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CONSOB Extends Reporting Requirements for Italian-Listed Issuers by 3 Months

European Union, Italy - January 14 2021 More stringent reporting obligations regarding relevant shareholdings and investment objectives for Italian-listed issuers will continue until 13…

The Rise of Growth Equity — Connecting PE and VC

European Union, United Kingdom, USA - December 16 2020 As private equity targets emerging companies, PE investors are expanding VC deal terms and dynamics…

Don’t Waive Privilege Goodbye: High Court Finds Reliance On Legal Communications Constitutes Waiver Of Privilege

United Kingdom - December 16 2020 Litigants should take particular care when drafting witness statements to avoid waiving privilege…

Scrutinising Supply Chains — New Tools for PE

Global, United Kingdom, USA - December 16 2020 Sponsors should consider leveraging technologies and diligence practices to tackle today’s increasingly complex supply chains. Global supply chains…

CMA Clamps Down on Deals — Navigating the UK’s Increasingly Interventionist Merger Control Regime

European Union, United Kingdom - December 16 2020 The CMA’s efforts to make dynamic, forward-looking assessments of parties’ overlaps will only increase post-Brexit…

Securing a Successful SPAC Sale — What PE Firms Need to Know

European Union, United Kingdom, USA - December 16 2020 The recent rise to prominence of SPACs provides private equity portfolio companies an alternative method for stock exchange listing and access to the…

Court of Appeal Rules That “Judgments on Judgments” Are Not Registrable for Enforcement Under the Administration of Justice Act 1920

United Kingdom - December 4 2020 The Court found that the Administration of Justice Act 1920 should be interpreted purposively rather than literally…

High Court Strikes Out “Largest White Elephant in the History of Group Actions”

Brazil, United Kingdom - December 2 2020 A class action by 202,600 claimants arising from the collapse of the Fundão dam in Brazil was struck out as abuse of proces…

IP in the UK After Brexit: What Does It Mean for UK Business and Trading with the EU?

European Union, United Kingdom - December 2 2020 Owners of registered IP rights and pending IP applications in the EU‎ should carefully consider the complexities of the incoming regime…

Fifteen Asia-Pacific Countries Form a New Trading Bloc

Asia-Pacific, European Union, United Kingdom, USA - November 27 2020 Accounting for 30% of the world’s population and 30% of global GDP, the bloc is larger than the European Union…