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What’s new in the Polish law? An overview of selected changes in regulations and their impact on business
  • Eversheds LLP
  • Poland
  • February 9 2016

The General Data Protection Regulation will force businesses to make numerous changes in their data protection policies. Failure to comply with the


Flix Innovations Ltd v HMRC: EIS conditions strictly applied
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 5 2016

The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) can provide very significant tax relief for investors in unlisted companies but a recent case in the First


Clarity at last: Liquidators and receivers not required to account to the ATO under s 254 without an assessment
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • December 10 2015

Today, by a majority of 3-2, the High Court of Australia in Commissioner of Taxation v Australian Building Systems Pty Ltd (in liq) 2015 HCA 48


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


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


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


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