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All clear: Taking the legal turmoil out of tech

All clear: Taking the legal turmoil out of tech

By | 21 Jan 2019 14:38

At a time of heightened business risk and potentially crippling uncertainty for UK companies, Andrew Dodd, partner and head of technology disputes at Fieldfisher, looks at how recent legal decisions have created reasons to be cheerful in the technology sector.

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Accessing the German Market

Accessing the German Market

By and | 16 Jan 2019

This briefing describes the possibilities for third country credit and financial services institutions which do not benefit from EU passporting rights to access the German market. (Payment services institutions are subject to similar regulations, however, they are not covered by this briefing.) In case of a so-called hard Brexit, it is not unlikely that the United Kingdom would qualify as a third country and, consequently, also UK-based credit / financial services institutions will be treated as any other third country companies.

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EU energy sector set for crucial state aid decisions in 2019

EU energy sector set for crucial state aid decisions in 2019

By and | 15 Jan 2019

2018 witnessed multiple state aid rulings in the European energy industry, putting state aid and competition back at the core of energy regulation. Wouter Vandorpe, of counsel, energy and utilities at Fieldfisher, discusses whether further decisions will bring clarity for energy companies.

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Corporate Capital Markets (CCM) Newsletter

Corporate Capital Markets (CCM) Newsletter

By , , , , and | 14 Jan 2019

Corporate Capital Markets Newsletter von Fieldfisher, der einmal im Quartal mit neuesten Informationen zum Thema Kapitalmarktrecht erscheint

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Junior market detractors should AIM criticisms elsewhere

Junior market detractors should AIM criticisms elsewhere

By and | 14 Jan 2019

Fieldfisher responds to article in the Sunday Times regarding the number of AIM-listed company insolvencies in 2018.

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The Netherlands Commercial Court: an excellent forum to litigate

The Netherlands Commercial Court: an excellent forum to litigate

By | 11 Jan 2019

Since 1 January 2019 the Netherlands Commercial Court (NCC), consisting of the NCC District Court and the NCC Court of Appeal) are officially in function. Litigation is never fun, but if one has to litigate, the NCC is an excellent forum to do so, for a variety of reasons.

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Companies house to carry out extra checks on incorporation applications

Companies house to carry out extra checks on incorporation applications

By and | 09 Jan 2019

It is known that the process of incorporation of a corporate body in the UK is quick and fairly straightforward. However, from 12 December 2018 Companies House will have to carry out extra checks on applications to register corporate bodies to ascertain that they are compliant with the United Nations (UN) financial sanctions.

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Three predictions for the corporate tech sector in 2019

Three predictions for the corporate tech sector in 2019

By | 02 Jan 2019

Fieldfisher corporate partner Tim Bird considers the prospects and pitfalls for tech deal-making in the year ahead.