recently provided directors of Delaware corporations with a clear guideline to fend off stockholder challenges to awards they make to themselves under a stockholder-approved compensation plan.
United States
26 Apr 2017
Delaware Supreme Court Rules On ETE-Williams Case
In The Williams Cos., Inc. v. Energy Transfer Equity, L.P., et al., the Delaware Supreme Court has held that the buyer (Energy Transfer Equity, or "ETE") was not liable for breach of a merger agreement with Williams.
United States
13 Apr 2017
FTC Issues Report Confirming The Effectiveness Of Its Own Merger Remedies
On February 3, 2017, the Federal Trade Commission released a report called "The FTC's Merger Remedies 2006-2012: A Report of the Bureaus of Competition and Economics."
United States
22 Feb 2017
FCPA & Anti-Bribery Alert Fall 2016
The FCPA Blog, a leading anti-corruption publication, described Hughes Hubbard's Fall 2016 Foreign Corrupt Practices Act/ Anti-Bribery Alert as "one of the best FCPA resources available for compliance...
United States
23 Dec 2016
Home Depot Victory Discourages Shareholder Data Breach Suits
On Wednesday, November 30, 2016, a federal court dismissed a shareholder derivative action that had been brought against certain directors and officers of The Home Depot, Inc.
United States
22 Dec 2016
The Curious Case Of The Glass-Steagall Act
There is at least one thing that both President-Elect Donald Trump and Senator Elizabeth Warren claim to agree on: restoring the Glass-Steagall Act.
United States
9 Dec 2016
FCPA & Anti-Bribery Alert Fall 2016 (October 2016)
The combination of resolved actions, ongoing criminal and regulatory investigations, guidance issued by regulatory authorities, and other developments discussed below underscore a number of important themes...
United States
20 Oct 2016
FTC Approves Updated Hart-Scott-Rodino Rules
On August 26, 2016 the Federal Trade Commission published amendments to the Hart-Scott-Rodino ("HSR") Premerger Notification Rules...
United States
20 Sep 2016
A Retooled General Electric: An Industrial Giant That Is No Longer "Too Big To Fail"
In May, we reported on the judicial rescission of MetLife's designation as an entity "too big to fail," and noted that the court's decision provided designated companies with a framework to challenge their designation.
United States
13 Jul 2016
SEC Fine Against Morgan Stanley Underscores Focus On Cybersecurity
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC recently agreed to pay a $1 million penalty to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission after a Morgan Stanley employee downloaded and exposed sensitive investor information.
United States
23 Jun 2016
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