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Rise in regulatory hurdles

European Union, United Kingdom - April 14 2022 Over the last few years and even more recently, regulators and governments have introduced a wide range of complex rules impacting investments…

Chris Edwards-Earl, Sue Millar, Tom Platts, William Robertson, Will Spens

F is for foreign investment: UK’s new foreign investment screening regime - What you need to know?

European Union, United Kingdom - April 7 2022 The UK’s National Security & Investment Act 2021 (“NSIA”), which entered into force on 4 January 2022, has created for the first time a standalone…

Will Spens

Competition law update - Q1 2022

European Union, France, United Kingdom - April 4 2022 On 1 February 2022, the UK Competition Appeals Tribunal ("CAT") rejected a challenge brought by Motorola Solutions Inc. ("Motorola"), (i) to the…

Kathryn Bevan, Rhiannon Davies, Laetitia Ghebali, Jean-Julien Lemonnier, Bryony Roy, Will Spens, Marcus Watkinson

The long-awaited NSIA is now in full force

European Union, United Kingdom - February 7 2022 On 4 January 2022, the National Security and Investment Act 2021 ("NSIA") came into full operation, which in the UK Government's own words represents…

Will Spens

Webinar - CFIUS and the NSIA: Understanding new foreign investment measures in the US and UK

European Union, United Kingdom, USA - February 7 2022 Both the United States and the United Kingdom have taken significant steps to regulate foreign investment in, and acquisitions of, domestic…

Will Spens