Mergers & Acquisitions


1 to 10 of 515
  • Episode 0547: Impact of Brexit on M&A and ECM

    Video Podcast

    Submitted: 20 May 2016

    Simmons & Simmons partners Colin Bole and Mark Curtis discuss the likely impact of a Brexit on M&A and ECM transactions.

  • China strengthens controls over foreign NGOs' activities in China


    Last Reviewed: 19 May 2016 / Submitted: 19 May 2016

    China has recently promulgated the Foreign NGO Law, under which foreign NGOs' activities in China will be administered and supervised by the public security bureaus.

  • Amendments to the India/Mauritius treaty


    Submitted: 13 May 2016

    Changes are to be introduced to the India/Mauritius double tax treaty, gradually removing the benefits of routing investments into India through Mauritius.

  • Telecoms and technology mergers: M&A and competition perspectives


    Submitted: 01 May 2016

    This session provides an overview of the changes to European data protection requirements being introduced by the new EU General Data Protection Regulation. We also cover how we believe companies ought to approach creating a data protection compliant organisation and what needs to be in their compliance “toolkit”.

  • Norseman Gold: Holding companies and failure of consideration


    Submitted: 29 April 2016

    Mark Watterson and Gary Barnett’s Tax Journal article considers a recent Upper Tier tribunal concerning the failure of a holding company to obtain input VAT credit, where services provided by it were not clearly made for a consideration.

  • Does the German interest barrier rule comply with the German Constitution? Restricted access


    Submitted: 17 March 2016

    The German Federal Fiscal Court (BFH) expressed doubts, given in a decision on 10 February 2016 (I R 20/15), as to whether the German interest barrier rule complies with the German Constitution and has referred this to the German Constitutional Court who now has to decide.

  • QCB scheme fails even though Ramsay not engaged


    Submitted: 14 March 2016

    The Upper Tribunal has held that a conversion of non-QCBs into QCBs failed to avoid taxation, but has rejected application of the Ramsay approach.

  • Episode 0520: Brexit - the exit mechanism

    Video Podcast

    Submitted: 03 March 2016

    Simmons & Simmons partners Charles Bankes and Rowan Freeland discuss what happens next if the UK votes to leave the European Union.

  • Legally binding and irreversible


    Submitted: 02 March 2016

    European Council President describes the UK's renegotiated status within the EU as a "legally binding and irreversible decision by all 28 leaders".

  • Legal Headwinds: Asia - Quarterly Report - Q1 2016 Restricted access


    Submitted: 29 February 2016

    The Q1 2016 edition of Legal Headwinds focuses on key legal and regulatory developments relevant to financial institutions operating in China, Hong Kong and Singapore for the period from 01 January 2016 to 31 March 2016.

1 to 10 of 515