Austria passed a new Investment Control Act ("ICA") expanding the screening of foreign investments ("FDI"), effective July 25, 2020.
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
On 30 September 2020 the Shipping Deputy Ministry issued Circular 20/2020, notifying interested parties of
the entry into force of the 2018 amendments to the Code of the Maritime Labour Convention...
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
On 31 December at 11pm freedom of movement between the UK and the EU ends and a new Points Based Immigration System will apply to EU citizens and non-EU citizens alike.
As the end of the Brexit transition period on 31 December 2020 (the "Transition End Date") draws closer and political uncertainty continues around the outcome of negotiations between the...
Whilst foreign direct investments ("FDI") in German companies have been subject to a screening regime for a long time, over the last few years the FDI regime in Germany has constantly...
While Finance Bill 2020 ("the Bill") includes measures to support the domestic economy during the COVID-19 crisis and in the context of Brexit, the Bill includes no fundamental changes to Ireland's...
The Situation: For years, the Italian tax system has provided for certain tax deductions from income taxes in case of building restoration works.
On 1 January 2006, the tax advantage of the VUT and other early retirement programs in the Netherlands was abolished.
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law
Update: The Romanian Ministry of Economy, Energy and Business Environment has extended the submission deadline for project proposals...
Spain's new law introduces relevant regulations for employers and employees. Some of its rules will take effect on October 13, 2020.
The Questionnaire Covering All Aspects of Copyright in Turkey.
HM Treasury announced changes to the Job Support Scheme (JSS) on 22 October which may make a significant difference on employer take-up of the scheme. A new ‘Job Support Scheme Open ...
On 16 October, the Working Group on Sterling Risk-Free Reference Rates ("RFRWG") announced the publication of two documents in their ongoing work to inform and ease the path of transition ...
A lawyer who represented people affected by the Buncefield gas explosion in 2005 has issued a statement following the Southall explosion of Wednesday, 21 October.
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced significant enhancements to the Job Support Scheme (JSS), bringing it closer to the current furlough grants.
HM Treasury has just announced a change to the Job Support Scheme which comes into force from 1 November for the whole of the UK.
On 16 October, the Loan Market Association ("LMA") published an updated version of a list that sets out the near risk-free rate ("RFR") referencing loans which have been announced to date.
Covid-19 economic conditions are challenging, but merely claiming a merger is necessary to survive isn't enough.
The report found that 66 people the CQC met had been ‘let down by the health and care system'. Its key findings include...
In September 2019 a conference on adopting the Protocol on the Protection of Industrial Designs in Eurasia was held in Nur-Sultan (formerly Astana), the capital of Kazakhstan.