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31 July 2019
The severe warnings on climate change starkly documented by the IPCC report and others demonstrate why urgent action to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement is needed. The public, governments and legislators are taking notice and taking action. Much of the legislative...
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...
26 July 2019
In this article, we discuss the emerging demand from investors for Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) financing and its potential effects for stakeholders in the leveraged finance market. Increasingly, investors want to know that their capital is contributing...
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 on twenty one 'Deals of the Year' and is named Latin American Legal Adviser of the Year by IJ Global Awards
25 August 2019
Clifford Chance is proud to announce that it has advised on twenty one award-winning deals globally by IJ Global Awards. The IJGlobal Awards celebrate the best-in-class transactions to have closed over the past calendar year, across the international infrastructure...
Clifford Chance advises China Merchants Capital on US$174 million strategic investment in and rig sale to Shelf Drilling
18 July 2019
Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has advised China Merchants & Great Wall Ocean Strategy & Technology Fund, a fund under China Merchants Capital, on the US$174 million subscription for 19.4% of the outstanding common shares of Shelf Drilling, Ltd....
10 July 2019
Following a targeted review of the Equator Principles (EPs), the Equator Principles Association has published a draft of the fourth iteration of the EPs (EPIV). Subject to further consultation, EPIV will broaden the scope of the EPs to cover a wider range of loans,...
17 June 2019
The UK Government has committed to reducing UK Greenhouse Gas emissions to net zero by 2050, following the recent recommendations of the advisory Climate Change Committee. However, significant uncertainty about detailed implementation remains.
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...