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Government insolvency fees proposals will hurt creditors and small firms — R3 download subscription

Gateley 11-Apr-2014

Government plans to change the way insolvency practitioner fees are calculated in some cases will hurt creditors and force smaller insolvency firms out of the market, says R3.

Recognition and assistance for foreign office holders in Bermuda, BVI and Cayman weblink subscription

Conyers Dill & Pearman 9-Apr-2014

The offshore world has seen an increase in insolvency matters raising cross-border issues together with a clear trend of judicial inventiveness.

Royal Decree-Law 4/2014, of 7 March 2014, on urgent matters in relation to refinancing agreements and debt restructuring download subscription

Hogan Lovells 28-Mar-2014

The Spanish Council of Ministers has passed the Royal Decree-Law 4/2014 on urgent matters in relation to refinancing agreements and debt restructuring.

How protective are Ukraine’s international bonds? download subscription

Allen & Overy 25-Mar-2014

This note contains a brief commentary on some of the main legal terms in international debt issues of or guaranteed by Ukraine.

Hungary: will securing syndicated loans be easier in Hungary? download subscription

Schoenherr 12-Mar-2014

From 15 March 2014, Hungarian law will recognise the concept of trust, and the problems with securing syndicated loans under Hungarian law seem to be solved.

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Emerging Markets: non-EU investment funds eligible for withholding tax refund download subscription

Dentons 23-Apr-2014

The ECJ has confirmed that investment funds based outside the EU should benefit from the EU free movement of capital rule regarding investments in Europe

Budget 2014 provisions relevant to life sciences companies download subscription

Bristows 23-Apr-2014

There are a few developments in this year’s Budget that are of particular interest for those operating in the life sciences sector.

Addressing the tax challenges of the digital economy: OECD BEPS Action 1 Discussion Draft download subscription

Minter Ellison 23-Apr-2014

On 24 March, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development issued BEPS Action 1: Address the Tax Challenges of the Digital Economy.

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Corporate Briefings

Drag along or bring along download subscription

Taylor Wessing 23-Apr-2014

Taylor Wessing’s Simon Walker explains the terms ‘drag along’ and ‘bring along’.

A new European trade secrets regime takes shape download subscription

Taylor Wessing 23-Apr-2014

On 28 November 2013, the European Commission announced a proposal for a directive on trade secrets and confidential information. 

Overview of the Hong Kong Licensing Regime download subscription

Dentons 23-Apr-2014

Jeffrey Cheung and Alan Cheung explain the regulated activities that require licensing by the Securities and Futures Commission.

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In Re C (a Bankrupt) BVIHC 0080/2013: common law recognition of a foreign bankruptcy trustee in the BVI download subscription

Mourant Ozannes 24-Mar-2014

In Re C (a Bankrupt) BVIHC 0080/2013, Mr Justice Bannister QC allowed common law recognition of a foreign bankruptcy trustee for the first time in the BVI.

From the firm of the week

Good news for fashion designers — Community unregistered design right weblink subscription

Walker Morris 22-Apr-2014

Unregistered Community design right comes into existence automatically by the fact of making products incorporating the design in question available to the public in the EU.

Victims of their own success: trademarks that become the common name for their product or service weblink subscription

Walker Morris 22-Apr-2014

It is possible for a registered trademark to be a victim of its own success.

Interpreting patent claims and the meaning of ‘dry fryer’ weblink subscription

Walker Morris 17-Apr-2014

The High Court case of Jarden Solutions (Europe) Ltd v SEB SA concerned a dispute about deep fat fryers.

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Fair Game — administration rents and creditors’ returns download subscription

Dentons 23-Apr-2014

The Supreme Court has held that financial support directions issued to a company by the Pensions Regulator will rank as a ‘provable debt’ of a company.

Immigration law for employers download subscription

No5 Chambers 23-Apr-2014

Nabila Mallick summarises the key points of immigration law for employers.

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Company Briefings

Drag along or bring along download subscription

Taylor Wessing 23-Apr-2014

Taylor Wessing’s Simon Walker explains the terms ‘drag along’ and ‘bring along’.

Emerging Markets: non-EU investment funds eligible for withholding tax refund download subscription

Dentons 23-Apr-2014

The ECJ has confirmed that investment funds based outside the EU should benefit from the EU free movement of capital rule regarding investments in Europe

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