In this global antitrust and competition review for 2016, we shine a spotlight on three areas of concern to businesses operating around the globe as they review thei
March 21, 2017
Perhaps the most surprising statistic in the renewables sector for 2016 will be that global investment into renewable energy generation decreased for the first time in many years (though final data is yet to confirm this downward trend).
March 14, 2017
The recent decision of the Chinese Supreme People’s (SCP) Court in MV Archangelos Gabriel has brought the issue on who is liable to salvors for salvage fees in a pre-fixed tariff rates salvage contract to the fore.
March 02, 2017
The increasingly perilous finances of a number of shipowners has meant that lenders are focusing on identifying problem loans in their shipping portfolios.
March 01, 2017
Procedural sanctions on the rise; Competition Commission of Singapore clears Nissan’s acquisition of a controlling stake in Mitsubishi
February 28, 2017
On 23 November 2016, the European Commission published draft legislative proposals to amend key pieces of the EU’s banking and resolution regimes covering the Fourth Capital Requirements Directive (CRD IV)1, Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR)2, Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD)3and the Single Resolution Mechanism Regulation.
February 21, 2017
Welcome to the fifth edition of Business ethics and anti-corruption world.
Historically, disregarded U.S. entities (such as limited liability companies) wholly-owned by foreign persons were generally not required to file any U.S. tax or information returns.
February 15, 2017
When can a state claim immunity from legal proceedings and enforcement of a judgment in courts that are not its own?
2016 was the year when energy storage came of age globally. Cost reductions, particularly in lithium-ion batteries, together with an emerging ambition by governments and regulators to design flexible, resilient future electricity systems, drove storage towards the mainstream.
February 09, 2017
Try searching our global site instead