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A guide to insolvency and business restructuring in 16 African countries

Doing business in Africa is associated with diverse challenges and risks and must be founded on a strong legal base. This report looks at insolvency and business restructuring laws across the continent, covering 16 countries including Algeria, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal and South Africa.

Law Firm: LEX Africa | Published: 09 August 2017 | Practice Area: Insolvency

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An introduction to VAT in the Gulf states

A new Value Added Tax (VAT) is to be introduced in the Gulf States with effect from 1 January 2018. This article provides an overview of how it will operate.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 20 July 2017 | Practice Area: Taxation

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Frustration in Qatar: The contractual consequences for the shipping industry

On 5 June 2017, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain issued statements cutting ties with Qatar. This article looks at the implications for the region's shipping industry.

Law Firm: 20 Essex Street | Published: 10 July 2017 | Practice Area: Sea

The Mutual Agreement Procedure: A taxpayers' tool reinvented

Tax risks of multinational enterprises are expected to continue to increase post-BEPS as tax authorities globally increase their scrutiny on their cross-border tax transactions. This article examines the trend.

Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 07 July 2017 | Practice Area: Double Taxation

Qatar: diplomatic ties severed – implications for business

Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain have severed diplomatic ties with, and transport links to, Qatar. This article looks at initial issues that companies may take into consideration to ensure business continuity.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 13 June 2017 | Practice Area: Central Government

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£7.5 million security for costs awarded against foreign litigation funder

In a judgment handed down on 23 May 2017 in The RBS Rights Issue Litigation [2017] EWHC 1217 (Ch), the court ordered a BVI registered litigation funder to pay £7.5 million security for costs.

Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 02 June 2017 | Practice Area: Business of law

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Asset-stripping of judgment debtors, freezing injunctions, the limits of tortious liability and reflective loss

David Lewis QC and Richard Greenberg report on Marex Financial Limited v Carlos Sevilleja Garcia [2017] EWHC 918 (Comm).

Law Firm: 20 Essex Street | Published: 04 May 2017 | Practice Area: Business of law

The flashpoints hindering gender parity in law: a best practice guide to improving diversity

Diversity is rising up the agenda for law firms, with more and more GCs now demanding a better gender balance among their external advisers. This report, which looks at some of the flashpoints hindering progress, includes a best practice checklist for firms aiming to boost diversity among their ranks...view abstract

Law Firm: ALM Intelligence | Published: 20 April 2017 | Practice Area: Career development

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Cayman Islands: CRS notification and reporting deadlines extended

On 3 March 2017 the Cayman Islands announced that the 2017 deadlines for notification and reporting obligations under the Common Reporting Standard regulations will be extended by two months.

Law Firm: Harneys | Published: 24 March 2017 | Practice Area: Banking and Finance

Contingent liabilities: points for the Cayman Islands voluntary liquidator to consider

This briefing explains why contingent liability is a matter for careful consideration by a voluntary liquidator and sets out the key challenges for Cayman liquidators.

Law Firm: Grant Thornton | Published: 17 March 2017 | Practice Area: Banking and Finance

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