Crisis response or road to recovery?
Global businesses have implemented strategies to ensure they can continue to operate in a rapidly changing and increasingly uncertain legal and regulatory landscape. Since the beginning of the pandemic in 2020, it has been increasingly clear that operational resilience and a clear strategy remain essential for organizations not only to survive, but to thrive. While protecting public health still remains the priority, many organizations continue to face challenges, including disruption to their supply chains, meeting contractual obligations, bringing people back to the workplace and implications under funding arrangements. Many of these issues need to be navigated on a cross-border basis.
This global resource hub identifies the key issues and provides practical guidance as well as innovative and strategic thinking from our lawyers around the world on the legal and regulatory challenges. Our multi-disciplinary team takes a holistic approach to risk management that spans business units, areas of law and national boundaries.
Not necessary to show complete control to be liable as a de facto director according to the Dutch Supreme Court
In its judgment of 23 March 2023 (ECLI:NL:HR:2023:445), the Dutch Supreme Court confirmed that to be liable as a de facto director it is not necessary for a person to be controlling the company in lieu of the management board, but instead it is sufficient for that person to have assumed some part of the company’s managerial powers, even while the management are exercising their duties.
Turkish Competition Authority’s new approach to online marketplace sales restrictions
The Turkish Competition Authority accepted that additional restrictions and requirements may be imposed on the distributors in selective distribution system regarding their sales on online marketplaces.
Part 36: offer to settle did not cover claims in draft amended pleadings
Consideration of the Court of Appeal judgment in Warburton v The Chief Constable of Avon and Somerset  EWCA Civ 209.
EU Chips Act | Risks and opportunities for businesses
On 08 February 2022, amid worldwide disruptions in the supply chain for the manufacture of semiconductors, the European Commission published its proposal for the EU Chips Act (the Commission proposal).
Allyship, true allyship, is needed by all marginalised communities
Hana talks about growing up in Ireland at a time when homosexuality was criminalised.