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Constantinos Christofi

Issuance of tax residence certificates based on 60-day residence rule

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Cyprus Tax Department recently issued a circular giving guidance on the tax residence provisions for individuals introduced by Law 119(I)/2017.

Matthew Shaxson

Jersey substance proposals – company perspective

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

New proposed requirements for an economic substance test for Jersey tax-resident entities have been published to meet the requirements of the EU Code of Conduct Group.

Björn Rundblom Andersson

Preliminary injunction denied in Swedish darunavir SPC proceedings

Intellectual Property - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

The Patent and Market Court of Appeal recently handed down a preliminary injunction ruling in Sandoz v GD Searle LLC relating to the supplementary protection certificate (SPC) for darunavir.

Anne-Marie Bohan

Brexit and contracts – a practical guide for Irish businesses

Company & Commercial - Ireland
Matheson

Irish businesses trying to navigate the current Brexit landscape should consider the impact of events on their contractual relationships.

Simon Tilling

Chemicals regulation after Brexit: blueprints for BPR, CLP and PIC regimes

Product Regulation & Liability - United Kingdom
Burges Salmon LLP

Draft regulations have been laid before Parliament to ensure that regimes governing biocidal products, hazardous chemicals and chemical classification can continue to operate after Brexit.

Anne Johnson Palmer

Chancery Court applies MFW framework in private equity merger transaction

Corporate Finance/M&A - USA
Ropes & Gray LLP

A recent decision applied the framework established by the Delaware Supreme Court in Kahn v M&F Worldwide Corp (MFW) and found that a merger transaction with a controlling private equity fund on both sides was entitled to business judgment review.

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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