International Law Office

Latest updates

Anthony Rosen

New UK regulatory regime on horizon to tackle digital platforms

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Bird & Bird LLP

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) recently completed its market study into online platforms and digital advertising, building on the recommendations of the Furman review.

Craig Cordle

New fast-track licensing regime for managers of overseas collective investment schemes

Corporate Finance/M&A - Guernsey
Ogier

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission recently announced the launch of a new fast-track application regime for managers of overseas collective investment schemes.

Lee Xin Div

Section 314 of Companies Act: court orders one-member extraordinary general meeting

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

A high court recently allowed a shareholder to convene a one-member extraordinary general meeting of a family-run company.

Sascha Dethof

Federal Court of Justice demonstrates antitrust law limits to data collection through Facebook

Competition & Antitrust - Germany
Fieldfisher (Germany) LLP

The Federal Court of Justice recently decided in interim proceedings that Facebook must implement a Federal Cartel Office order of 15 February 2019 regarding the storage and processing of user data with immediate effect until the decision in the main proceedings.

Shubhangi Pathak

FDI in insurance intermediaries – update

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

Despite the relaxation of the foreign investment limits for insurance intermediaries, insurance intermediation remains a regulated activity.

Lucy Lewis

Latest developments on Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme ends on 31 October 2020, with employers required to start contributing from August 2020 and a new flexible furlough option available from July 2020.

OnDemand

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany, Israel

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan