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Luxembourg watchdog issues new circular on investment services

Luxembourg watchdog issues new circular on investment services

By | 18 Apr 2019

The Luxembourg watchdog recently issued circular 19/716 on 12 April 2019 (the "Circular"). The purpose of the Circular is to lay out the different regimes that apply to third-country firms that wish to provide, in Luxembourg, investment services or perform investment activities together with ancillary investment services in accordance with Article 32-1 of the LSF (Luxembourg MiFID law), as amended.

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Charity Update - 9 April 2019

Charity Update - 9 April 2019

By and | 17 Apr 2019

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments

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How a changing breed of investor in the UKCS has led to a re-modelling of legal services

How a changing breed of investor in the UKCS has led to a re-modelling of legal services

By | 17 Apr 2019

Private equity's lean machines are demanding a shake-up of traditional legal service delivery – particularly in the margin-sensitive oil and gas sector. Stuart Carter, head of oil and gas at Fieldfisher, looks at how law firms are responding to the market's changing needs.

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Satellite and Space Projects News – April 2019

Satellite and Space Projects News – April 2019

By | 16 Apr 2019

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

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General Court: appeals against reasons included in decision for sake of completeness are ineffective

By | 09 Apr 2019

This article looks at the EU General Court's decision in Ilhan v European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) (Case T-785/17, 24 January 2019), concerning the registration of the EU trade mark BIG SAM SPORTSWEAR COMPANY, which was found to be invalid.

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FOI request shows HMRC failing to crack down on money laundering

FOI request shows HMRC failing to crack down on money laundering

By and | 08 Apr 2019

Statistics obtained by European law firm Fieldfisher through a Freedom of Information (FOI) request indicate that HMRC is failing in its aim to reduce incidents of money laundering in the UK, despite pledging to crack down on corporate and financial crime.

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What Will the Eagerly Anticipated Foreign Investment Law Bring About?

What Will the Eagerly Anticipated Foreign Investment Law Bring About?

By | 03 Apr 2019

On March 15, 2019, the Foreign Investment Law of the People's Republic of China (hereinafter referred to as the "Foreign Investment Law") was adopted by the National People's Congress and will come into force on January 1, 2020.