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Kicking UK cannabis legislation out of the long grass

Kicking UK cannabis legislation out of the long grass

By and | 11 Nov 2019

Fieldfisher partners Sarah Ellson and Aymen Khoury summarise practical issues that need to be addressed for the British legal cannabis industry to flourish.

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Legal Update: Securitisation Regulation Reporting Templates

Legal Update: Securitisation Regulation Reporting Templates

By and | 06 Nov 2019

The Securitisation Regulation came into effect across European Union member states from 1 January 2019 (the "Effective Date"). It applies to new securitisation transactions issued on or after the Effective Date and to any existing securitisation in which a new "securitisation position" is created on or after the Effective Date. This means that generally, existing securitisations will continue to be subject to the previous rules, unless new securities are issued or a new securitisation position is created.

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Tipping point: Turning Africa's waste into energy

Tipping point: Turning Africa's waste into energy

By | 04 Nov 2019

Waste-to-Energy could provide a solution to the need for sustainable waste disposal and renewable power generation in Africa, but financing, constructing and delivering major projects in countries without sophisticated refuse collection systems is a challenge even for experienced developers. Cecily Davis examines the case for WtE in Africa.

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Charity Update - 30 October 2019

Charity Update - 30 October 2019

By and | 30 Oct 2019

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments

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Good Faith and "Relational Contracts"

Good Faith and "Relational Contracts"

By | 30 Oct 2019

In two recent cases, the English courts considered whether the duty of good faith should be implied into commercial contracts.

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Sanctions: Cooperating without overcompensating

Sanctions: Cooperating without overcompensating

By , and | 29 Oct 2019

Over-compliance with sanctions rules can paralyse a business unnecessarily, when a carefully considered proportionate response can minimise the risk of committing a breach. Fieldfisher sanctions experts Vivien Davies, Andrew Hood and Vanessa Wilkinson discuss how good planning and proportionate measures can help soothe the sanctions headache.

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Payments Briefing

Payments Briefing

By | 25 Oct 2019

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Inside out: Taking a GC's gaming expertise to market

Inside out: Taking a GC's gaming expertise to market

By | 25 Oct 2019

Tech M&A specialist and former All-American runner Brian Chadwick on what he’s learned about moving from an in-house role at an online mobile games company to private practice.