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Corporate law newsletter I October, 2015: case law
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • Portugal
  • November 9 2015

The Constitutional Court ruled unconstitutional the provision of Article 100 of the Insolvency and Corporate Recovery Code, approved by Decree-Law No

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

Distribution of a debit loan account in anticipation of deregistration of a company
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • July 17 2015

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) published Binding Private Ruling No. 198 on 7 July 2015 (Ruling). The Ruling deals with the distribution by

Homejoy’s shutdown, due to misclassification lawsuits, likely to propel tech start-ups to enhance their independent contractor compliance
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2015

Earlier today, Carmel DeAmicis of Recode reported that Homejoy, the home cleaning start-up that uses independent contractors as their home cleaners

Nowhere to hide: Supreme Court considers illegality defence and global application of Insolvency Act 1986 in VAT fraud case
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 6 2015

On 22 April 2015 the Supreme Court handed down its judgment in the case of Jetivia SA and another v Bilta (UK) Ltd (in liquidation) and others 2015

When can a company sue its directors for their illegal acts?
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2015

The Supreme Court has confirmed in Jetivia v Bilta that where a company brings a claim against its directors for losses caused by their wrongdoing

Illegality, insolvency and fraudulent directors: clarity at last?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 11 2015

The Supreme Court recently handed down its judgment in Jetivia SA and another v Bilta (UK) Ltd (in liquidation) and others 2015 UKSC 23. The Court

£38 million tax evasion illegality is no defence
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2015

Months of anticipation culminated in a successful result for the Liquidators of Bilta (UK) Limited (in liquidation) on 22 April 2015 in a pivotal

The price of oil & the potential for master limited partnership restructuring and insolvencies
  • Kaye Scholer LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2015

With the near-historic drop in oil prices, distressed investors are evaluating a myriad of investment opportunities in the oil industry and related

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