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Latest updates

Alexander Vogel

FDF proposes key changes to FinSO and FinlO

Banking - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

The Federal Department of Finance has proposed changes to the draft Financial Services Ordinance (FinSO) and Financial Institutions Ordinance.

Emma Langhorn

Holiday need not be prorated for term-time workers

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Court of Appeal has held that holiday entitlement and pay for workers on permanent contracts should not be prorated to reflect the fact that they work on a part-year basis.

Martin André Dittmer

Fines issued for cartel activity, price coordination and non-notification of merger

Competition & Antitrust - Denmark
Gorrissen Federspiel

Several fines were handed out during Summer 2019 for Competition Act infringements.

Mirosław Cejmer

Simple joint stock company introduced to Commercial Companies Code

Company & Commercial - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

Parliament recently introduced the simple joint stock company to the Commercial Companies Code.

António Fernandes de Oliveira

Landmark decision on holding companies' VAT deductions

Corporate Tax - Portugal
AFDO-adv

The Arbitral Court recently issued a landmark decision regarding value added tax (VAT) deductions for holding companies.

Maria Hadjisavva

Supreme Court upholds first-instance decision on fraudulent transfer of shares

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

​The Supreme Court recently confirmed a first-instance decision which had annulled a transfer of shares by a debtor to his son.

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA

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Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey