Lexology PRO | European Union, Spain | 16 Jun 2021
Spain’s antitrust authority has launched an investigation into some of the country’s biggest banks for allegedly tying certain products or services with covid-19 relief loans provided to companies or freelance workers.
DWF LLP | United Kingdom | 29 Mar 2021
We outline how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the sheer spread of exposures in the London Market and how it will continue to affect each class of…
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | United Kingdom | 8 Dec 2020
Listen to our latest pensions podcast as Samantha Brown and Antonia Pegden, who lead the HSF team that has been advising the Banks in connection with…
PRO Compliance | Central & Eastern Europe, European Union, France, etc. | 28 Oct 2020
Switzerland’s antitrust authority has fined Crédit Agricole and HSBC a total of €6 million for colluding to manipulate the Euro Interbank Offered Rate, while also closing two investigations into NEX International for its suspected role in rigging other benchmark interest rates.
PRO Compliance | European Union, United Kingdom, USA | 14 Sep 2020
A High Court lawsuit targeting Google subsidiary YouTube’s collection of children’s data is the latest GDPR class action to hit the English courts – and the latest that will be affected by the outcome of another Google case.
PRO Compliance | European Union, United Kingdom | 8 Sep 2020
The UK’s competition enforcer has censured Lloyds Banking Group for unlawfully making small business owners open business bank accounts to access a coronavirus-related government loan scheme.
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | United Kingdom | 26 Aug 2020
In a recent decision, the High Court has struck out the representative element of a claim purportedly brought on behalf of large numbers of Nigerian…
Cecil Abraham & Partners | Malaysia | 23 Jul 2020
The island of Penang was founded in 1786. Penang subsequently became part of the Straits Settlements comprising Penang, Malacca and Singapore.In 1874…
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | United Kingdom | 20 Jul 2020
The High Court has handed down judgment on costs issues and an application for permission to appeal, following on from the court’s rejection last…
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | United Kingdom | 17 Jul 2020
Mr Justice Norris has now handed down judgment following the consequentials hearing in the landmark Lloyds/HBOS Litigation: Sharp & Ors v Blank & Ors…