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19 August 2014
In early August 2014 amendments to the legislation on currency regulation and currency control entered into force, increasing the range of cases where money can be credited to accounts of Russian residents opened in banks outside Russia. The addition of such...
18 August 2014
A number of significant amendments, to become effective on 19 January 2013, are being made to Ukraine's insolvency law (the "Insolvency Law"). The changes, which are likely to be subject to further amendment prior to becoming effective, are an attempt...
Clifford Chance advises sellers Providence Equity Partners and Airbridge in sale of majority stake in CDS Topco B.V. to Astorg Partners
15 August 2014
Clifford Chance advised the sellers Providence Equity Partners and Airbridge in the sale of a majority stake in CDS Topco B.V., a Pan-European retail and wholesale supplier of "Direct to Home" satellite pay TV services (known under the name of ''M7''),...
12 August 2014
Oliver Felsenstein (54) will be the new Head of Corporate of Clifford Chance Germany. He is due to assume the role for a four-year term on 1 September 2014. He will succeed Dr. Peter Dieners, who will become Managing Partner Germany on the same day. Oliver Felsenstein's...
Clifford Chance advises Siemens on the sale of its business for hospital information systems for USD 1.3 billion to Cerner Corp.
6 August 2014
Clifford Chance has advised Siemens AG on the sale of its business for hospital information systems (HS) for USD 1.3 billion to the US-based company Cerner Corp. The transaction is subject to applicable regulatory approvals. HS is headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania/USA,...
Clifford Chance advises BNP Paribas on an agreement with UniCredit Bank AG to acquire the latter's interest in DAB Bank
5 August 2014
Clifford Chance advised BNP Paribas with regard to an agreement with UniCredit Bank AG in order to acquire the latter's interest in DAB Bank of approx. 81.39%. By means of this transaction, BNP Paribas intends to considerably expand its digital banking business...
Companies Act Reform: Organisation Restructuring/M&A (Share Purchase Demand, Injunction against Organisation Restructuring and Corporate Split)
5 August 2014
This Briefing explains the amendment to the Companies Act and other related laws, which was enacted on 20 June 2014, focusing on: share purchase demands, which are demands by shareholders that the company purchase their shares, in relation to business transfers...
31 July 2014
Clifford Chance has advised BlackBerry Limited, Waterloo, Ontario (Canada), on the acquisition of high-security voice and data encryption specialist Secusmart GmbH, Düsseldorf (Germany). The transaction is subject to the approval from the competent authorities....
29 July 2014
Newsletter on case law and regulation relating to civil law, commercial law, economic regulation and consumer law. Newsletter of the commercial contracts group and litigation group.
29 July 2014
Lettre d'actualité de jurisprudence et de réglementation des groupes contrats commerciaux et contentieux : droit économique (réseaux de distribution, transparence tarifaire, pratiques déloyales...), droit des contrats, droit...