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Implementation of EU anti-tax avoidance directive

The bill of law to implement the provisions of the EU Directive 2016/1164 on anti-tax avoidance (ATAD) in Luxembourg law was made available on 20 June 2018. Subject to parliamentary approval, Luxembourg will introduce controlled foreign corporation (CFC), interest deduction limitation and anti-hybrid rules. It will also modify its existing general anti-abuse rule..

Portugal: Competition and the right to compensation for damages

Act 23/2018, establishing the legal framework on the right to compensation for damages from infringements of competition law, was published on 5 June 2018. This legislative act transposes into Portuguese law the Directive 2014/104/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 26 November 2014, which established common rules to all Member States on […]

Pimlico Plumbers: the self-employed v brand debate

By Paula Rome The widely reported decision in Pimlico Plumbers emphasises the risks of retaining control over staff. However, such control can be key to protecting an organisations’ brand and reputation in the marketplace. Where does this leave us? What does control mean?

What do employers need to know about whistleblowing policies?

By Antonia Blackwell In this instalment of our ‘Breaking Down the Handbook’ series, we look at whistleblowing policies, why they are needed, what they should contain and what traps employers need to avoid. What does whistleblowing mean?

I’m divorced, that’s it, right?

By Miranda Nairn There is a common misconception that once in possession of a decree absolute (the final decree dissolving a marriage), your divorce is done and dusted and you and your ex-spouse can walk off into the sunset, in opposite directions, never to see or hear from each other again. In fact, unless you […]

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No5 Chambers’ Ian Brownhill defends in collapsed case of ‘O’

Despite it taking a year to investigate and two more years of hearings to try and get trial ready, the case of ‘O’ — in which Ian Brownhill of No5 Chambers defended — finally collapsed last week. O was charged with assaulting a number of prison officers as they restrained him in a local prison. Despite the […]

Euro-decisions for Inkester in Nabarro’s election manifesto?

It’s election time at Nabarro, as managing partner Andrew Inkester looks set to head to the polls for the first time. The July elections will be the first time the firm has voted on a chief following 15 years of board appointments. It isn’t the only change to the process with senior and managing partner […]

External spend

Sainsbury’s has added two more firms – KWMSJB and TLT – to its formal roster following its recent panel review, which was run jointly by the legal and procurement functions. See below for a selection of the most recent tenders. TLT and King & Wood SJB win spots on Sainsbury’s panel review Wait is over […]

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We advise on all aspects of commercial projects (including hotels, malls and multiplexes), residential projects and retail spaces (including supermarkets, hypermarkets and chains of showrooms/shops), including contracts, regulatory issues and so on. Khaitan & Co also acts in several matters connected with real-estate dispute resolution. We also advise on venture capital fund and investment in […]

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