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Declan Groarke

Ireland's Immigrant Investor Programme – the allure of inward investment in return for residency

Employment & Immigration - Ireland
Lewis Silkin

The Immigrant Investor Programme offers non-EEA nationals a route to residency in Ireland by offering four investment options to investors who satisfy certain criteria – namely, that they are of good character and have a minimum net worth of €2 million.

Bernardine Adkins

State of play: new subsidy control regime

International Trade - United Kingdom
Gowling WLG

EU state aid law ceased to apply to the United Kingdom on the expiry of the Brexit transition period on 31 December 2020 – save for limited exceptions as set out in the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement 2018.

Christine Kranich

EASA AOC: to cert or not to cert?

Aviation - European Union
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

EU Regulation 2018/1139 enables airlines that operate in more than one EU member state under multiple air operator certificates (AOCs) to obtain a European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) AOC.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

New Licensing Code regulating RES production certificates takes effect

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

In December 2020 the new Licensing Code, which regulates renewable energy source (RES) production certificates, was published in the Official Journal.

Fabienne Limacher

New capital band: greater flexibility in capitalisation of Swiss companies and necessary changes to tax law

Corporate Tax - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

One of the welcome measures of the Swiss corporate law reform is the so-called 'capital band', which provides companies with more flexibility regarding changes to their capital structure.

Ingrid Luyten

There's no such thing as an international patent

Intellectual Property - International
GEVERS

Patents are restricted to a specific territory and no single patent confers protection for inventions worldwide.

OnDemand

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru