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  1. Buy side attacks Isda early termination protocol

    We have serious concerns about banking regulators' efforts to suspend rights that protect customers during US bankruptcy proceedings," said Stuart Kaswell, general counsel at the Managed Funds Association (MFA), which represents US hedge funds.

  2. Beneficial ownership of assets under scrutiny in divorce

    The titanic struggle between Sir Christopher Hohn and his former wife which played out in the Family Division of the High Court and across the media in the summer was a stark illustration of the dangers that divorce proceedings pose for businesses...

  3. Netting problems will restrict pension funds, FCMs warn

    Title IV of Erisa, which only applies to defined benefit pension plans, does address termination proceedings, but is not granular enough for a netting opinion to be issued, lawyers say. Lawyers struggle to remember cases in which a pension fund has...

  4. Industry confronts hard choices in CCP recovery debate

    The idea of cancelling some or all of a CCP's contracts and forcing counterparties to face one another in the bilateral market is designed primarily to stave off bankruptcy, wherein clearing participants could face the prospect of having their...

  5. EU Commissioner Hints at YouTube Probe After Google Investigation

    At present, we are conducting preliminary analyses and these will allow us to decide whether we will have to open new proceedings. The European competition commissioner Joaquín Almunia has suggested that when he completes his antitrust...

  6. Last Ditch Efforts to Halt New Google Privacy Policy

    The CNIL and the EU data protection authorities are deeply concerned about the combination of personal data across services: they have strong doubts about the lawfulness and fairness of such proceedings.

  7. Google-Motorola Acquisition Approved in U.S., EU

    As with their European counterparts, U.S.officials vowed to keep a close eye on proceedings as the Google deal went forward. U.S.and EU antitrust authorities have approved Google's proposed acquisition of Motorola Mobility.

  8. Google Won't Erase Links to Max Mosley Hooker Orgy Stories, So He Sues

    We're also considering bringing proceedings against them in California. They say we're not obliged to police the web and we don't want to police the web, so we have brought proceedings against them in France and Germany where the jurisprudence is...

  9. Social Media Around the World: Current Trends and Future Growth

    Facebook has faced some serious challenges in breaking into the German market, including governmental legal proceedings aimed at Facebook's privacy policies and use of collected personal data. Just ask the citizens of Egypt, where social networks...

  10. DOJ Antitrust Chief Recuses Herself From Google ITA discussions

    Justice Department's top antitrust official, recused herself from the proceedings. Having worked for the law firm representing ITA - the travel software company Google is seeking to purchase - Christine Varney, the U.S.

  11. Google Buys Plannr; Facebook Search; Retweet Study & More [Search News Roundup]

    Research was carried out by a team at Yahoo and published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Here's a roundup of this morning's top search headlines and tips from around the Web, sorted by category.