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CBI confirms details for taxonomy regulation and SFDR level 2 fast track processes

On 15 November 2021, the Central Bank of Ireland (“Central Bank”) issued a Notice formally confirming its intention to establish a fast-track filing process and also clarified the filing requirements for pre-contractual documentation updates in relation to the Taxonomy Regulation (“TR”) and Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation Level 2 measures (“SFDR L2”). The TR requirements will […]

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Stephenson Harwood signs up for more space in London HQ

While firms such as Linklaters and Cooley have spent the last few years scouring the City for new homes, Stephenson Harwood has decided to stay put, instead taking additional space in its HQ. Stephenson Harwood has expanded its Finsbury Circus home and extended the lease, so will now remain there until 2030. The firm has […]

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Ashurst and Freshfields swoop in on collapse of Carluccio’s and Brighthouse

Ashurst and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer were on call as two high street businesses plunged into administration in one day. Ashurst is acting on the administration of Carluccio’s, which has become the first major casual dining casualty since the coronavirus lockdown. Led by restructuring partner Drew Sainsbury and corporate partner Bruce Hanton, the firm is advising […]

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Taylor Wessing furloughs up to 20 employees

Taylor Wessing has put in place a series of measures to weather the Covid-19 health crisis and its financial fallout. The firm has decided to withhold distribution of profits to its partners, also choosing to sign onto the UK Government’s furlough scheme. It is understood that the firm is furloughing at least 20 people, both […]

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Gowling WLG laments “backwards step” in all-male promos round

Gowling WLG has promoted six partners in a UK-focused, all-male round. Five of the six new partners for the UK LLP sit in Gowling’s corporate, finance and tax group; Neil Hendron, Alasdair McKenzie, Chris Nyland, Navin Prabhakar and Tom Stockley.  The only outlier is Matt Hervey, head of artificial intelligence (UK) at the firm, who […]

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