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Court rules on D-Link motion to dismiss in FTC matter

While D-Link succeeded in batting down some of the Federal Trade Commission's claims, the case will proceed, as this briefing explains.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 22 September 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

The Latham FPI Guide: Accessing the US capital markets from outside the United States

Includes the topics that are of most interest to foreign private issuers and their advisors when engaging in US capital markets. Download the report now.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 21 September 2017 | Practice Area: Capital Markets and Debt Securities

China unveils plan to ban fossil fuel vehicles

With nearly 200 million registered vehicles at the end of 2016, China has the world’s largest car market. So its plan to phase out fossil fuel-powered vehicles deserves close attention.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 20 September 2017 | Practice Area: Transport

China dominates global investments in renewable energy

China currently accounts for one quarter of global renewable energy capacity and one third of all global investment in renewables. This article examines the implications for the energy sector.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 19 September 2017 | Practice Area: Energy

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SFC obtains disqualification and court orders against Hanergy’s former directors

The Court of First Instance’s decision has important implications for directors of listed companies when failing to act in the best interests of the company.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 18 September 2017 | Practice Area: Capital Markets and Debt Securities

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The Strategic Petroleum Reserve and hurricanes: A primer

Often used in response to major hurricanes, the SPR remains a strategic asset to protect against disruption in US crude oil supplies, as this briefing explains.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 15 September 2017 | Practice Area: Energy

Further disclosure? Yes, but not at any cost

A recent decision in Vodafone Group Services Ltd & Ors v Infineon Technologies AG & Ors highlighted some limits of further disclosure orders, as this briefing explains.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 14 September 2017 | Practice Area: Business of law

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New EU securitisation regulations to alter securitisation markets

New rules will modify regulatory capital requirements for securitisation positions and unify risk retention practices. This article examines the new legislation.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 13 September 2017 | Practice Area: Capital Markets and Debt Securities

Who is presumptively authorized to order class arbitration? Circuit Courts weigh in

Recent circuit court decisions have strategic implications for companies facing potential class arbitration claims. This briefing takes a closer look.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 12 September 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

European Commission’s six proposals for post-Brexit intellectual property rights

The EC has effectively set out six key principles for the Withdrawal Agreement. These principles shed light on the EC’s approach to handling IPRs post-Brexit.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 11 September 2017 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

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