World map

Publications


Also...

We have published on a variety of areas involving telecommunications, regulation, dispute resolution, privacy, broadcasting, information technology, electronic commerce, privatization and developing country matters.

Please select publications by Rory Macmillan, Richard Keck and Jason Blechman.




Publications by Rory Macmillan

“The 'Evolution' of Regulation in Uganda’s Mobile Money Sector”
The African Journal of Information and Communication (AJIC), Issue 17, November 2016
Download PDF (213 KB)

“Driving financial inclusion through mobile financial services in Bangladesh: A role for mobile network operators”
co-authored with Jason Blechman, September 2016
Download PDF (1.2 MB)

“Digital Financial Services: Regulating for Financial Inclusion”
May 2016
Download PDF (4.7 MB)

“Regulatory policy on mobile digital identity”
October 2016
Download PDF (4.6 MB)

“Competition and Regulatory Disputes: Ready for Mediation”
Practical Law June 2015
Download PDF (135 KB)

“A Practical Guide for Mediators”
July 2012
Download PDF (627 KB)

“The Liberalization of ICT Dispute Resolution”
ITU Trends 2010
Download PDF (1.6 MB)

“Connectivity, Openness and Vulnerability: Challenges facing Regulators”
ITU Trends 2009
Download PDF (464 KB)

“Connectivity, Openness and Vulnerability: Challenges facing Regulators”
Presentation to ITU Global Symposium for Regulators 2009
Download PDF (156 KB)

“Dispute Resolution in the Telecommunications Sector: Current Practice and Future Directions”
co-authored with Robert Bruce, Hank Intven et al, prepared for the World Bank and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and presented to the Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR)
Download PDF (3.1 MB)

“Reflections on Regulation and Dispute Resolution in the Indian Telecommunications Sector”
Journal of Indian Law Institute
Download PDF (1.4 MB)

“Effective Dispute Resolution: A Pressing Priority for Policy-Makers and Regulators”
ITU News
Download PDF (508 KB)

“Telecommunications in Crisis: Perspectives of the Financial Sector on Regulatory Impediments to Sustainable Investment”
with Robert Bruce, presented to the ITU GSR and published on the ITU’s regulatory site
Download PDF (332 KB)

“Denmark: Beyond Disputes and Consensus Building”
with Robert Bruce, published on the ITU’s regulatory site
Download PDF (96 KB)

“Jordan: Dispute Resolution and Consensus Building in Interconnection”
with Robert Bruce, published on the ITU’s regulatory site
Download PDF (1.2 MB)

“The Malaysian Access Forum as an Initiative in Self-Regulation and Consensus Building"
with Robert Bruce, published on the ITU’s regulatory site
Download PDF (444 KB)

“Botswana: Recent Experience with Interconnection Disputes”
with Robert Bruce, published on the ITU’s regulatory site
Download PDF (680 KB)

“India: Dealing with Interconnection and Access Deficit Contributions in a Multi-carrier Environment”
with Robert Bruce, published on the ITU’s regulatory site.
Download PDF (1.9 MB)

“Key Findings from ITU Interconnection Dispute Settlement Mini-Case Studies”
with Robert Bruce, published on the ITU’s regulatory site
Download PDF (40 KB)

“Telecommunications Reform in the Eastern Mediterranean: Jordan, Egypt, Lebanon and Syria”
Middle East & North Africa Business Guide 2001/2002
Download PDF (68 KB)

“Jordan” chapter
Middle East & North Africa Business Guide 2001/2002

“Lebanon” chapter
Middle East & North Africa Business Guide 2001/2002

“Syria” chapter
Middle East & North Africa Business Guide 2001/2002

“The Next Sovereign Debt Crisis”
Stanford Journal of International Law (1995): analysis of new practical problems facing investors and developing countries in rescheduling defaulted sovereign bonds. The problems first identified in this paper and subsequently borne out by the Mexican, South-East Asian, Russian and Ecuadorian debt crises are now the subject of intense policy-making by the IMF and G-10 countries.

“Towards a Sovereign Debt Work-Out System”
Northwestern Journal of International Law and Business (1996): proposal for a workable market-based sovereign debt restructuring mechanism. Appearing in a symposium issue containing articles by leading experts on emerging market debt.

