Covington & Burling

International Top 30 position: 25

EU parliament committee votes to strengthen extractive industry disclosure rules

The EU Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee voted recently to strengthen significantly the EU Commission’s proposed mandatory disclosure regime for payments to governments by certain businesses in the extractive industries and other sectors. The enhanced requirements would apply to companies with publicly traded securities in the EU, large EU-registered companies and certain financial services entities.

Click on the link above to download this Covington & Burling briefing.

Briefings from Covington & Burling

View more briefings from Covington & Burling

Analysis from The Lawyer

  • Bale

    Summer Round-up: Deals, booted

    Footie and telecoms dominate our regular round-up of recent M&A activity, as the threat of rising interest rates kick-started activity among organisations.

Browse This Firm’s

Overview

265 Strand
London
WC2R 1BH
UK

Firmwide revenue 2011 ($m): 611
Global lawyers 2011: 781