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08 February 2023

Investigate: a 360° view of investigations

Join experts from around our global network as we explore the key issues arising in internal and external investigations.
07 February 2023

Madrid Video Updates: Global M&A Outlook 2023

Corporate senior associate Marcos Fernández-Rico highlights the main features of our new guide on the outlook for the global M&A market in 2023.
07 February 2023

China Disputes predictions: Year of the Rabbit

Hear from our expert Greater China Disputes team on what opportunities, risks and potential rewards companies stand to face as we transition into the Year of The Rabbit.
07 February 2023

First steps – Spanish Government unveils comprehensive class action bill

New law will build on EU directive aimed at protecting consumers and marks a significant change in Spain's support for group actions
06 February 2023

The EU's forced labour regulation – A comprehensive assessment

Brussels' proposed regime will press companies to ensure their supply chains are free of forced labour
03 February 2023

Australian corporate crime & investigations watch list: key issues to watch in 2023

We explore corporate crime and investigations issues to watch in 2023, building off our round-up of key developments from the last year.
03 February 2023

Australia policyholder insurance highlights 2022

Our assessment of the key lessons for insurance policyholders based on last year’s top cases and market developments.
03 February 2023

New UAE Commercial Agencies Law comes into force

Last year, we published an e-bulletin on the key changes that had been announced to the draft UAE Commercial Agencies Law. Following the passage of Federal Law No. 3/2022 in December 2022 (the " Commercial Agencies Law "), these changes are now in-force. Below we have provided a re-cap of the key...
03 February 2023

UK Public M&A Monthly Activity Update: January 2023

In January 2023, there were three Rule 2.7 announcements made across the UK public M&A market and a further two possible offers announced.
02 February 2023

COMPUTER SAYS NO – WILL FAIRNESS SURVIVE IN THE AGE OF AI?

In the latest of our TechQuake series, we explore how emerging regulation will tackle ethical dilemmas as artificial intelligence spreads across borders and industries
27 January 2023

Introducing a UK Insurer Resolution Regime

The Treasury unveils plans for a new Insurer Resolution Regime in bid to remain at the forefront of international standards
25 January 2023

M&A STANDPOINT: Formal sale processes: A useful tool to solicit offers or a last resort?

FSPs were created to encourage a competitive and confidential sale process under the Takeover Code, but often they may signal that a company has run out of options. However, a number of companies have elected to launch FSPs in recent months, so when is an FSP is the right choice for a company?
24 January 2023

ESG Regulatory Timeline and Developments Tracker

Horizon Scanning: ESG Regulation – UK and EU Developments
24 January 2023

Global M&A Outlook 2023: Automotive Electric and digital revolutions still drive M&A

The automotive sector is currently experiencing two inflection points at the same time: an electric vehicle revolution, as the industry transitions from the internal combustion engine (ICE) to zero emission vehicles (ZEV) including battery electric vehicles (BEV) as part of the wider...
24 January 2023

Global M&A Outlook 2023: Consumer 2022 was a challenging year compared to 2021

M&A in the consumer sector slowed throughout 2022 as compared to the buoyant trends in 2021. Macro-economic issues and global headwinds have meant a tougher environment for consumers, particularly with record-breaking inflation adding to the cost of living and turning the screws on household...