Lexology PRO | European Union, Global | 25 Mar 2022
European institutions have agreed on a text for the Digital Markets Act, paving the way for extensive new regulation of the world’s largest tech firms as soon as October 2022.
Lexology PRO | European Union | 3 Dec 2021
The Council of the European Union has agreed its position on the NIS 2 Directive, but some member states are already broadcasting plans to extend the new rules to local authorities.
Osborne Clarke | European Union, United Kingdom | 5 May 2017
Article 50 has been triggered, the European Council has issued its negotiation guidelines - and we wait for the UK General Election on 8 June 2017…
Baker McKenzie | European Union, United Kingdom | 27 Jul 2016
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has appointed former European Commissioner Michel Barnier to lead the European Union’s negotiations…
Dechert LLP | European Union | 16 Apr 2014
The European Parliament voted to adopt the UCITS V Directive ("UCITS V") on 15 April 2014, in advance of Parliamentary elections next month. The…
Collyer Bristow LLP | European Union, United Kingdom | 30 Jan 2014
In April 2009, as part of the European Commission's Internal Market and Services Directorate General, the European Observatory on Counterfeiting and…
Norton Rose Fulbright | European Union | 13 Jan 2014
The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) has published a letter from Michel Barnier, European Commissioner for Internal…
Reed Smith LLP | European Union | 20 Nov 2012
Quite apart from its economic merits, the attractiveness of ABS for investors has become something of a hostage to financial regulation.
Dentons | European Union | 14 Sep 2012
Michel Barnier, European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services, has highlighted the key role financial centres will play in the post-crisis recovery.
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | United Kingdom | 16 Nov 2011
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published its final report on its technical advice to the European Commission on possible implementing measures of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD).