Eversheds comments on FSA’s ordering of tests on takeaways purporting to contain lamb

Sign in or register to continue reading.

Gain access to the latest news from The Lawyer.com, our jobs board, career insight and much more.

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3723 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here 

Latest Briefings

Update on EC proposals to amend UCITS, AIFMD, EuVECA and ELTIF to facilitate cross-border distribution

On 12 March 2018, the European Commission issued a proposal for a new regulation (the Regulation) and a new directive (the Directive) concerning the cross-border distribution of collective investment funds amending inter alia UCITS (the UCITS Directive), AIFMD, EuVECA and EuSEF (the Proposals). Please find below a summary of the main changes under the Proposals. What will change under the Proposals?

MEES: What information is required to register an exemption?

By Maria Connolly Since 1 April, it has been unlawful for a landlord to let a property with an EPC rating of below E, unless an exemption has been registered on the PRS Exemptions Register. The government has released guidance on the evidence required to register an exemption on the PRS Exemptions Register…

Getting the Deal Through: Fund Management 2018, Luxembourg edition

Fund Management traces the regulatory and legislative obligations facing fund managers balancing the need to maximise investment returns whilst also ensuring adequate investor protections in an increasingly challenging regulatory environment. Topics are written by leading experts and include: authorities responsible for fund regulation; licensing processes; territorial scope of regulation; required authorisations of fund marketing activities; […]

Financial Regulatory News Updates – April 2018

The Financial Regulatory News Updates: an overview in which Loyens & Loeff’s Banking and Finance Practice Group highlights recent legislative developments and publications of supervisory authorities in the financial markets…

Dutch coal exit proposed by new draft bill

On 19 May 2018 the Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy (hereinafter: ‘the Minister’) published its draft bill (in Dutch only) on the Prohibition of the use of coal by power producers for public consultation (hereinafter: ‘the draft bill’). The basis of the draft bill derives from international (the Paris Agreement in 2015) and national (the […]

Recommended

Eversheds advises Verlinvest on Genius investment

Eversheds has advised Verlinvest, a family-owned investment company based in Brussels, on its investment in Genius Foods. The association with Verlinvest and capital investment will allow Genius to accelerate its delivery of top-quality free-from foods in the UK, its category innovation in ‘free from’ and its international expansion. Both Genius and Verlinvest say they are […]

Collyer Bristow’s Cohen speaks about rogue websites at ABA’s IP conference

Joe Cohen of Collyer Bristow’s intellectual property (IP) team was one of the speakers at the American Bar Association’s 29th Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference, which took place in Arlington, Virginia, from 2–4 April 2014. Cohen was part of a panel of international lawyers at the session, ‘Shutting down rogue websites: international and domestic solutions’. His […]

Pfizer

UPDATED: Skadden and Freshfields advising on Pfizer’s bid for AstraZeneca

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer have scooped key roles on Pfizer’s proposed multi-billion dollar takeover of UK pharmaceuticals rival AstraZeneca. The transaction would be one of the global drugs industry’s largest-ever deals, and the biggest foreign acquisition of a British company.  Skadden is advising Pfizer on both US and UK matters […]

London
5

Gordon Dadds buys Davenport Lyons out of administration

Davenport Lyons went into administration on Friday (25 April) in a precursor to its client portfolio being acquired by Gordon Dadds. Terms of the sale were agreed with joint administrator Baker Tilly, weeks after Davenport’s chief executive Richard Williams insisted that the firm was not on the verge of administration (11 March 2014). The deal […]

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3723 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here