“New Lease of Life for Bondholder Councils”
Financial Times, personal view column (1995)

Back to top




Publications by Richard Keck

"Joint venture agreements: part 18 – planning for disputes"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, February 2012
Download PDF (135 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 17 – voluntary and involuntary JVA amendments and formal JVA notices"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, January 2012
Download PDF (119 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 16 – duties of confidentiality and loyalty"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, December 2011
Download PDF (135 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 15 – ending the JV"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, November 2011
Download PDF (111 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 14 – involuntary expulsion of a JV party"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, October 2011
Download PDF (111 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 13 – voluntary JV party comings and goings"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, September 2011
Download PDF (111 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 12 – JV party services and intellectual property"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, May 2011
Download PDF (108 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 11 – counting and distributing the beans"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, April 2011
Download PDF (104 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 10 – Board of directors"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, February 2011
Download PDF (96 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 9 – family meetings and decision-making"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, December 2010
Download PDF (96 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 8 – coding the DNA for the JVCo"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, November 2010
Download PDF (96 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 7 – prenatal care for the JVCo and its parents"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, October 2010
Download PDF (96 KB)

"Reevaluating the Rural Electrification Administration: A New Deal for the Taxpayer"
The National Agricultural Law Center, October 2010 (originally published in Environmental Law, 1985)
Download PDF (2.4 MB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 6 - when the money runs out"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, September 2010
Download PDF (96 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 5 - follow the money"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, July/August 2010
Download PDF (100 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 4 - establishing the JVCo"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, June 2010
Download PDF (608 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 3 - the premise, title and plot"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, April 2010
Download PDF (92 KB)

"Joint venture agreements: part 2 - introducing the characters and setting the scene"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, March 2010
Download PDF (96 KB)

"Joint venture agreements in project development and finance: part 1 - an introduction"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, February 2010
Download PDF (100 KB)

"Reaping benefits and managing risks from lending to public utilities"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, October 2009
Download PDF (96 KB)

"Instalment payments in spectrum auctions and telecom privatisations"
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, September 2009
Download PDF (130 KB)

"Telecommunications Consumer Data: A Privacy Update"
co-authored with Duane Morris Alert, March 2, 2009

“Digital Television Conversion Update”
co-authored with Duane Morris Alert, February 11, 2009

“Telecom and Broadcast Policy Under the Obama Administration”
co-authored with Duane Morris Alert, January 22, 2009

“Massachusetts Extends Compliance Deadline on New Information Security Rules Applying to Unsuspecting Businesses”
co-authored with Duane Morris Alert, November 18, 2008

“Red Flag' Identity Theft Rules Apply to Unsuspecting Businesses; FTC Extends Compliance Deadline”
co-authored with Duane Morris Alert, October 30, 2008

“Massachusetts Forces Businesses to Implement Sweeping Information Security Measures by January 1, 2009”
co-authored with Duane Morris Alert, October 14, 2008

“Red Flag Rules May Snare Unsuspecting Businesses”
co-authored with Duane Morris Alert, September 16, 2008

“Feds Force Businesses to Implement Identity Theft Prevention Measures by Fall 2008”
co-authored with Duane Morris Alert, July 30, 2008

“World Telecom Law Report”
BNA, Advisory Board, 1997-present

“TSR Prerecorded Call Prohibition and Call Abandonment Standard Modification”
Comments of Silverlink Communications, Inc. and Eliza Corporation, before the Federal Trade Commission, Washington D.C., December 2006
Download PDF (1 MB) from www.ftc.gov

“Beware Gridlock: A New Era in Computer Sharing Is Here. Are You Ready?”
co-author, Business Law Today, March/April 2004

"Disruptive Technologies and the Evolution of the Law" Supercomm, June 2003

"A Lawyer's Checklist for Distributed Computing Projects"
Project Co-Chair, Subcommittee on Connectivity, Storage and Computing Infrastructure, Cyberspace Law Committee, ABA Business Law Section, Version 1.0, January 2003

"Clicked, Sent, Saved, I'm Yours! - Electronic Records and Signatures Laws"
co-author, TechLINKS, November/December 2002

"Bioethical Issue: Who Owns Spider Man?"
TechLINKS
, September/October 2002

"Taxing Web Sales"
TechLINKS
, July/August 2002

"Broadband for Everyone"
TechLINKS, May/June 2002

"Protecting Our Civil Liberties in the Face of Terrorism"
TechLINKS
, March/April 2002

"Database Protection - Making Georgia a Magnet for Knowledge Economy Business"
TechLINKS, January/February 2002

"Of Misappropriated Manure Heaps, Rude Robots and Broken Promises: The (D)evolving Law of Database Protection"
The Business Lawyer, November 2001

