Events

Here you will find out more about upcoming training events run by Simmons & Simmons. Click on the event heading for more information about a specific event and how to attend.

For information, videos and content from past events, please visit our training pages.

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November 2017  
  • Commercial

    Conférence Petit-Déjeuner "Les pays du Golfe à l'épreuve de la crise entre le Qatar et ses voisins: risques et perspectives pour les entreprises françaises"

    21 November 2017

    ​Les thèmes suivants seront abordés : Approche géopolitique : les raisons de la crise, état des lieux, scenarii possibles et Approche juridique : impact de la crise sur les contrats en cours, restructuration de l'organisation régionale des groupes, risques sur les activités régionales en cas de poursuite d'un contrat au Qatar – comment les entreprises françaises doivent-elles réagir dans cet environnement ?

    Paris Conference
  • Private Equity

    7th Private Equity Forum 2017 Conference

    21 November 2017

    Simmons & Simmons is sponsoring this event. It will cover Brexit and what it will mean for Private Equity and Venture Capital with clarification on the next series of changes to ensure you are aware of the necessary key actions and deadlines.

    London Conference
  • Brexit

    Brexit and the German market: investment funds and regulatory considerations

    21 November 2017

    The final webinar of five in this series will discuss the practical implications of relocating or establishing an additional presence in Germany to achieve a smooth transition following Brexit. There will be an opportunity for Q&As.

    London Webinar
  • MiFID

    MiFID2: Commodities

    21 November 2017

    The fifth in a series of webinars on key MiFID2 topics which firms need to consider in the run up to the MiFID2 deadline of 03 January 2018.

    London Webinar
  • Senior Managers Certification Regime Extension pink plant image

    Extension of SMCR: Identifying senior managers and related challenges

    22 November 2017

    This webinar looks at the steps firms within the extension of SMCR should take to identify their senior managers, with a particular focus on tricky issues such as extraterritoriality, how to manage your existing SIF population, statements of responsibility, the duty of responsibility and how to take reasonable steps, and how to create clear reporting lines.

    London Webinar
  • Employment and Benefits

    Breakfast Briefing: Employment law in Germany - Year in Review 2017

    23 November 2017

    German employment law partner Verena Braeckeler-Kogel will provide an update on the most important employment law developments in Germany from the past year as well as look ahead at what HR professionals and employment lawyers with responsibility for employees in Germany can expect in 2018.

    London Seminar
  • Budget

    UK Autumn Budget 2017 Update Webinar

    23 November 2017

    ​Following the release of the UK Autumn Budget 2017 on Wednesday 22 November, our expert tax team will be presenting a brief roundup of the key tax aspects of the Budget that are of particular interest to the business community and will provide immediate reactions and insight.

    Webinar
  • Breakfast Briefing "Aktuelle Entwicklungen bei M&A-Transaktionen"

    28 November 2017

    Nichts ist so stetig wie der Wandel - dieser Allgemeinplatz gilt auch bei M&A-Transaktionen, weshalb wir im Rahmen unserer Breakfast Briefing Reihe wieder einmal auf aktuelle Entwicklungen bei M&A-Transaktionen eingehen möchten.

    Frankfurt Seminar
  • MiFID

    MiFID2: Client documentation

    28 November 2017

    The sixth in a series of webinars on key MiFID2 topics which firms need to consider in the run up to the MiFID2 deadline of 03 January 2018.

    London Webinar
  • Senior Managers Certification Regime Extension pink plant image

    Extension of SMCR: Identifying Certification staff and related challenges

    29 November 2017

    This webinar covers the categories of staff which fall within the ambit of the certification regime under the draft rules, identifying some of the obvious and less obvious categories including your CF30 customer facing function and their managers.

    London Webinar
  • Capital Markets and Derivatives

    London Stock Exchange: why is it an attractive option for German SMEs

    29 November 2017

    Simmons & Simmons, the London Stock Exchange and finnCap are hosting a seminar to discuss raising capital in London and its benefits for German Small and Medium Entreprises (SMEs).

    Frankfurt Seminar
December 2017  
  • MiFID

    MiFID2: Financial promotions

    5 December 2017

    The seventh in a series of webinars on key MiFID2 topics which firms need to consider in the run up to the MiFID2 deadline of 03 January 2018.

    London Webinar
  • Employment and Benefits

    Employment law in the UK

    5 December 2017

    The briefing is in response to developments in employment law in the UK that arise through the year and the issues that we identify as being of concern to our clients.

    London Seminar
  • Senior Managers Certification Regime Extension pink plant image

    Extension of SMCR: Preparing for Conduct Rules

    6 December 2017

    This webinar looks at SMCR Conduct Rules and what firms should do now in preparation for these, including identifying how the application of the Conduct Rules affects many aspects of business and HR processes in particular.

    London Webinar
  • Dispute Resolution - Commercial

    The 16th Annual Review of the Arbitration Act

    6 December 2017

    Our panellists will look back at recent decisions relating to the Arbitration Act 1996, with a particular focus on the Court’s powers in support of arbitral proceedings and tribunal’s powers to regulate its own proceedings. They will also discuss future developments and potential areas of reform.

    London Conference
  • MiFID

    MiFID2: Brexit

    12 December 2017

    The eighth in a series of webinars on key MiFID2 topics which firms need to consider in the run up to the MiFID2 deadline of 03 January 2018.

    London Webinar
  • Senior Managers Certification Regime Extension pink plant image

    Extension of SMCR: Duty of responsibility in practice

    13 December 2017

    This webinar gives a practical overview of the duty of responsibility under SMCR, including by reference to existing guidance from the FCA as well as guidance on the senior managers Conduct Rules.

    London Webinar
  • MiFID

    MiFID2: Last minute Santa's grotto clinic... answering your wishes

    19 December 2017

    The ninth in a series of webinars on key MiFID2 topics which firms need to consider in the run up to the MiFID2 deadline of 03 January 2018.

    London Webinar