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Russian lawmakers move to be able to ban use of VPNs and similar access tools

Due to the vague wording and ambiguities, the enforcement of and practice on the Anonymizers Law will likely be complicated, as this briefing reveals.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 24 November 2017 | Practice Area: Freedom of Information

US Climate Science Special Report reveals significant findings

The US Global Change Research Program has released the Climate Science Special Report. This article examines the report's findings in detail.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 23 November 2017 | Practice Area: Energy

ECB announces support for fintech bank applicants

On 15 November 2017, the European Central Bank published a newsletter containing an article on how the ECB is dealing with the increasing number of fintech bank applications. This article looks at the newsletter's contents.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 22 November 2017 | Practice Area: Banking and Finance

FCA confirms reform to the UK IPO process

The new rules are designed to improve the availability of information during the UK IPO process. This briefing examines the proposals.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 21 November 2017 | Practice Area: Stock Exchange Listing

Interior Department and Forest Service identify burdens on domestic energy development

Report on the agencies’ review of programs provides a roadmap to understanding which energy policies the Trump administration will revise. This briefing takes a closer look.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 20 November 2017 | Practice Area: Energy

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Latest views from the FCA on market abuse

This article examines a recent FCA speech that contains some noteworthy statements and observations that firms should take into account.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 17 November 2017 | Practice Area: Capital Markets and Debt Securities

How US tax reform proposals will affect private investment funds and asset managers

This article examines how aspects of the current proposals could significantly alter the US taxation of investment funds, sponsors, and investors.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 16 November 2017 | Practice Area: Taxation

Nuclear decommissioning and legal risk

Entities engaged in decommissioning can assess and allocate associated legal risks in predictable ways, as outlined in this article.

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

Regulatory sandboxes — a global stocktake

Regulatory sandboxes are becoming a global trend, providing plenty of opportunities for innovative businesses. This article provides a global overview.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 14 November 2017 | Practice Area: Financial Services Regulation

Impact of the House Tax Reform Bill on the renewable energy sector

This article examines the bold proposal, which seeks changes to tax credits, depreciation, and corporate tax rates.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 13 November 2017 | Practice Area: Taxation

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