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Takeover Code changes in force and new Panel Practice Statement

United Kingdom - June 24 2022 Miscellaneous changes to the Takeover Code came into force on 13 June 2022 and the Takeover Panel has published a new Practice Statement No 33 on…

Mark Bardell, Antonia Kirkby

Ethnic diversity on boards

United Kingdom - March 25 2022 The Parker Review has published its 2022 Update Report on the progress made against the targets for ethnic diversity on UK boards. The 2022 Update…

Barnaby Hinnigan, Isobel Hoyle

The UK's new NSI regime - Key practical insights

United Kingdom - November 6 2021 On 3 November 2021 Herbert Smith Freehills LLP hosted a webinar, with speakers from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy…

Marie Becker, Kristien Geeurickx, Veronica Roberts

M&A - National Security and Investment Act in force from 4 January 2022

United Kingdom - July 23 2021 The Government has announced that the new National Security and Investment Act 2021 will come fully into force on 4 January 2022. This means that…

Alan Montgomery, Antonia Kirkby

M&A - the new UK National Security and Investment Act 2021

United Kingdom - May 14 2021 The UK National Security and Investment Act 2021 has received Royal Assent and is expected to come into force later this year. However, as discussed…

Antonia Kirkby, Gavin Williams