|Volume 11, Number 8, August 2015
Federal Civil Practice now available on Cheetah™
Federal Civil Practice takes a step-by-step approach to federal practice, discussing the intricacies of federal civil procedure and providing key insights on the application of the rules of procedure. This treatise helps practitioners understand the “preliminary considerations” to think about prior to filing—such as conducting an investigation pursuant to Rule 11, choosing a forum, and conducting legal research. More than simple explanations of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, the treatise provides guidance on planning litigation strategy and tactics. Click here to learn more about Cheetah™ for all your litigation needs.
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New Beta version of Kluwer Competition Law
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New book: NASAA Franchise Resource Guide
If your firm represents franchisors, you’ll want to be sure that your attorneys have the most up-to-date information for drafting, reviewing and registering franchise disclosure documents in multiple jurisdictions. Authored by the NASAA (North American Securities Administrators Association) Franchise Project Group and members of its Industry Advisory Committee, the NASAA Franchise Resource Guide is the complete resource for drafting franchise disclosure documents.
The NASAA Franchise Resource Guide compiles in one place the various rules, commentaries, and guidance governing the preparation of the Franchise Disclosure Document, which is required by federal law and the laws of 15 states. Until now, these rules, commentaries, and guidance had to be accessed separately. Click here for more information and to order.
New book: Introduction to Transfer Pricing
Introduction to Transfer Pricing provides a general introduction to the fundamentals of transfer pricing. The book focusses on explanations of the principles that apply, albeit to various extents, in most countries. Although the majority of these principles are provided by the OECD, the views of other international organizations, in particular the United Nations and the European Union, are also taken into account. Click here for more information and to order.
New book: Asian Conflict of Laws: East and South East Asia
An essential resource for both practitioners and academics, Asian Conflict of Laws: East and South East Asia, provides a comprehensive overview of the various approaches to private international law among the crucially important trade jurisdictions of East and South East Asia.
You’ll find expert guidance from local specialists who deliver thorough commentary and analysis on 14 jurisdictions of the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Macau, Malaysia, Mongolia, The Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam. Click here for more information and to order.
New briefing paper: STRATEGIC PERSPECTIVES—Regulation A + flies in blue sky
This special report explains key differences in Regulation A Tier 1 and Tier 2 offerings. It also details required information on Form 1-A for both Tier 1 and Tier 2 offerings. The relationship between Regulation A+, qualified purchasers and state notice filing requirements is also explained. Click here to download a PDF of the briefing paper.
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