Tuesday Aug 26
Latham & Watkins advises Uyoun Al-Raed Commercial Company Limited on...
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Mon Aug 25, 2014
JOBS Act Fuels IPO Boom
The two-year-old Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act has definitely revitalized the IPO market, according to a paper discussed in an article published by Bloomberg, But that still hasn't silenced some critics who contend that the IPO surge might have more to do with a bullish stock market than with a key provision in the law that stipulates that ... (more)
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Argentina bondholders working with Deutsche Bank on RUFO waiver
A group of Argentina's exchange bondholders is working with Deutsche Bank to remove the so-called RUFO clause that prevents the sovereign from offering holdout creditors better terms than those who took part in its 2005 and 2010 restructurings.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Courthouse News Service
California Fails its English Learners
California shirks its duties under state and federal law to provide language instruction to more than 20,000 students who are learning English as a second language, a state court ruled in a tentative grant of a writ of mandate.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Beyond Switzerland: Preparing for the Fallout from FATCA and Other Global Transparency Initiatives
You have implemented FATCA; what comes next? Will your company be the next witness in a US tax investigation? Financial institutions around the world must now prepare to respond to anticipated inquiries and investigations as the US follows leads it has obtained through the offshore account disclosure programs, FATCA and similar developing ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Latham & Watkins advises on SR3.2bn murabaha bridge financing for Bahri
Latham & Watkins advised JPMorgan, Samba Financial Group and Saudi British Bank, as Mandated Lead Arrangers, in connection with a SR3.2bn murabaha bridge financing for The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia .
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Professor Bainbridge on Wine
Alison Frankel's skeptical of Wachtell's insider trading case against Ackman and Valeant
A few days after the Canadian pharmaceutical company Valeant announced that it had teamed up with the activist investor William Ackman to bid for Botox maker Allergan, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz wrote a teeth-gnashing client alert about the new threat to corporate targets from the unholy alliance of a strategic bidder with an activist hedge ... (more)
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Modernizing New York's Uniform Commercial Code
Janet M. Nadile, Lawrence Safran, and Stanley R. Simon review the revisions to the New York Uniform Commercial Code contained in the recently passed Assembly Bill 9933, which will bring Articles 1, 7, and 9 of the code up to date with comparable revisions enacted in other states.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
The New York Observer
Did The White House Know About the IRS Emails?
A worshipful Kathryn Ruemmler looks with awe at a President to whom she was longest-serving White House counsel.