In an unexpected move on 31 December 2020, at the end of the Brexit transition period, the UK Government published legislation that will narrow the scope of the UK's DAC6 reporting requirements.
On 15 December 2020, the EU data protection regulator – the European Data Protection Board – adopted its Strategy for 2021-2023...
Following the passing of the UK-EU post-Brexit trade agreement and expiry of the Brexit transition period on 31 December 2020, UK fund managers...
Winston & Strawn LLP
Many international contracts select English law and English courts (or English law together with international arbitration).
The European Commission exercises these powers by adopting implementing acts.
Despite the UK's departure from the EU on 31 December 2020, the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (Trade Agreement), effective from 1 January 2021, ...
Following years of ambiguity and fractious negotiations, it was finally announced that on a Christmas Eve like no other, the European Commission and the United Kingdom (UK) ...
Ces nouvelles recommandations définissant les modalités de mise en œuvre d'un dispositif anticorruption entrent en vigueur le 13 janvier 2021.
William Fry's Commercial Litigation Department continue to closely monitor important litigation trends and risks for the coming year.
Ronan Daly Jermyn
The High Court (Butler J), in a recent decision delivered on 15 December 2020 [Keith McKenna vs Kerry County Council and Angela McAllen] ...
An issue which often comes up when a borrower defaults is establishing what can be recouped by a lender in the course of enforcement. In order to redeem a loan, both the capital made available and interest accrued must be repaid to the lender.
Under Trust law, once the settlor has settled property on trust, he relinquishes any ownership rights on the trust property since the ownership would be transferred from the settlor to the trustee.
Gorodissky & Partners
An individual entrepreneur filed a trademark application no 2018755695. The trademark application is a combined designation as below.
Following the expiration in Serbia on 31 December 2019 of the "Regulation on Incentive Measures for the Production of Electricity from Renewable Sources ...
Gen Temizer Ozer / Kinstellar
After the Turkish Competition Board announced the launch of an ex-officio investigation against WhatsApp and Facebook on 11 January 2021, the Turkish Personal Data Protection Authority (the "Authority") ...
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
This Technology and Construction Court (TCC) case relates to the adequacy of the payment provisions within a construction contract, and whether the contractor was entitled to a "final account"...
Wrigleys recently took part in an online Roundtable discussion organised by Forum Strategy for academy trust chairs of trustees, looking at what we have all learnt about governance during Covid
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Giambrone & Partners
Every-day life related to Europe for UK citizens post-Brexit has completely changed.
The precise shape and scope of the UK's new post-Brexit import tax regimes remained unclear until the eleventh hour but the conclusion on Christmas Eve 2020 ...