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SEBI introduces exemptions for companies undergoing insolvency

By Ashwin Bishnoi, Rohit Ambast Between 31 May to 1 June, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) amended a number of securities regulations to provide certain dispensations for listed companies undergoing the corporate insolvency resolution process (CIRP) under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016 (IBC). These amendments follow SEBI’s discussion paper of March […]

Case Study: Appleby Hope & Matthews improve productivity with ALB

By Norman Turvey Appleby Hope & Matthews had been AlphaLaw users for many years, and had reached the limits of being able to take the software any further. In order to maximise efficiencies and ensure their software would be able to meet their needs in the future, the decision was taken to review their current system […]

GDPR risks for retailers

By Jeanette Burgess, Gwendoline Davies Much of the focus in the retail and legal press in recent months has been on the eye-watering level of fines which data protection regulators can impose for infringements of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislation. However in this mini-series Walker Morris’ Heads of Regulatory & Compliance and […]

Swiss Lower House approves corporate tax reform

By Maurus Winzap, Robert Desax On 12 September 2018, the Swiss National Council (Lower House– Nationalrat – Conseil national) approved the revised version for a corporate tax reform (“Tax Proposal 17”). It is based on the Government’s proposal issued in March 2017 and on the version negotiated in the Upper House (Ständerat – Conseil des États) in […]

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Crypto by Steven Levy, published by Allen Lane (ISBN 0713993464) Within hours of the attacks on the US, federal agents were visiting internet service providers (ISPs) to install new surveillance technologies. As the phoney war continues and the public is warmed up for a long haul, government powers here and in the US are being […]

Deal of the week – Tempo group

SJ Berwin drives Tempo administration for PwC SJ Berwin is advising PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) on its petition for the administration of the Tempo Group.Tempo’s relationship with SJ Berwin stretches back 15 months to when the company approached the firm and asked it to advise on its debt restructuring. Tempo said it could not carry its debt […]

Shearmans boosts structured finance

Shearman & Sterling is taking on the head of WestLB’s derivatives legal team to boost its English law structured finance capability. Patrick Clancy is joining the firm’s London office as counsel from his role as a director at WestLB. Before moving to WestLB he spent seven years post-qualification at Slaughter and May.He joins the English […]

Spotlight: The conjoined twins case

Pannone & Partners acted for the parents in this case, which leapt to the front pages across the country. The Attards, parents of conjoined twins, would not give their consent to separation surgery that would kill Mary, the weaker twin. They saw their daughters as equals and could not sanction medical treatment that would kill […]

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