"Tax the Net?"
Bill Shipp's Georgia, May 2000

"Electronic Commerce Primer for the Georgia General Assembly"
Georgia Electronic Commerce Study Committee and Georgia Electronic Commerce Association, March 2000

"Model Electronic Transmission Services Agreement"
Project Chair, Communications Industries and Cyberspace Law Committees, ABA Business Law Section, Working Draft, January 1999

"Proposed Amendments to the Georgia Electronic Records and Signatures Act"
Georgia Electronic Commerce Association, September 1998

"Doing Business in Cyberspace"
International Business and the Law (Troutman Sanders LLP), Summer 1998

"Defining the Regulatory Arena: An Annotated Glossary of the Telecommunications Act of 1996"
Telecommunications Law, Regulation and Policy (American Bar Association), 1998

"Recognition of Executory Contracts Formed by Electronic Communications"
Cyber News (ABA Business Law Section), Spring 1998

"Liberalization of Asian Telecom Markets" World Telecom Law Report, BNA September, October, November 1997, January 1998.

Back to top




Publications by Jason Blechman

“Mobile Credit in Kenya and Tanzania: Emerging Regulatory Challenges in Consumer Protection, Credit Reporting and Use of Customer Transactional Data”
The African Journal of Information and Communication (AJIC), Issue 17, November 2016
Download PDF (164 KB)

“Driving financial inclusion through mobile financial services in Bangladesh: A role for mobile network operators”
co-authored with Rory Macmillan, September 2016
Download PDF (1.2 MB)

“Massachusetts Extends Compliance Deadline on New Information Security Rules Applying to Unsuspecting Businesses”
co-authored with Richard Keck and Duane Morris Alert, November 18, 2008

“Red Flag' Identity Theft Rules Apply to Unsuspecting Businesses; FTC Extends Compliance Deadline”
co-authored with Richard Keck and Duane Morris Alert, October 30, 2008

“Massachusetts Forces Businesses to Implement Sweeping Information Security Measures by January 1, 2009”
co-authored with Richard Keck and Duane Morris Alert, October 14, 2008

“Red Flag Rules May Snare Unsuspecting Businesses”
co-authored with Richard Keck and Duane Morris Alert, September 16, 2008

“Feds Force Businesses to Implement Identity Theft Prevention Measures by Fall 2008”
co-authored with Richard Keck and Duane Morris Alert, July 30, 2008

Back to top

We are constantly striving to ensure that our clients benefit from the latest thinking on communications sector policy and dispute resolution.

We contribute to professional understanding in these areas through our publications, chairing and speaking at international conferences, and providing training for government officials and corporate employees.












Photo: International Financial Centre, London
© Macmillan Keck 2017, Geneva - New York
DISCLAIMER  



Macmillan Keck, Rory Macmillan, Richard Keck, Richard Paul Keck, Richard P. Keck, lawyers, legal, international, corporate, commercial, regulation, regulatory, privatizations, license tenders, dispute resolution, mediation, arbitration, technology, telecom, telecoms, telecommunications, Internet, IT, IP, ICT, solicitors, attorneys, consultants, advisers, advisors, advocates, counselors, law, global, U.S. United States, American, EU, Europe, New York, Georgia, Geneva, Genève, Switzerland, UK, United Kingdom, England, English, Britain, British, Middle East, Africa, Asia, India, Arab, MENA, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Bahrain, UAE, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, business, company, corporate finance, transactions, contracts, agreements, project finance, project development, infrastructure projects, securities, banking, credit, financial services, auctions, competition, antitrust, public law, disputes, complex litigation, intellectual property, license, licensing, licence, licencing, outsource, outsourcing, offshore, offshoring, high tech, information, data, data protection, privacy, information security, telemarketing, spam, communications, telephony, telephone, cable television, CATV, cable, satellite, television, radio, broadband, fiber optic, mobile, wireless, cellular, cell, WiFi, WiMAX, power line communications, PLC, broadband over power lines, BPL, IPR, web, worldwide web, cyber, cyberspace, computers, computing, information technology, information technology, e-commerce, ecommerce, e-business, ebusiness, software, application service provider, ASP, information service provider, ISP, value added reseller, VAR, supplier, distributor, reseller, manufacturer, firmware, hardware, electronics, electric utility, utilities, electric power, utility, utilities, Harvard Law, Emory, University of Edinburgh Faculty of Law