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Investment firms can be sanctioned for cartel conduct by former portfolio companies
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • February 9 2015

For the first time in its history, the Dutch regulator ACM imposed fines on a number of investment companies because their former portfolio company


Europe update - January 2014
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • 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
  • China, European Union, Germany, Greece, Luxembourg, Netherlands
  • 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


Interlocutory judgment by Supreme Court in three appeals by Dutch state regarding unbundling of energy companies
  • NautaDutilh
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • 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"


European Court of Justice decision no abuse of the Merger Directive if the avoided tax is not covered by the directive
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • August 6 2010

On 20 May 2010, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) issued its judgment in the Modehuis Zwijnenburg case (C-35208) regarding the interpretation of the anti-avoidance provision in the EU Merger Directive (Directive


Recent developments for the fourth quarter 2011
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada, China, Denmark, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA, European Union, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan
  • March 15 2012

The end of the year and beginning of a new year is always a busy time for us, as it is for most of our clients


Beware of gun-jumping: the Commission shoots off record fines
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • September 10 2014

Only weeks after the European Court of Justice upheld the European Commission's highest ever fine imposed for gun-jumping, the Commission imposed the


Cross-border conversion
  • Eversheds
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • February 21 2014

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


Belgian listed companies dashboard - January 2016 - issue n3
  • NautaDutilh
  • Belgium, European Union, Netherlands
  • January 15 2016

Listed companies should in principle provide for closed periods during which securities dealings by their management and board members are prohibited


Zwijnenburg case: ECJ protects tax payer against to far fetching interpretation of anti-abuse provisions
  • NautaDutilh
  • Belgium, European Union, Netherlands
  • 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