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UK Government publishes proposals to tighten control over takeovers based on national security concern

This article examines the proposals to give the Government greater scope to intervene in takeovers that raise national security concerns.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 25 October 2017 | Practice Area: Social Welfare

Survey results show how investors feel about corporate governance hot topics

ISS, the increasingly influential US proxy voting service, has published results from its annual global survey on listed company governance. This article looks at the key results of interest to UK-based issuers.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 18 October 2017 | Practice Area: Corporate

Summer 2017's top antitrust & competition stories

Here’s a quick recap of the summer’s hottest headlines around the globe, from Linklaters.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 07 September 2017 | Practice Area: Sale and Supply of Goods and Services

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African Election Insights Series: Angola

This bulletin considers the upcoming legislative elections in Angola and the possible policy changes which could affect sectors such as infrastructure and energy and investment into public-private partnerships.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 31 August 2017 | Practice Area: Central Government

African Election Insights Series: Senegal

In the second instalment, Linklaters explores with law firm Geni & Kebe, the potential effect of the election in Senegal, due to take place in July, on key areas of economic activity in the country.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 18 July 2017 | Practice Area: Company Administration

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The Great Repeal Bill: Domesticating EU law

This report from Linklaters proposes a simple and efficient approach to the adoption and adaptation of EU and EU-derived law, saving UK businesses and government time, money and resources.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 05 July 2017 | Practice Area: Company Administration

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Neighbourhood planning: power to the people?

In this article, Linklaters' Louise Samuel explains the concept of neighbourhood planning – what is it and who might get involved.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 30 June 2017 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

African Election Insights Series: Kenya

A number of important political elections are taking place across Africa in 2017. The first instalment in this series explores the potential effect of the Kenyan election due in August.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 30 May 2017 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

UK Private Fund Limited Partnerships now in force

A new form of limited partnership, a “private fund limited partnership”, is available for private funds in the UK.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 07 April 2017 | Practice Area: Sales and Asset Finance

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SEC shortens standard securities settlement cycle from T+3 to T+2

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has adopted an amendment to Rule 15c6-1 under the United States Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 31 March 2017 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

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