Second-tier international law firms are joining the top players in Luxembourg as its stability and global outlook continue to attract big business
Boutiques bloom as the legal market adapts to a sluggish economy
Luxembourg’s core funds industry is serving the country and its lawyers well
The Belgian market is packed so why are firms still eager to get a look-in?
Jones Day plans to open in Amsterdam, but is there room in the market for another US firm in the Netherlands?
Covington & Burling has introduced a European head of public policy and government affairs role to the firm as it looks to beef up its offering in Brussels.
Accountancy and consulting giant EY has made another foray into the legal sector, hiring Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer partner Richard Norbruis to lead its global transaction law practice.
E-commerce giant Amazon is bulking up its legal capability in Europe, with lawyers from Allen & Overy (A&O), Eversheds and Moneygram the latest to join.
Parody as an exception to copyright infringement subscription
The case upon which the advocate-general delivered his opinion concerns Johan Deckmyn of the right-wing Vlaams Belang political party.
Restructuring e-newsletter — Global Insight: Issue 10 download subscription
Global Insight is a digital publication bringing you news, views and analysis from DLA Piper’s global restructuring group.
Complaint handling by professionals download subscription
Section 2 of CSSF Regulation No. 13-02 relating to the out-of-court resolution of complaints will enter into force on 1 July 2014.
Brussels Regulation (recast): are you ready? download subscription
This article considers the key changes in the Brussels Regulation (recast) for commercial parties.
Global VAT Guide: Cross Border Supplies of Intangible Services, Rights and Digital Content — June 2014 download subscription
As business grows more global, the challenge for in-house counsel and in-house VAT specialists is intensifying. This guide is intended to meet this challenge head on.
The end of the road for ‘one-way’ jurisdiction and arbitration clauses? download subscription
Following the 2008 financial crisis, there has been greater focus by commercial parties on dispute resolution provisions in transaction documents.
Belgium: modified rules on pre-contractual information affect franchise agreements in Belgium — existing as well as future download subscription
Book X of the Belgian Economic Code concerning agency agreements, commercial collaboration agreements and distribution agreements is now in force.
First R-QFII manager based outside Greater China to obtain CSSF approval for a R-QFII UCITS-compliant product download subscription
Earlier this year, Ashmore became the first manager based outside Greater China to be granted a R-QFII licence by the authorities of the PRC.