No doubt that this health crisis has impacted M&A deals: deals that have been signed tend to proceed to completion, but the interim period is likely to be extended in many cases, and deals...
In Belgium, several legal measures were adopted with effect from 18 March 2020 to cope with the crisis caused by the Covid-19 virus.
It has been recognised that outsourcing key functions to an agile specialist service partner can derive significant benefits and the COVID-19 pandemic should help simplify and accelerate this trend.
A variety of legislative and non-legislative loan repayment moratoria measures ("Payment Breaks") have been introduced in different jurisdictions throughout Europe to assist borrowers affected...
Arendt & Medernach
In line with the DAC 6 amendment, the bill provides for an extension of the reporting deadlines for the purposes of DAC 6 and Common Reporting Standards ("CRS").
ATOZ Tax Advisers
Yesterday, the draft law implementing the optional deadline extensions of EU Directive of 24 June 2020 (the "Directive") amending the EU Directive on Administrative Cooperation to address the...
Further to the lift of the travel ban to/from 22 countries as from 1 July 2020 and to the publication of Legal Notice 255...
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
The massive number of fitness to practise (FtP) concerns the GPhC has received are likely to be the result of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, says lawyer Andrew Andrews.
As the Prime Minister moves towards setting out plans for easing the lockdown, businesses are giving thought to what this may mean for getting employees back
At our recent People Summit Series online event, we set out to explore how businesses are preparing to re-open or ramp up their operations as...
As part of its response to the coronavirus pandemic, the UK government issued guidance on 7 May 2020 ‘strongly encouraging' contractual parties to ‘act responsibly and fairly in the national interest in performing...
As Coronavirus (COVID-19) is declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation, the government announced, as part of its Spring 2020 Budget, specific coronavirus related measures in order to...
In the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic, employers are now having to consider a wide-range of alternative working arrangements and think more creatively about how their businesses operate.
Covid-19 has caused extensive disruption across the construction industry, raising questions as to the practicality of referring disputes to adjudication and/or enforcing an adjudicator's decision.
Schools, colleges and nurseries across the UK have now closed until further notice as a response to the coronavirus pandemic.
On 18 March 2020, as part of the raft of measures being introduced in response to the Coronavirus, the Government announced that it would be introducing emergency legislation...
Clyde & Co
NHS England is asking all organisations to conduct root cause analyses (RCAs) for every probable healthcare-associated COVID-19 inpatient infection
From today, Monday 08.06.2020, the UK government is imposing a quarantine on fights. The policy will bring in a 14-day quarantine for anyone arriving in the UK from any country.
It goes without saying that we are currently living in extraordinary times.
The Law Society hopes the government will produce official guidance on these issues in the coming days.