Volcker Rule Book
The Volcker Rule: Commentary and Analysis
The Volcker Rule is here and so is Dechert’s 376-page book about it! The book examines what the Rule requires and how it impacts the operations of a range of U.S. and non-U.S. banking and non-banking financial services companies, focusing on the challenges and opportunities it creates. Visit Thomson Reuters for more information.
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We represent 19 of the top 20 global asset managers.
(Source: Towers Watson, "The World's 500 Largest Asset Managers," year end 2013)
The scope and complexity of regulatory risks associated with economic sanctions, asset-freezing measures and trade embargoes are increasing greatly with recent world events. Visit our resources page to stay up-to-date on the latest developments.
Attorney-Client Privilege Answer Book 2015
In this guide to navigating communication between lawyers and clients, Dechert partner Christopher Ruhland examines the boundaries of attorney-client privilege and provides, in a Q&A format, clear answers to the questions that attorneys grapple with on a regular basis. Learn more and read the first chapter.
A Practical Guide to the New Senior Managers and Certification Regimes
This practical guide, by Dechert and the FRA, looks at which firms will be affected by the new regimes and what action they should be taking.
Avoiding Do Not Call Lawsuits
The number of private class action lawsuits alleging violations of the U.S. Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 has increased dramatically in recent years. Any company marketing by telephone should worry about the TCPA and take steps to avoid liability. Here are four to get you started.
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Dechert is a global specialist law firm with a deep bench of experts focused on sectors with the greatest complexities, legal intricacies and highest regulatory demands.
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38 life sciences companies were sued for alleged securities fraud last year. In this survey, we highlight trends, analyze the status of lawsuits filed in the last five years, and provide guidance that may help minimize the risk of litigation. Read the survey.
The Legal Intelligencer examines the factors that led to the firm's success in 2014.
The firm has been shortlisted by the International Financial Law Review for the Private Equity Team of the Year category as well as the Private Equity Deal of the Year category for the American Express travel business spinout.
Commercial Judgment
Dechert’s deep sector knowledge enables us to deliver practical commercial insight and judgment to our clients’ most important matters.
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Training by Trial
Corporate Counsel spoke with participants to delve into the success of the annual Trial Advocacy Program.
Dechert is proud to be honored by NYLJ's Diversity Initiative
The New York Law Journal's Diversity Initiative Project 2015 recognizes commitment to creating a diverse legal community and sustained efforts to reach that goal.
1300 Pro Bono Hours
New York nonprofit Immigration Equality will recognize Dechert for devoting over 1,300 hours in 2014 to win safe refuge for LGBT and HIV-positive asylum seekers.
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Dechert is relentlessly focused on client needs. Nothing stands in the way of giving clients the best of the firm’s entrepreneurial energy and seamless collaboration.