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Update to Listing Rules on The International Stock Exchange

The International Stock Exchange has announced a number of improvements to its Listing Rules and Fees that have just taken effect, designed to bring the exchange into alignment with international practice, add further flexibility to its offering, and to streamline processes from a client perspective.

Funds & Investment Management Update – Ireland and Luxembourg – Q2 2021

This quarter’s highlights include the coming into force of the Investment Firms Directive and the Investment Firms Regulation, a number of AML developments, ESMA’s publication of funds’ marketing communications guidance and the CBI’s call for UCITS managers to review their liquidity risk management frameworks. Other notable developments include the CSSF’s updated guidance on granting loans to the public and updates to its UCITS and AIFM FAQs, the publication of a Circular on remote working as well as further EU sustainable finance developments.

The ILC Articles at 20: Introduction to the Symposium by Prof. Christian Tams and Dr Federica Paddeu

The Articles on the Responsibility of States for Internationally Wrongful Acts (Articles), developed by the International Law Commission (ILC), turn 20 this year. On 9 August 2001 – 45 years after the first report by Special Rapporteur Francisco García-Amador on the topic, after 5 Special Rapporteurs and 34 reports by them – the ILC adopted the final text of the Articles, thus bringing to an end work that (in the words of Rosalyn Higgins) were it not for the Commission‘s broad understanding of responsibility, ‘should on the face of it [have] take[n] one summer’s work’.

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European moves: 10 December 2015

All the latest partner hires and other appointments within Continental European firms and offices. Benelux DLA Piper has appointed Paul Reeskamp as a partner in its intellectual property and technology group. Reeskamp joins the firm together with associate Marijn van der Wal on 1 January 2016 from Dutch IP boutique Klos Morel Vos & Reeskamp. […]

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Cooke Young & Keidan: not a “one-trick pony”

Compared to the other litigation boutiques to flourish in London over the last decade, Cooke Young & Keidan (CYK) has remained relatively low-key. Its five partners, 11 associates and three paralegals work from a modest office in the City and rates are kept much lower than those of their competitors. But the victories it has […]

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Italy’s Carnelutti launches in New York through joint venture

Italian firm Carnelutti Studio Legale has forged a joint venture association with New York firm Altieri Esposito & Minoli to open in the US. The joint venture will operate as AEM Carnelutti Law Firm and will offer legal services to US investors in Italy and to Italian businesses in the US, particularly in the real […]

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