The EC approved the long-awaited new Standard Contractual Clauses for transfers of personal data,, replacing the former clauses.
The detailed content of year’s edition is very different from years gone by, primarily as a consequence of the government reactions to the consequences of COVID-19, and I expect that there will be yet more change to reflect in the chapters of this Guide in the years to come. A lot of what we have seen in the past year could be described as ‘crisis management’.
The state of emergency started in Portugal at 00.00 a.m. of 19 March, enacted through Decree of the President of the Republic no. 14-A/2020, of 18 March. Having been renewed twice through Decree no. 17-A/2020, of 2 April, and Decree no. 20-A/2020, of 17 April, the state of emergency was extended until 11:59 p.m. of […]
After the state of emergency has ended and a state of calamity has been declared, what measures are in place in the area of sports?
Currently have any other measures been approved in relation to the possibility of interruption or suspension of water, electricity or natural gas supply as essential services?
The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) Treaty on Trademarks, Service Marks and Appellations of Origin of Goods came into effect on April 26, 2021. It serves as a foundation document for the formation of a regional system within EAEU territory.
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In a live webinar hosted by the Financial Times, Clare Hart, CEO of Williams Lea, joined two top operational leaders in the corporate and investment banking industry, David Sliney, Chief Operating Officer of investment bank, Stifel and Paul Poggi, Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer of specialist M&A advisor, Harris Williams, in a panel discussion on the intense pressure within corporate and investment banks to find better and more cost effective ways of running core support functions.
If you are a European citizen living and working in the UK without pre-settled or settled status the most urgent issue you face it remaining in the UK. The deadline for the expiry of EU residence cards is 30 June 2021.
Ireland’s Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe TD, has brought a Financial Resolution before the Dáil to impose a stamp duty charge of 10% on the purchase of 10 or more residential houses in Ireland within a 12-month period.
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