Monthly Archives: November 2020

U.S. – SEC Electronic EDGAR Authentication

On 17 November 2020, SEC adopted rules on electronic document submission. SEC adopted rule amendments to Regulation S-T, Rule 302, under 17 CFR 232.302. To permit electronic signatures when executing many SEC authentication documents. Amended electronic data, gathering, analysis, retrieval system (EDGAR) filer manual. Part of series of initiatives designed to modernize and strengthen agency's…
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E.U. Limiting Takeover Shares

On 16 November 2020, EC published judgment on rules limiting takeover shares. Judgment following request for a preliminary ruling from the Inalta Curte de Casatie si Justitie, SC Romenergo SA, Aris Capital SA v Autoritatea de Supraveghere Financiara. Reference for a preliminary ruling regarding the free movement of capital where national regulations limited the shareholding…
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U.K. – Gov’t National Security, Investment Bill

On 17 November 2020, UKP published Commons second reading of bill, and noted no debate in Commons program motion, nor for Commons money resolution. The bill is now being considered by a public bill committee which will scrutinize the bill line by line and is expected to report to the House by 15 December 2020.…
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