This DLA Piper report presents detailed results of a survey of 300 debt providers, advisers, sponsors and corporates active in the European acquisition finance debt market, as well as extracts from interviews with a number of senior dealmakers.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 25 February 2015 | Practice Area: Sales and Asset Finance
The recent High Court case of Edgeworth Capital (Luxembourg) v Ramblas Investments  is a useful reminder of the application of the rule against penalty clauses. In this briefing, Bond Dickinson looks at the lessons to be learned from this case.
Law Firm: Bond Dickinson | Published: 25 February 2015 | Practice Area: Litigation
The Spanish legal system is a civil law system based on legal codes and laws that have their roots in Roman law. Like its English counterpart, Spanish employment law is ever-changing. This Nabarro guide offers an overview of some of the key differences between English and Spanish employment law.
Law Firm: Nabarro | Published: 15 January 2015 | Practice Area: Contract of Employment and Statutory rights
The impact of domestic tax rules is a key factor for professional footballers when deciding which club to join. Eversheds recently conducted a survey to analyse and compare the tax and social burden borne by footballers and their clubs in the UK, Italy, Spain, Germany, France, Portugal and Russia.
Law Firm: Eversheds | Published: 07 January 2015 | Practice Area: Income Tax
The European banking landscape is set to be reshaped this autumn, and it is essential for Eurozone banks and investors to appreciate the implications for their business. This Linklaters report examines the latest regulatory developments and the new financial environment emerging as a result.
Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 15 October 2014 | Practice Area: Regulation and Compliance
This Eversheds guide summarises the local implementation of the rules on cookies across 18 European Union countries, and the efforts of data protection regulators to clarify them, as well as setting out how the rules apply to those operating websites and using cookies across the EU.
Law Firm: Eversheds | Published: 29 September 2014 | Practice Area: Regulators and Enforcement
This DLA Piper guide details how the 'Cookies Regulation' - Article 5(3) of the E-Privacy Directive - has been implemented into the law of the EU member states, looking at the current state of affairs in all 28 countries.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 15 September 2014 | Practice Area: Regulation and Enforcement
The legal terms for the trading of credit default swaps are being overhauled with the issue of the 2014 ISDA Credit Derivative Definitions. Macfarlanes looks at some of the events driving the changes, the key changes brought in by the new definitions, and what those affected should do now.
Law Firm: Macfarlanes | Published: 09 September 2014 | Practice Area: Regulation and Compliance
The legal terms for the trading of credit default swaps are being overhauled with the issue of the 2014 ISDA Credit Derivative Definitions, which incorporate a number of changes to the current terms commonly used for credit derivatives. Macfarlanes sets out the details of the changes.
Law Firm: Macfarlanes | Published: 28 August 2014 | Practice Area: Derivatives
Macfarlanes reports on tech giant Apple's application in Germany to register “the distinctive design and layout of a retail store” as a trade mark, a case of interest to retailers who place branding significance on the design and layout of their selling spaces, particularly their flagship stores...view abstract
Law Firm: Macfarlanes | Published: 06 August 2014 | Practice Area: Trademarks
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