Monthly Highlights

  

May 2015 Highlights
Deadlines:  Interviews – April 10 • Articles – April 10 • Ad Materials – April 13

 
SPECIAL SECTION: TRANSPORTATION

Many issues and opportunities face participants today across the transportation industry and its numerous subsectors, including: Aviation, Maritime, Natural gas/energy transmission, Rail and Trucking. These include, among many others:

  • Import-export and other cross-border issues
  • Potentially contradictory government regulation
  • Government contracts
  • Environmental concerns
  • Impact of new technologies
  • Real estate issues
  • FCPA concerns
  • Hazardous materials safety requirements
  • Insurance and risk mitigation/management
  • Leveraged/asset finance
  • M&A, joint ventures, and other transactions
REGION: GERMANY
  • Business challenges and opportunities
  • Data protection/privacy
  • Trends in corporate governance
  • IP/patent
  • Complexities surrounding risk management and insurance
  • Contracting issues/third-party intermediaries
  • Innovative strategies for expansion into the region
  • Labor and employment issues within overseas operations
  • Structuring subsidiaries
  • Tax, audit and accounting
  • Trade regulation/export controls
TOPIC: INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION
  • Rise of Asia as an arbitration hub
  • Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) in free trade agreements
  • Most favored nation clauses (MFNC)
  • Collective claims in ICSID arbitration
  • Massive awards in energy sector
  • Third-party funding
  • Unilateral clauses
  • Class arbitration waivers
  • Substantive, procedural and mandatory rules
REGULARLY FEATURED DEPARTMENTS
 
Compliance                                      Labor & Employment
Corporate Governance                       Information Governance
Cybersecurity/Data Protection             Intellectual Property
Diversity                                           Litigation & E-Discovery

 
LOOKING FORWARD…

 

JUNE

JULY/AUGUST*

SEPTEMBER

Special Section
Life Sciences
Risk Management/Insurance
Sports & Entertainment
Region
Israel & Middle East
Emerging & Frontier Markets
China & Hong Kong
Topic
M&A/Private Equity
Anti-Bribery/FCPA
Real Estate

*The July/August issue will also feature a Special Report on The Changing Face of In-House Operations

Please contact Kim Shiarella at kshiarella@metrocorpcounsel.com with any questions.