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.
UK Energy Act 2023: Merger control and competition law changes
On 26 October 2023, the Energy Act 2023 (Energy Act), the largest piece of primary energy legislation in over a decade, received Royal Assent and became law. The breadth of the Energy Act is impressive, covering areas such as energy infrastructure, energy efficiency, regulation of nascent technologies such as CCUS and hydrogen production and strengthening the regulatory landscape around more established sectors including offshore wind and oil and gas.
Financial services monthly wrap-up: October 2023
October was another busy month in the financial services regulatory space.
In this fourth issue, we inform our clients about the global and local compliance rules and regulations which impact Turkish businesses.
New ruling of the Turkish Constitutional Court: Criticism on social media is no grounds for dismissal
How free are we on social media? How do our posts affect our professional business life?
Final regulations released: Key changes to the draft Retail Payment Activities Regulations
The long-awaited final regulations (Regulations) under the Retail Payment Activities Act (Act) were published on November 22 in the Canada Gazette II.