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1 February 2010
Five Clifford Chance partners were recognised and awarded for their efforts and work in their relative field of expertise.
Date: Wednesday 11 November 2009 While complex co-investment or joint venture agreements have been seen regularly in some industries as an alternative to conventional M&A, there are an increasing number of transactions being structured using such arrangements...
Newsletter 'Grunderwerbsteuerliche Neuregelung zur Vermeidung von RETT-Blocker-Strukturen bei nach dem 6.6.2013 verwirklichten Anteilsgeschäften'
4 July 2013
Am 07.06.2013 ist die sog. Anti-RETT-Blocker-Vorschrift (§ 1 Abs. 3a GrEStG) in Kraft getreten. Bei ab dem 07.06.2013 verwirklichten Rechtsvorgängen ist bei mittelbaren Beteiligungen bzw. Beteiligungsketten für die Frage, ob mindestens 95 % der...
4 July 2013
The new 'anti-RETT-blocker-provision' (section 1 para 3a German RETT Act) has taken effect on 7 June 2013. With respect to any real property share deals finalized as of that day, it will be necessary to determine whether such transaction has the effect...
6 February 2014
Directors' bonuses can be revised if they are unreasonably high and can be clawed back if they are awarded on the basis of incorrect information. Furthermore, a new rule states that if the value of the shares held by directors increases as a result of a public...
8 February 2011
Joint ventures are an increasingly common feature of the European real estate landscape. Investors are seeking to share the risks and rewards of investment, developers are being incentivised with equity-based "promotes" and lenders are swapping distressed...
1 June 2011
Italy has recently approved, with Ministerial Decree 5 May 2011, the new incentives that will be applicable to photovoltaic plants entering into operations after 1 June 2011. The DM was published in the Italian Official Gazette No. 109 of 12 May 2011, and sets...
Clifford Chance conseille KKR sur sa prise de participation dans une joint-venture exploitant un parc éolien en France
6 June 2011
Le cabinet d'avocats international Clifford Chance a conseillé le fonds d'investissement KKR dans le cadre de la prise d'une participation de 50% dans Sorgenia France, joint-venture avec l'opérateur italien Sorgenia (CIR Group), se trouvant à la tête d'un groupe...
3 October 2011
The Republic of Guinea in West Africa has some of the richest mineral deposits in the world. Alongside significant deposits of gold, diamonds and uranium, Guinea has one of the world's largest reserves of bauxite, the raw material for producing aluminium,...
3 December 2013
The Joint Plan of Action on Iran's nuclear activities, agreed on Sunday, 24 November 2013 between Iran and the E3+3 Group (the US, France, Ger-many, the UK, China and Russia), attracted worldwide attention. Undoubtedly, the deal has an important political...