With a focus on internationalisation and a determination to forge bonds with clients, European firms are finding their City bases increasingly important
Those chic Parisian boutiques keep making bread, but international firms are finding the French market has passed its best
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has announced the hire of corporate heavyweight Olivier Diaz from French firm Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier.
French firm Ayache Salama has become the latest in a string of European firms, and one of a handful of French ones, to open a London representative office.
Gide Loyrette Nouel has re-elected its managing and senior partners for a second three-year term along with a new executive board.
Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence: more good news for the creative sector; product recalls and brand reputation subscription
The December issue of Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence discusses brand reputation, broadcasting, data protection, gambling and more.
Changes relating to taxation of capital gain between France and Luxembourg download subscription
The double tax treaty between France and Luxembourg contains a favourable tax regime for capital gains on shares of real-estate companies.
The P5+1 and Iran extend the Joint Plan of Action to mid-2015 download subscription
On 24 November 2014, the US, UK, France, China, Russia and Germany (collectively the P5 + 1) and Iran announced that they would extend to 30 June 2015 the validity of their ‘Joint Plan of Action’ (JPOA).
Last year, the P5+1 reached an agreement with Iran to suspend certain EU and US sanctions against Iran in return for a curb on Iran’s nuclear programme.
Sanctions update: US, UK, France, China and Germany agree to extend sanctions relief for Iran until June 2015 download subscription
On 25 November 2014, the Council of the European Union extended the existing limited sanctions relief for Iran (originally agreed under the Joint Plan of Action in November 2013) until 30 June 2015.
Holiday pay across Europe: a comparison download subscription
An overview of how holiday pay works across the UK, Spain, Germany, France and Italy.
Positive developments in French capital gains tax on the sale of French real estate download subscription
The last few months have seen some positive and interesting developments regarding French capital gains tax applicable to non-French tax residents.
Real Estate Gazette — international real-estate finance markets; developments in individual countries; and more subscription
In this edition of the Real Estate Gazette, DLA Piper brings together a range of articles dealing with the financing of real estate around the world.