Rimon’s Jill Williamson discusses South Korea’s new anti-graft law in Thomson Reuters article

Insight Jill M. Williamson Jill M. Williamson · February 15, 2017
Corporate and International Trade Counsel Jill M. Williamson was extensively quoted in an Inside Thomson Reuters article, "South Korea's new anti-graft law brings both compliance benefits and burdens," on February 6, 2016. When discussing the recent South Korean anti-corruption statute, Williamson said, "In many ways, this

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John Isaza featured in Law.com article on ways legal professionals can leverage social media content

Insight John Isaza John Isaza · February 08, 2017
In this article, Rimon Partner John Isaza discusses how social media cannot be ignored by attorneys during jury selection. "The requirement of conducting internet research—which in many cases, includes the use of social media—on a potential juror is mandated via a variety of Bar Association ethics opinions and case

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Risk & Compliance: Turning third party compliance requirements into a competitive advantage

Insight Jill M. Williamson Jill M. Williamson · February 07, 2017
Rimon's Corporate and International Trade Counsel Jill M. Williamson discusses strategies for third parties to turn lemons into lemonade, by leveraging third party compliance requirements into a competitive advantage. "By taking a few proactive, practical steps, companies can turn the ingredients of contracting partners’

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Winter 2017 International Law Quarterly – Focus on International Internal Investigations, Co-Authored by Rimon Partner Robert Q. Lee

Insight Robert Q. Lee Robert Q. Lee · February 03, 2017
Mr. Lee serves as the Chief Author of the Asia region section of International Law Quarterly. In this number, Mr. Lee discusses the following topics: "China adopts new cyber security law" "South Korea takes steps to regulate Bitcoin" "Singapore proposes changes to copyright law" "India passes law to regulate real

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Client Alert: FinCEN 114 (the “FBAR”): New Filing Date of April 15 Each Year

Insight Melinda Fellner Bramwit Melinda Fellner Bramwit · February 01, 2017
Be advised that the due date for the FBAR (FinCEN Form 114, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts) has been changed to April 15 to coincide with U.S. Federal Income Tax Filing and allows filers a maximum extension of six months, ending on October 15, to submit their FBARs. This new deadline will first affect FBARs due in 2017 for calendar

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Client Alert: “The Federal Communications Commission opens radio and television broadcasting to foreign entities”

Insight Stephen Díaz Gavin Stephen Díaz Gavin · Phillip Quatrini Phillip Quatrini · Samuel (Sandy) B. Sterrett, Jr. Samuel (Sandy) B. Sterrett, Jr. · February 01, 2017
For more than 80 years, Section 310(b) of the Communications Act 1934 has been interpreted as prohibiting direct foreign ownership of more than 20% and indirect ownership of 25% or more of US radio and television broadcast stations. Effective January 31 2017, this will change as the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has

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Recent Developments in Anti-Corruption Law and Enforcement - CLE Webinar Recording

Insight Jill M. Williamson Jill M. Williamson · Ignacio Alvarez Ignacio Alvarez · February 01, 2017
Presentation provided by Rimon's Corporate and International Trade Attorney Jill M. Williamson along with Corporate Governance and Compliance Attorney Ignacio Alvarez. This Webinar provided different highlights of cases in the last year, new regulation, and lessons that companies can take to guide their compliance programs and

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Changes in U.S. Sanctions, Opportunities and Risks - CLE Webinar Recording

Insight Jill M. Williamson Jill M. Williamson · Carlos F. Gonzalez Carlos F. Gonzalez · February 01, 2017
Presentation provided by Rimon's Corporate and International Trade Attorney Jill M. Williamson along with Trial and Appellate Attorney Carlos F. Gonzalez The US has significantly loosened restrictions on transactions in both Cuba and Iran. This session overviewed the changes, discussed how companies can take advantage of

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US/EU Data Privacy Update - CLE Webinar Recording

Insight Jill M. Williamson Jill M. Williamson · February 01, 2017
Presentation provided by Rimon's Corporate and International Trade Attorney Jill M. Williamson together with Claire Walsh of Cannings Connolly, London. The webinar covered recent developments in data privacy, in both the US and EU, giving special attention to the new EU Data Protection Regulation and the effect of

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Social Media: Legal Ethics and Records Considerations - CLE Webinar Recording

Insight John Isaza John Isaza · February 01, 2017
Presentation provided by Rimon's Head of the Information Governance & Records Management practice John Isaza Esq. FAI​ Social Media presents a host of challenges for organizations, not the least of which include its impact on legal ethics and records retention considerations. In this course, John Isaza presented from excerpts in

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