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Raphael Mellerio

Intercompany financing: alternative financing method for franchisees?

Franchising - France
Aramis Law Firm

The overriding principle which governs credit transactions in France has been relaxed over time in order to allow for, among other things, intragroup financing.

Constantin Herfurth

Data protection across all borders? GDPR's territorial scope

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - European Union
Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) recently adopted its final guidelines on the territorial scope of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Foo Joon Liang

Direct payment under CIPAA where main contractor is in liquidation

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

In the course of the hearing of a direct payment application filed under the Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act, the issue arose as to whether direct payment could be ordered against an employer when winding-up proceedings were underway against its contractor.

Gabriel Goh

Company voluntary arrangements: secured creditors' (almost) impenetrable rights

Insolvency & Restructuring - United Kingdom
Taylor Wessing

High-profile use of company voluntary arrangements (CVAs) has led to widespread media coverage and controversies.

Vlad Săndulescu

Parliament eases procedure for setting up new companies

Company & Commercial - Romania
Schoenherr

A series of minor yet impactful amendments will shortly be introduced to the Companies Law, making it easier for investors and entrepreneurs to set up a new company.

Colin Leckey

Tribunal finds that workers transfer under TUPE

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

In a surprise decision, with potentially wide-ranging ramifications, an employment tribunal has found that workers, as well as traditional employees, transfer under the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006.

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China, Switzerland

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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