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Chinese Acquisitions in the EU: The Climate Is Getting Rougher
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • European Union, Germany
  • October 17 2017

In response to a significant increase in acquisitions of companies in the EU by Chinese buyers in recent years, the foreign (i.e., non-EU) investment


New Transaction Value-Based Merger Reporting Threshold in Germany: Much Ado About Little?
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Germany
  • October 12 2017

Germany this summer introduced a new transaction value-based set of reporting thresholds. Austria introduced a similar provision which will enter into


Economic Nationalism Set to Impact M&A Transaction Approvals Across Europe
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
  • October 10 2017

Growing economic nationalism is threatening to impact M&A across Europe, as governments and regulators take an increasing interest in “foreign”


Regulatory and Investment Tax Law Changes Create Opportunities for Marketing Funds to the German Institutional Market
  • Dechert LLP
  • Germany
  • October 9 2017

Germany is the largest inbound market for alternative and traditional fund investments by institutional investors in the European Union. German


Screening of Foreign Investments in the EU
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • European Union, France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom
  • September 27 2017

On September 13, 2017, the European Commission issued a proposed Regulation establishing a framework for screening foreign investments into the


Foreign investment control in Germany: Berlin Wall rebuilt or storm in a water glass?
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • Germany
  • September 26 2017

Just a few weeks after Germany amended its rules on foreign direct investment (FDI) control, European Commission President Juncker announced a


Germany: New Notification Obligation Regarding Certain Foreign Investment Transactions in Germany
  • Dechert LLP
  • Germany
  • September 26 2017

Acquisitions of 25 or more of a Germany company by a non-EUEFTA investor are subject to the German foreign trade law. Certain industry sectors of


International Briefing
  • Beiten Burkhardt
  • European Union, Germany, Global
  • September 22 2017

Even before more than 200,000 computer systems worldwide were attacked by "WannaCrypt" ransomware in May 2017, it was


International Briefing
  • Beiten Burkhardt
  • European Union, Germany, OECD
  • September 22 2017

Customer data has become a key success factor for many companies, which has also made it increasingly interesting for criminals


Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) under German law
  • K&L Gates
  • Germany
  • September 20 2017

The raising of funds for cryptocurrency projects (also called Initial Coin Offerings or ICOs) gain more and more market interest. Although there is