This case is a good reminder that, when dismissing an employee, the offending conduct is only part of the story.
An international arbitration tribunal has ruled that the Russian government wrongly seized this company from investors.
The Charity Commission opened a statutory inquiry into charities that were in default of their reporting obligations by failing to file their annual accounts.
In September last year, the Justice Secretary launched a consultation entitled ‘Judicial Review: Proposals for further reform’ aimed at reducing the burden of Judicial Review.
HMRC drafted two versions of legislation designed to prevent charities from being established as part of a tax avoidance scheme and initiated a consultation process.
The Charity Commission is redesigning its online register, which will now include information on how much money charities spend in each country where they work.
The Human Dignity Trust (HDT) first applied for charitable status in 2011. HDT’s application was rejected by the Charity Commission in June 2012.
On 23 July, the IRS released a bulletin encouraging entities to renew or obtain a QI agreement by 31 July 2014.
The Brattle Group
A recent opinion in the Genco Shipping valuation trial is a reminder that the discounted cash flow (DCF) method can sometimes lead one astray.
The SEC re-proposed amendments related to the removal of credit rating references in rule 2a-7 and Form N-MFP of the Investment Company Act.
Ropes & Gray LLP
The D.C. Court of Appeals recently issued a landmark decision in Ralls Corporation v. Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), No. 13-5315, slip. op. (D.C. Cir. July 15, 2014), that could have far-reaching implications on how the government reviews transactions in which foreign individuals or entities acquire control of U.S. companies with potential national security implications. - See more at: http://www.ropesgray.com/news-and-insights/Insights/2014/July/DC-Circuit-Issues-
On July 21, the FDIC clarified how it will evaluate requests by S-Corporation Banks to make dividend payments that would otherwise be prohibited under the Basel III capital conservation buffer.
On July 24, S&P issued a request for comment on changes to methodology and assumptions for assessing Japanese RMBS.
Zuckert Scoutt & Rasenberger
When the Civil Aeronautics Board was abolished in 1985, a significant portion of its authority was transferred to the Department of Transportation.
Strasburger & Price, L.L.P.
Remember that civil procedure professor from law school? The one who told you that your first job is to draft a proposed jury charge?
On July 23, the SEC adopted amendments to the rules that govern money market mutual funds.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Politicians, researchers, and other stakeholders have long recognized the importance of a slowdown in health spending in the U.S.
Fox Rothschild LLP
House Bill No. 1052 proposes to amend the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code (MPC) by expanding the ways by which a municipality is permitted to use the recreational fees it collects in connection with subdivision and land development projects.