Explore the impact of the post-Covid workforce and the challenges facing employers in multiple jurisdictions. We consider the employment and mobility issues arising in the UK, France, Germany, Hong Kong, US and Brazil, with a particular focus on vaccinations and testing policies, remote and hybrid working and the future of work. Chris Fisher, our host and head of the London Employment practice, is joined by six of his colleagues from Mayer Brown’s Employment & Benefits Group.
Evaluating, and comparing, the ESG credentials of different investment products presents significant difficulties. In a welcome development in the move towards addressing these issues,the CFA Institute, a global association of investment professionals, published its first voluntary Global ESG Disclosure Standards for Investment Products (the “Standards”).
On November 18, 2021, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation finalized new cyber incident notification requirements for institutions that they regulate and their service providers. The Notification Rule expands and clarifies existing notification obligations of financial institutions, which are primarily focused on consumer protection and suspicious activity reporting.
The Department of Justice policy changes coincide with their public statements regarding increased investigative and prosecutorial focus on efforts to combat corporate crimes. In this week’s episode, Mayer Brown partners Matt Kluchenek and Glen Kopp provide background on and highlight the elements of the policy changes.
We are increasingly seeing a deal model that we call a “Cloud+ Strategic Partnership.” In that model, a cloud provider agrees to provide discounts to and collaborate with a company in the development of new software that will run on the provider’s cloud infrastructure or cloud platform. This article contains some initial considerations.