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Legal Alert: NY DFS Announces Proposal for Cybersecurity Rules for Financial Services Companies (September 22, 2016)
On September 13, 2016, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a proposal by the New York Department of Financial Services (the DFS) of a rule that establishes cybersecurity requirements for ...
Legal Alert: SEC Adopts Changes to Form ADV and Books and Records Rules (September 19, 2016)
On August 25, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) adopted amendments to Form ADV Part 1 that will require SEC-registered investment advisers to provide a significant amount of new ...
Legal Alert: Lumber War May Be Imminent (September 16, 2016)
Negotiations to keep the peace in the complex and long-running international trade dispute between the United States and Canada over U.S. imports of Canadian softwood lumber appear to have stalled. ...
Legal Alert: Cruise Ships Miss the Boat on TCPA Compliance to the Tune of Up to $76 Million (August 12, 2016)
With a trial looming like storm clouds on the horizon, several cruise ship companies and their affiliated travel agencies settled a “robocall” Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) class action up ...
Legal Alert: NAIC Report: 2016 Summer National Meeting (September 7, 2016)
The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) held its 2016 Summer National Meeting from August 26 through August 29 in San Diego, California. The meeting began with strong words from ...
Legal Alert: New Sedona Conference Commentary Recommends Restricting the Reach of Document Requests Directed to U.S. Affiliates of Overseas Companies (August 30, 2016)
Earlier this month, the Sedona Conference issued the final version of its “Commentary on Rule 34 and Rule 45 ‘Possession, Custody, or Control.’” The Commentary recommends adopting the “legal right” ...
Legal Alert: Don’t Hail the CAB – Why FINRA’s Capital Acquisition Broker Rule Set Will Not Get Private Funds to their Destination (August 29, 2016)
For many years, the private fund industry and the securities bar have called for a limited rule set to govern broker-dealers solely engaged in raising capital for private funds or other issuers of ...
Legal Alert: Treasury Announces 2016-2017 Regulatory Agenda for Employee Benefits  (August 25, 2016)
The principal regulators of U.S. employee benefits have recently published updates to their guidance plans for the coming months. On August 15, 2016, the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the ...
Legal Alert: NAIC Task Force Releases Revised Draft Insurance Data Security Model Law (August 25, 2016)
On August 17, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (the NAIC) Cybersecurity (EX) Task Force (the Task Force) released for comment a revised draft Insurance Data Security Model Law (the ...
Legal Alert: ISDA Publishes Variation Margin Protocol (August 23, 2016)
On August 16, 2016, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) published the ISDA 2016 Variation Margin Protocol (VM Protocol). The VM Protocol is intended as a tool to help ...
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