The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) published its new 2018 UK Corporate Governance Code (2018 Code) on July 16, 2018, together with revised Guidance on Board Effectiveness (guidance) which supplements the 2018 Code by suggesting good practice to assist companies in applying the 2018 Code's Principles and reporting on that application.
July 18, 2018
On 23 May 2018 the London office of Norton Rose Fulbright LLP hosted a round table discussion with the Argentinian Under-Secretary for PPPs, who presented Argentina’s new PPP pipeline and took questions from a range of contractors, investors, banks, consultants and other interested parties.
July 17, 2018
European organisations have been preparing for some time to comply with the European Union’s new data protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which applies to all organisations in the EU.
May 16, 2018
The new European Union Regulation on ship recycling comes into effect this year. What do shipowners need to consider?
May 09, 2018
Following the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015, jurisdictions including Australia and Hong Kong intend to introduce similar legislation to combat modern slavery.
Welcome to the May 2018 edition of Legalseas.
The recent decision by Unilever to relocate its new unified headquarters to the Netherlands has indicated how far governments are going to attract multinationals to their country.
April 27, 2018
There have been attempts since the 1980’s to introduce electronic bills of lading (E-Bills) to replace traditional paper bills. Take-up has been relatively slow, but over the past few years BOLERO and ESS (two E-Bills of lading providers which have been approved by the International Group of P&I Clubs) have reported substantial growth in the use of their platforms.
February 23, 2018
The GDPR will apply with direct effect in all European Union (EU) Member States from 25 May 2018.
February 12, 2018
Welcome to the January edition of Legalflyer.
January 10, 2018
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