Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
On October 11, 2020, the EU Foreign Direct Investment Regulation—which establishes a European framework for the screening of foreign investments into the European Union— entered into force.
J A Kemp LLP
The EU's "Fortress Europe" approach to merit a change of practice for designers relying on these rights for protection in both jurisdictions.
The UK government has just tabled EU Exit legislation to introduce easements outlined in recent guidance on placing products on the market in Great Britain after the transition period ...
The UK Government has recently released guidance confirming a number of requirements for Food Business Operators (FBOs) who wish to export packaged food and beverages to Europe...
The overall pool of candidates who are free from immigration restrictions will be smaller from January 2021, when free movement for European nationals ends.
Government has published its response to the recent consultation on transparency in supply chains.
In the context of Black History Month, David Roberts and Alex Wessely reflect on the Mau Mau case, which ran for four years between June 2009 and June 2013, and which shone a light on Britain's colonial past.
These ‘mirror trades' transferred billions in roubles originating in Russia to dollars paid into offshore companies based in Cyprus and the British Virgin Islands between 2011 and 2015.
Leo Latifi, aged nine, tragically died after a locker unit toppled over in a school changing room on 23 May 2019.
This applies to all contracts awarded by UK central government departments, their executive agencies and non-departmental public bodies that are regulated by the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.
Value-for-money is a daily concern, driven by funding constraints and compliance. So what are the key considerations for academy trusts and CEOs?
Disrupting the flow of dirty money to criminal elements is key to reducing the global threat posed by three despicable practices: modern slavery, terror financing and illegal wildlife trade.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On 9 October 2020, the UK government announced an extension to the Job Support Scheme (JSS) for businesses that are legally required to close on account of coronavirus restrictions.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
There are 70 days until Christmas 2020 and 76 days until the end of the Transition Period. One of them will probably be rescheduled - sadly I think it's more likely to be Christmas.
The United Kingdom (UK) officially left the European Union (EU) on 31 January 2020, and in doing so entered a withdrawal transition period where freedom of movement is still permitted as the UK ...
With the end of the Brexit transition period in sight, the end of free movement of EEA and Swiss citizens in the UK is imminent. Companies which depend on an international workforce and global...
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
Many in the pharma and life sciences sector have expressed concern over the seemingly low prospects of a trading deal between the EU and UK after the end of the Brexit transition period...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
The UK government has now made a show of force in its foreign direct investment (FDI) reviews.
Britain's past involvement in slavery remains a live and contentious issue over 200 years after the abolition of the slave trade. In July this year, the issue ...
Sam Eastwood outlines the lessons and challenges that companies face in light of the increasing regulatory focus on human rights and supply chain management processes.