This publication highlights key developments that will be of interest to and affect our asset management clients, including market trends and developments in tax and buy-side regulation globally.
July 19, 2017
Welcome to the July edition of Legalflyer
July 13, 2017
A significant amount of attention is being paid to the disruptive potential of distributed ledger technology (DLT) and many businesses are making huge investments in DLT-enabled products and/or services.
July 11, 2017
The Supreme Court of Canada, in Saadati v. Moorhead, unanimously held that a court can award damages for mental injuries in the absence of any psychiatric diagnosis or expert medical evidence.
July 10, 2017
In the FCA Business Plan 2017/18, chairman John Griffith-Jones warned that cyber-resilience was a key risk area for the financial services industry.
Executives, consultants and observers agree – the talent market is undergoing a profound transformation, and expectations are shifting on both sides of the employment equation.
July 07, 2017
Our legal and technology experts have developed a roadmap to clearly depict the blockchain alternatives currently available to businesses and government agencies, as well as their advantages and potential risks.
On April 20, 2017, the federal government introduced the Federal Contracting Fraud Tip Line (the Tip Line) that allows anyone to report suspected fraud, collusion or corruption in federal government contracts and real property agreements.
July 05, 2017
Climate finance is vital to transforming the global economy to meet the challenge of climate change.
June 30, 2017
Emirate of Sharjah-based Dana Gas PJSC recently applied to the courts of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for a declaration that two of its Islamic bonds totalling US$700 million are unlawful and unenforceable for not being Shariah compliant.
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