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Zwijnenburg case: ECJ protects tax payer against to far fetching interpretation of anti-abuse provisions

  • NautaDutilh
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  • Belgium, European Union, Netherlands
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  • June 4 2010

On 20 May 2010, the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") issued a ruling in the Modehuis A Zwijnenburg BV case regarding the application of the anti-abuse provision of the Tax Merger Directive

Interlocutory judgment by Supreme Court in three appeals by Dutch state regarding unbundling of energy companies

  • NautaDutilh
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • September 13 2012

In an interlocutory judgment rendered on 24 February 2012, the Supreme Court of the Netherlands has decided to refer three questions on how EU law should be interpreted to the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU"

Europe update - January 2014

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • January 30 2014

The recent trend of using Dutch top holding companies in international mergers underlines the position of the Netherlands as a neutral country with a

Chinese outbound investments into Germany or Greece a case study illustrating the use of the Netherlands and Luxembourg as gateway to Europe

  • Stibbe
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  • China, European Union, Germany, Greece, Luxembourg, Netherlands
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  • October 29 2013

The volume of Chinese outbound M&A continues to increase, with ever more activity destined at European targets. The take-off of Europe-bound Chinese

A view from Amsterdam proposed amendments to Dutch public bid procedures

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • December 22 2010

Since 2007, Directive 200425EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 April 2004 on takeover bids harmonized a part of the national legislations of member states of the European Union concerning public bids

Europe update June 2013

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • China, European Union, Netherlands
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  • July 1 2013

The European Commission has proposed an amendment to existing accounting legislation in order to improve the transparency of large companies on

Consultation on Directive Regarding Holdings in the Financial Sector (200744EC)

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • January 27 2012

The European Commission is holding a consultation on the application of this Directive in the various member states and on its effect on cross-border mergers and acquisitions in the financial sector

Cross-border conversion

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • February 21 2014

On 31 January 2014 the preliminary bill cross-border conversion capital companies (the 'Preliminary Bill') has been published. The Preliminary Bill

Commission approves the proposed acquisition of Cefetra BV by ForFarmers BV

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • May 19 2009

The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of Cefetra BV by ForFarmers BV (both Dutch companies

ABN AMRO merger with Fortis Bank likely delayed until 2010; EU extends deadline for Dutch government to divest of certain assets before merger

  • Alston & Bird LLP
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • October 7 2009

Today, ABN AMRO Group announced that it would not complete the split of a majority of its assets from Royal Bank of Scotland, NV (RBS NV), a prerequisite to the Dutch government's planned merger of ABN AMRO NV with Fortis Bank SANV, until the "1st quarter of 2010" at the earliest