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Rule changes affecting licence exempt supplies of electricity

By Stuart Urquhart Part 1: Electricity network charges and private wire supplies There has been a raft of recent announcements relating to aspects of energy regulation, many of them not entirely positive for developers of renewable energy projects.  This includes:- Ofgem’s consultation of 28 November proposing the removal of “embedded benefits” relating to balancing services use of system […]

Hungary: Tricks and Traps of Electronic Communication

By Kinga Hetényi, Alexandra Bognár We have seen continuous development over the past few years in the means of communication with the judiciary as well as central and local administrative bodies. But there are pitfalls one should be careful to avoid. The basics of electronic administration Electronic administration allows users to communicate efficiently with courts, authorities and […]

Don’t jump the gun! Mergers may be caught in the Romanian Competition Council’s crossfire

By Mona Banu, Cristiana Manea Gun jumping refers to premature enforcement of a merger before obtaining clearance from the competition authority. While most companies are aware of this interdiction, it can be difficult to balance the scope of the competition standstill obligation during the pre-closing period and the measures taken by the acquiring company to protect the […]

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Brodies has announced its fifth consective year of revenue and profit growth as turnover increased by 11.2 per cent, from £52.1m to £57.9m. During the previous year the firm saw turnover increase by 13.2 per cent from £46m to £52.1m (11 July 2014). Over the last decade Brodies has delivered a compound annual growth rate […]

MELISSA VAN DER MEER

Van der Meer, Melissa

Melissa van der Meer advises clients on a broad range of corporate-law-related matters. She has in-depth experience with mergers and acquisitions.  Before joining Rutgers & Posch, van der Meer practised law at Houthoff Buruma for more than seven years. Before that, she worked as legal counsel at NS Stations. Click here for more information. This information […]

Mayer Brown links up with Chinese firm Jingtian & Gongcheng

Mayer Brown has become the latest international firm to court a leading Chinese firm. The US firm is soon to enter into an association with Beijing-headquartered Jingtian & Gongcheng in Hong Kong. The move coincides with the elite Chinese capital markets firm’s imminent launch of its first international office in the city. The move is […]

Jones Day and Skadden lead on $12.5bn beauty merger between P&G and Coty

Jones Day and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom have won top roles advising on the $12.5bn (£8.13bn) merger of Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) beauty business into Coty. Jones Day acted as P&G’s advisers, whileCadwalader Wickersham & Taft advised on the tax aspects of the merger. Skadden provided legal representation to Coty, with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and McDermott […]

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Pernod Ricard legal team to launch contracts compliance app for drinks sellers

French wine and spirits company Pernod Ricard is set to launch a contracts compliance app devised by its legal team to cut time spent managing commercial paperwork. Pernod Ricard in-house senior legal adviser Ingrid Cope conceived the idea for the app, which has customisable contracts based on a standardised contractual model. Cope said that the […]

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