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
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
The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union.
February 01, 2017
In September 2016, the EU General Court (GC) issued its long-awaited decision in the Lundbeck case – the first ever European judgment on the legality of reverse payment patent settlement agreements.
A partial success for shipping lines; Relevance of the Commission’s proposal beyond the shipping sector; Consequences of the proposed order for the shipping industry
China merger reviews at all-time high; Canon fined for failing to notify reportable transaction
January 31, 2017
Welcome to our first edition of Competition World in 2017 which comments on regional developments in competition law around the world.
Many thanks for reading Issue 11 of our Asia Pacific Insights into Business ethics and anti-corruption matters in the new year 2017.
January 17, 2017
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