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Government publishes its response to the ATOL Consultation

Government publishes its response to the ATOL Consultation

By | 17 Feb 2017

On 28 October 2016, the Department for Transport ("DfT") launched the first Government consultation on implementation of the new Package Travel Directive ("New PTD").

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Legal entity identifiers and classification of regulatory information for main market companies

Legal entity identifiers and classification of regulatory information for main market companies

By | 15 Feb 2017

New requirement for main market companies to provide the FCA with their legal entity identifier and to classify regulated information when announcements are made.

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Liability to investors

Liability to investors

By | 15 Feb 2017

The Court of Appeal has allowed an appeal by Roskilde, a Danish Bank, that it should compensate an investor who had acquired its subordinated loan notes.

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Failed attempt to block a takeover scheme by share-splitting

Failed attempt to block a takeover scheme by share-splitting

By | 15 Feb 2017

The High Court has recently rejected an attempt by shareholders to block a takeover, by scheme of arrangement, of Dee Valley Group plc by Severn Trent Water Limited.

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Corporate Financier: The Race to Conquer Space

Corporate Financier: The Race to Conquer Space

By | 13 Feb 2017

John Worthy flags the UK's range of exciting and innovative space companies and the opportunities for UK space businesses.

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Kartellrecht & Compliance - OLG Düsseldorf erhöht Bußgelder für Informationsaustausch

Kartellrecht & Compliance - OLG Düsseldorf erhöht Bußgelder für Informationsaustausch

By | 10 Feb 2017

Das OLG Düsseldorf hat im sog. Süßwaren-Kartell bestätigt, dass nicht nur klassische Absprachen zwischen Unternehmen kartellrechtlich verboten sind.

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Rolls-Royce - cooperation not confession unlocks DPA

Rolls-Royce - cooperation not confession unlocks DPA

By | 09 Feb 2017

The Serious Fraud Office has entered into a significant Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) with Rolls-Royce PLC. Approved in principle by Sir Brian Leveson QC on 16 January 2017.

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Kartellrecht & Compliance - Finanzgericht Köln: Kartellgeldbuße mindert die Steuern nicht (Ausnahme: Abschöpfung)

Kartellrecht & Compliance - Finanzgericht Köln: Kartellgeldbuße mindert die Steuern nicht (Ausnahme: Abschöpfung)

By | 09 Feb 2017

Das Finanzgericht Köln hat am 1. Februar 2017 eine Entscheidung veröffentlicht zur steuerlichen Geltendmachung von Kartellbußgeldern.

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Satellite & Space Projects News - February 2017

Satellite & Space Projects News - February 2017

By | 09 Feb 2017

Our latest digest of recent news in the satellite and space projects sector.