Lexology - USA 1
How many ways can the SEC describe a “year”?
28-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
It's not easy to write regulations and lawyers can be a hypercritical group. Nonetheless, the Securities and Exchange Commission's rules can be

An active adult community’s obligations with respect to transport buses and the disabled
27-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
Active adult communities often purchase transport buses for the use of their owners and residents. In relation to such a purchase, that community

In-house counsel need to think like a litigator when drafting contracts
23-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
Memorializing an agreement in a written contract serves two primary purposes. First and foremost, a written contract should clearly set out the deal

Maryland General Assembly approves investment tax credit for cybersecurity companies
23-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
The Maryland General Assembly recently closed its 2013 legislative session, during which it approved a new refundable tax credit for certain

TMPG proposes new "best practices" for settlement in the tri-party repo market
23-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
On April 19th, The Treasury Market Practice Group ("TMPG") of the New York Fed proposed to revise its guidance to market participants, the Best

Judging the SEC's Division of Enforcement with 2020 foresight
23-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
I almost feel sorry for Mary Jo White, the Chairman of the SEC, and Andrew Ceresney and George Canellos, soon to be Co-Directors of the SEC's

PolicyMic on climate change
22-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
PolicyMic, a democratic online news platform to engage millennials in debates about real issues, identified five things to expect this year related

FERC acted on four Order No. 1000 compliance filings
22-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
In orders issued April 18 and 19, 2013, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission acted upon four filings made in response to its directives in Order

Second Circuit rejects edge act jurisdiction in AIG RMBS case
22-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
On April 19, the Second Circuit ruled that a lawsuit brought by American International Group (AIG) against several Bank of America entities involving

Guarantees of interest rate swap obligations by non-ECP guarantors are probably illegal and unenforceable
22-Apr-2013 12:00 AM
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (the CFTC) has made a determination that could affect the legality and enforceability of certain guarantees

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