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Clifford Chance

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Foreign investment regulation in Australia

24 November 2014


Foreign investment in Australia is governed by a complex combination of law and policy. Inbound investments by foreign persons in Australian businesses and assets over stipulated thresholds will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis to determine whether the transaction...

Spanish Toll roads benefit from Insolvency Law reform

7 November 2014


Spain has introduced new insolvency legislation with effect from 6 September to deal with motorway toll roads in urgent need of restructuring. It allows for the public authorities to initiate a standard proposal to facilitate the restructuring of all concessionaires....

European Court gives guidance on the winding up directive for banks

6 November 2014


On 17 October 2014 a European Court in the case of Landsbanki hf v Merrill Lynch International Limited provided some much needed guidance on protecting the legitimate expectations of creditors and third parties for transactions entered into prior to the winding...

Vietnam: New bankruptcy law 2014 [Japanese translation]

30 October 2014


A new bankruptcy law was recently adopted by the National Assembly of Vietnam which will replace the bankruptcy law introduced in 2004.  This briefing will outline some of the significant changes that the new law introduces in Vietnam. Key issues A creditor's...

The Restructuring Review 2014 Russia

16 October 2014


The Russia chapter of The Restructuring Review outlines the conditions prevailing in the Russian restructuring market in 2014 and 2015 and highlights some of the legal and commercial developments and trends that are expected to be significant in the future.

How safe is the avoidance safe harbour in Czech insolvency law?

30 September 2014


In a recent case, the Czech Supreme Court had the first opportunity to define the contours of the "contemporaneous exchange of adequate value" safe harbour applicable in avoidance cases under the Insolvency Act 182/2006. The court drew the boundaries...

Russia Media Ownership: A Changing Landscape

30 September 2014


On 26 September 2014 the State Duma, the lower chamber of the Russian Parliament, adopted in the second and (final) third reading the draft bill No. 604509-6 ("Amendment") which provides for far-reaching amendments to the Federal Law "On Mass Media"...