Dec 2017 - 

Scotland - proposed new law on security over moveable property

Businesses would find it easier to raise finance against their moveable assets under law reform proposals published on 20th December 2017 by the Scottish Law Commission. The Commission's Report on Moveable Transactions is the culmination of one of the most complex ... Read more
Dec 2017 - 

Scotland - Published book on property development

Our Scotland member, Ken Gerber, has wrtten a book on property development - it is the first legal textbook top tbe published in Scotland on the subject, and is written in plain English with a helpful glossary of temrs used in the development industry, and a  ... Read more
Dec 2017 - 

Reform of Italian Insolvency Law

Reform of Italian Insolvency Law On 11 October 2017 the Senate finally approved the Law for the reform of Italian Insolvency Law. The Government is therefore delegated to enact - within twelve months - the reform in compliance with EU law and the principles set fo ... Read more
May 2017 - 

Seminar on The impact of the recent European Inheritance Law on Families in Transnational Succession

INVITATION TO SEMINAR IN MILAN, ITALY, 12th May 2017 We are proud to present a seminar on The impact of the recent European Inheritance Law on Families in Transnational Succession, at 19-00 on 12th May 2017 in Milan.Please click here to see invitation ... Read more
May 2017 - 

Webinar - "Doing Business in Italy"

Our Italian member firm CLG Italia is presenting a webinar on “Doing Business in Italy” on 11th May 2017 for FCIB (The Finance, Credit and International Business Association). It will be a short presentation, mainly for non-European investors. For deta ... Read more
Jul 2016 - 

EU - Brexit - Tax Implications for the UK

The UK tax systems are currently heavily influenced by EU law and policy. A tension exists between the EU’s objectives of creating a level playing field for member states and removing obstacles to cross border trade and the UK’s desire to retain contro ... Read more
Jul 2016 - 

International Tax update

Representatives of more than 80 countries and jurisdictions have gathered in Kyoto, Japan to push forward ongoing efforts to update international tax rules for the 21st century, the latest step in the OECD/G20 Project to tackle Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BE ... Read more
Jul 2016 - 

Italy - Tax

The term Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) describes the ensemble of two different activities applied by multinationals i.e. on one hand the implementation of tax strategies in order to reduce the tax base (Base erosion), and on the other profit shifting fro ... Read more
Jul 2016 - 

July 2016 - Italy - Taxation

This possibility came out as a result of some statements made by the Government organs to the press; several comments and assumptions followed. From an ethical point of view, this possibility certainly does not send a strong sign to dishonest taxpayers with respec ... Read more
Jul 2016 - 

Italy - taxation

PART ONE: The Reform of Tax Litigation Procedures (Patrizio Tumietto) During the past months three points of extreme relevance have been discussed, regarding taxes - both in Italy and at an international level - that will bring important conclusions to Italian tax ... Read more
Apr 2016 - 

Germany - USA Chemicals company expands into Leverkusen

Momentive Performance Materials, a USA based specialist manufacturer of silicones and innovative materials, is expanding its production capabilities in the automotive segment. The company is investing 30 million US dollars in a new site in Leverkusen, North Rhine ... Read more
Mar 2016 - 

Spain - March 2016 - Supreme Court Ruling in Spain to protect property purchasers

 In 2008, property lending dried up in Spain, as elsewhere, and many people had purchased properties “off-plan” in good faith, but could not complete their transactions. The Spanish law is prevailingly protective for those investors. According to ... Read more

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