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A kick-start for the Italian non performing loans market
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Italy
  • October 16 2015

Significant innovations have been introduced in Italy by Law Decree No. 83 of 27 June 2015 (entitledUrgent Measures on Insolvency, Civil and

Improvements to the "fiducie" tool for French security
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • October 16 2015

There is no equivalent to the English law concept of trust under French law. This means that where a syndicated loan is to be secured by French

Doing business in Portugal - a legal and tax perspective
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • Portugal
  • October 9 2015

Portugal is attractive for foreign investment, not only because of its domestic market but also because of its privileged geo-strategic position

Secured lending in Ireland
  • Arthur Cox
  • European Union, Ireland
  • September 14 2015

Commercial lending is generally not a regulated activity in Ireland, although lending to natural person ‘consumers’ may trigger a licencing

Italy finally approves statute amending Bankruptcy Act and other laws to facilitate restructurings and reinforce creditors’ rights
  • Paul Hastings LLP
  • Italy
  • September 10 2015

With Law No. 132 of 6 August 2015 Italy's parliament finally passed (with some amendments) Law Decree No. 83 of 27 June 2015 (as finally converted

Trade alert - June 2015, issue 18 - Iceland
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • Greece, Iceland
  • July 1 2015

In a move that creditors have been waiting patiently for since 2008, the Icelandic government has finally taken a step towards the lifting of capital

Trade alert - April 2015, issue 16 - Denmark
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • Denmark, Iceland
  • May 1 2015

Following huge trading losses and the discovery of alleged fraud in a Singaporean subsidiary, O.W. Bunker & Trading A.S.filed for bankruptcy on 7

Applications for leave to appeal dismissed - 23 April 2015
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 23 2015

On appeal from the Court of Appeal for British Columbia. In 2007, the applicant was charged with, and convicted of, sexual assault after having

Doing business in Russia 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Russia
  • March 12 2015

The Russian Federation stretches across Eurasia from Eastern Europe to the Pacific coast. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Russia became the

The ongoing saga of tax refund ownership for bank holding companies
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 4 2015

The Third Circuit recently weighed into the ongoing debate over the ownership of tax refunds generated by a failed bank in FDIC receivership, but