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Sophie Reguengo

Snapshot: Jersey private funds in demand for private equity and venture capital

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

Statistics released by the Jersey Financial Services Commission, as at 31 December 2020, support the trend seen over the past year – that of the continued popularity of the Jersey private fund product alongside the growth of the private equity and venture capital asset classes.

Santiago García de Fuentes

Inclusion of regulated and unregulated activities in company object

Banking & Financial Services - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

A recent judicial decision has settled an appeal against a registrar's refusal to allow regulated credit and finance activities to be included in the object of a limited liability company.

Jennifer Fox

Frozen in time: do limitation periods apply to claims against Cayman companies in liquidation?

Litigation - Cayman Islands
Ogier

Previously, it was generally understood that the Cayman approach to claims against companies in liquidation followed the English position on the issue of limitation – that is, the limitation period ceased to run once the company went into liquidation, with some exceptions.

Peter Lewin

Research shows that gaming is most successful entertainment sector of 21st century

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

According to new research by the Entertainment Researcher's Association (ERA), the rise of mobile and digital gaming increased the retail value of the UK games sector to €4.43 billion in 2020, which is four-and-a-half times higher than its value in 2000.

Pawel Kulak

UOKiK to examine TV broadcasters' practices

Competition & Antitrust - Poland
Schoenherr

The Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) recently announced the launch of two anti-monopoly proceedings against Polsat Television and four Discovery Group entities.

Tim Clipstone

What to know about recent changes to Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008

Corporate & Commercial - Guernsey
Ogier

The Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008 (Miscellaneous Amendment) Ordinance 2020 recently came into force, amending the Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru