In May 2020, OFAC, the US State Department and US Coast Guard issued a joint Sanctions Advisory for the Maritime Industry.
In this article we discuss the English Court of Appeal’s recent decision in A & B v C, D & E (2020), concerning the court’s power to make an order for the taking of evidence by way of deposition from a non-party witness in aid of a foreign arbitration.
This note summarises the key temporary changes to the regulatory framework for companies listed in the UK that have been announced to date in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and provides suggestions on how such companies might mitigate the disruption from COVID-19 including the use of virtual AGMs.
This article examines the alternative approaches to restructuring through schemes of arrangement in the offshore sector.
This article explains the difference between an electronic signature and a digital signature, what digital signatures look like, how they work and why they are more secure than ‘simple’ electronic signatures.
This article explores the restrictions being put in place on foreign investments in Germany.
This article explores the changing views of FDI in the EU, the UK, Germany and France.
This briefing explores some of the risks of resource nationalism and the structuring of projects to benefit from the protection of an investment treaty.
In this article we discuss the new measures adopted for the energy sector in Greece, as included in the new Legislative Act issued to address the Covid-19 pandemic.
With its Economic Stabilisation Fund, the German federal government has created a further opportunity to support companies in the real economy impacted by the coronavirus crisis.