International Law Office

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Raulin Amy

Private equity – acquisition structures

Corporate Finance/M&A - Jersey
Ogier

Complex tax, accounting and employment matters are among those which drive the choice of acquisition structure for private equity-funded transactions.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

Implementation of new regulatory framework regarding RES production licensing

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

In May 2020 Law 4685/2020 on the modernisation and simplification of, among other things, renewable energy source (RES) production licensing was enacted.

Miriam Bruce

€35.3 million fine issued under GDPR for employee monitoring and IT security failings

Employment & Immigration - Germany
Mayer Brown

A recent decision from the Hamburg Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information is an important reminder of the significant financial and reputational penalties that employers may face if they do not appropriately collect, retain and protect employee personal data in line with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Wu Xiaohui

Bolar exemption does not apply to offering to sell patented drugs

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

The China National Intellectual Property Administration recently released details of 10 exemplary patent administrative enforcement cases from 2019.

Julia Ramsden Gunduz

Implementation of new TRS rules

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 were laid before Parliament on 15 September 2020.

Emma Griffiths

More is more when giving notice of claims under SPAs

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

Failure to comply with a contractual requirement to give notice of a claim under a sale and purchase agreement can cause a buyer's claim to fail, even if the seller is already aware of the matters that give rise to the claim.

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, France, Germany, Israel, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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