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Corporate Finance/M&A

16 October 2019
Ilya Goryachev New crowdfunding platform regulations

Russia - Gorodissky & Partners

The president recently signed Federal Law 259-FZ of 2 August 2019 on Raising Investments via Investment Platforms and on Amending Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation. The law, which is set to take effect from 1 January 2020, reflects the growing trend in Russia of increased regulation of digital economy issues.

Author: Ilya Goryachev
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Alexander Vogel Due diligence requirements regarding share ownership and related compliance in M&A transactions

Switzerland - Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

In Swiss M&A practice, share deals remain the most common method of acquiring a business from a third party for several reasons. Due to strict Federal Supreme Court precedents, legal due diligence regarding share ownership and related compliance has always been a fundamental component of legal due diligence in Swiss share deals. Recent legislative changes have further increased the importance of thorough due diligence in this regard.

Authors: Alexander Vogel, Remo Müller
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Recent updates

Alain Levy Modernisation of private M&A transactions and PACTE: part two

France - AyacheSalama

Authors: Alain Levy, Gwenaëlle de Kerviler, Valérie Attia
Simon J Little Private M&A on trial: interpreting private M&A sale and purchase provisions

United Kingdom - Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Author: Simon J Little
Elsie F Hakim New BKPM regulation clarifies guidelines and procedures for licensing and facilities under FDI regime

Indonesia - Ali Budiardjo, Nugroho, Reksodiputro

Authors: Elsie F Hakim, Rully Hidayat
Alexander Vogel Bulk transfers

Switzerland - Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

Authors: Alexander Vogel, Remo Müller

Upcoming event

IBA Europe-Caucasus-Asia Forum

31 October - 2 November 2019 – Tbilisi, Georgia

The IBA Europe-Caucasus-Asia Forum – the successor of the famous CIS Local Counsel Forum – will take place this year, with a slightly new look but the same soul and values we have cherished for more than a decade. In addition to discussions on cutting-edge issues faced by the legal market and profession, the event will offer a wonderful cultural and social programme.

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