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European Commission publishes IORP II proposals

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • April 22 2014

On 27 March 2014, the European Commission published a proposal for a revised EU Pensions Directive (also known as the directive on the activities and

Pensions stop press: DC schemes exempt from VAT on administration expenses

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Denmark, European Union, United Kingdom
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  • March 19 2014

In a Danish case, the Court of Justice in the European Union (CJEU - formerly known as the European Court of Justice) has ruled that occupational

Financial services updater - 4 February 2014: money laundering

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • February 4 2014

The European Parliament has updated its procedure file on the proposed Fourth Money Laundering Directive. The procedure file now indicates that the

Financial services updater - 4 February 2014: retail

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • February 4 2014

The Council of the EU has published a press release announcing that it has adopted the proposed Mortgage Credit Directive (MCD). It was adopted by

2014 what is on the horizon for the insurance industry?

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Asia-Pacific, Australia, Canada, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, South Africa, United Kingdom, USA
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  • February 3 2014

The Law Commissions will publish a draft Bill to amend aspects of insurance contract law which will impact commercial insureds. The Bill is likely to

“It’s criminal!” The criminalization of antitrust continues across the world

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Belgium, European Union, New Zealand, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 20 2014

It is a well-known feature of antitrust (or competition) law in the United States that violations carry criminal penalties, which are borne by

Mergers and acquisitions: the “failing firm” defence - recent merger decisions by the European Commission and UK competition authorities indicate a more sympathetic approach to acquisitions of companies in financial difficulty

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • January 20 2014

The "failing firm" defence applies in the context of competition authorities scrutinizing mergers and acquisitions - that is, merger control - where

Financial services updater 13 January 2014: insurance

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom
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  • January 13 2014

The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) has published an updated version of its Risk Dashboard. In the main, despite some

Special feature discussions with your competitors keeping your company safe

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • April 25 2012

Two competition law decisions published in early 2012 have highlighted the dangers for companies when their staff engage in discussions with competitors and how best to limit risk

The safety of nuclear power

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • European Union, Global, Japan, United Kingdom
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  • May 3 2011

As at the date of writing this article, workers at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan are working to contain the nuclear contamination risks from the incident in the wake of the earthquake and tsunami