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CEE: Competition Monthly Bulletin – September/October 2020

Stay informed about the latest developments in competition law in Central and Eastern Europe with Schoenherr’s multi-jurisdictional newsletter. Each issue offers insight into developments in merger control, antitrust, and unfair competition in the region. Merger Control Antitrust – Cartel Prohibition Antitrust – Abuse of Dominance Unfair Competition Sector enquiries, legislation and guidance

ESMA publishes a report on funds’ resilience to future shocks

On 12 November 2020, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published a report presenting its analysis and conclusions on the readiness of certain investment funds that have significant exposure to corporate debt and real estate assets to potential future adverse shocks, as well as five priority action areas which would contribute to their future […]



Let’s get ready to grumble

Partners may not like it, but new banking rules will affect their borrowings The Basel III rules on capital requirements for banks, due to come into force in January, will have a wide-ranging effect on the finance industry, but law firm partners could bear the brunt of the changes too. The nature of professional practice […]

NCTM picks up corporate team from Simmons

Italian firm NCTM has hired a corporate team from Simmons & Simmons’ Milan office including partner Riccardo Papetti. Papetti is bringing of counsel Michaela Castelli and two associates with him to NCTM. He advises on M&A and private equity, with clients including Permira. Papetti has been a partner at Simmons since 2006, having joined the […]

Kennedys in merger talks with Gates and Partners

Aviation firm Gates and Partners has entered into merger talks with Kennedys. It is understood that the talks are at an early stage but if a deal was to go ahead Kennedys would gain a foothold in the aerospace and aviation sector, a significant area for the Lloyd’s of London insurance market. Gates and Partners […]

Osborne Clarke eyes European integration with financial year shift

Osborne Clarke will switch to a December financial year-end for internal purposes as part of a move to integrate its expanded European operations. The firm is set to calculate results on a calendar-year basis from this December, bringing together the accounting systems for its UK, Italian, German and Spanish bases. The UK partnership currently operates […]


Jones Day bolsters Paris finance team with Gide hires

Jones Day has recruited a structured products team from Gide Loyrette Nouel in Paris led by partner Alban Caillemer du Ferrage. Caillemer du Ferrage joins Jones Day along with of counsel Quian Hu, counsel Karole-Anne Sauvet and associates Clément Saudo and Mathilde Nicand. The five lawyers start work at the US firm today (8 October). […]

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