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ESMA keynote address at Swedish Fund Association’s Annual Conference

On 13 May 2019, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published the keynote speech that Evert van Walsum (Head of Investors and Issuers Department, ESMA) gave at the Swedish Fund Association’s Annual Conference. In his speech Mr van Walsum … Continue reading

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Financial Services Trade Associations Urge HM Treasury to Recognize EEA Derivatives Trading Venues in Event of No-deal Brexit

  A number of key UK, EU and international financial services trade associations published a letter (dated April 5) to HM Treasury on the equivalence of European Economic Area (EEA) derivatives trading venues under the EU retained versions of European … Continue reading

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Are Homeowners Associations and Condominium Associations Subject to the Americans With Disabilities Act?

We frequently get asked what special steps must be taken by associations to be compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA.) In many cases our association clients are not subject to the ADA but it depends heavily on who … Continue reading

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Florida Resort Succeeds in Defeating a Condo Association’s Claim of Unjust Enrichment

The commercial contracts you create can provide you with many potential benefits if negotiated and executed properly. One of these benefits can, in some circumstances, be protection against certain types of legal claims. For example, if a party seeks to … Continue reading

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Twitter as an Engagement Medium for State Bar Associations

Twitter, by definition, is an online news and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as tweets.  In just twelve years, Twitter has changed journalism, business, politics and social networking in ways we could never have … Continue reading

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