The Bulletin - London Newsletter, August 2010

The Bulletin is a periodic publication distributed by Jones Day's London office. This cross-practice newsletter touches on some of the most important topics affecting the U.K. and Europe.

In this issue:

  • The Takeover Panel's Consultation Paper reviewing the regulation of takeover bids
  • Issuing securities made (mostly) easier by changes to the Prospectus Directive
  •  New UK Corporate Governance Code
  • OFT widens its net to catch company directors
  • Recent measures to control the cost of patent litigation in the UK
  • Employees working abroad and their rights in the UK
  • Pensions Regulator moves to use its powers against Belgian company