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9 August 2019
As touched upon in previous instalments of our “Green Rush” series, there is a growing demand among consumers for natural or alternative products with purported health benefits. Following recent changes in the law concerning the legal status of cannabis,...
6 August 2019
On 30 July 2019, the Greek Data Protection Authority (the "Greek DPA") issued a fine of €150,000 against PwC as a result of breaching of the GDPR rules in processing personal data of its employees The Greek DPA initiated an investigation regarding...
31 July 2019
In July 2019, the Romanian Data Protection Authority (the "ANSPDCP") announced the application of the first fines for the breach of the Regulation (EU) no. 2016/679 on the protection of natural persons regarding the processing of personal data and on...
26 July 2019
The New Saudi Insolvency Law represents a significant step towards the achievement of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 and to improve the position of Saudi Arabia in the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business rankings. It seeks to deliver a law which is modern...
26 July 2019
In summary, the FSI Rules allow foreign strategic investors (FSIs) to own Saudi listed shares directly with the intention of “promoting the financial or operational performance of the listed company” (a Strategic Shareholding). The requirements to...
23 July 2019
Law no. 129/2019 aimed at amending the current legal framework on anti-money laundering ("AML") and counter-terrorism financing ("CTF") (the "Law") was passed by the Romanian Parliament and published on 18 July 2019 in the Romanian...
Clifford Chance advises Carrefour on its proposed sale of a controlling stake in its activities in China to Suning.com
9 July 2019
Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has acted as Hong Kong and Dutch legal counsel to Carrefour Nederland B.V. (Carrefour) on the proposed sale of its 80% equity interest in Carrefour China to Chinese electronics and e-commerce retailer Suning.com. The...
3 July 2019
The EU institutions have agreed ambitious new measures to tackle marine litter, by limiting the use of the single-use plastic products that are most often found along Europe's beaches. Products made from oxo-degradable plastic and lost and abandoned fishing...
21 May 2019
Lettre d'actualités de jurisprudence et de réglementation des groupes contrats commerciaux et contentieux : droit économique, droit des contrats, droit de la consommation
17 May 2019
Anche i dipendenti assunti con il cd. "contratto a tutele crescenti" hanno diritto a essere reintegrati nel posto di lavoro se il fatto contestato, pur esistente, non ha rilievo disciplinare. Lo ha ritenuto la Corte di Cassazione con la sentenza n. 12174...