This sixth edition of The Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption Review presents the views and observations of leading anti-corruption practitioners in jurisdictions spanning every region of the globe, including new chapters covering Argentina, Canada, Jersey and Sweden. The worldwide scope of this volume reflects the reality that anti-corruption enforcement has become an increasingly global endeavour.
Executive remuneration encompasses a diverse range of practices and is consequently influenced by many different areas of the law, including tax, employment, securities and other aspects of corporate law. The book is structured with the intention of providing readers with an overview of these areas of law as they relate to the field of executive remuneration.
As ‘brilliant’ as HAL 9000 in 2001: A Space Odyssey, as ‘malign’ as Agent Smith in The Matrix trilogy or as ‘dumb’ as Dum-E in Iron Man – asking around about robots which invest your money in financial instruments (securities) may evoke extreme responses. In reality, there is no single ‘investment robot algorithm’.
Automated investment advisory, or management software tools (robo-advisors) differ considerably in terms of key configurations.
Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (the “GDPR”) will apply as of May 25th 2018 directly in all Member States of the EU.
On September 29th, the European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA”) published a further update of its Questions and Answers (“Q&A”) on Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 of 16 April 2014 on market abuse (the “Market Abuse Regulation”) to include a new question and answer in Section 5.
Face à la demande accrue des employeurs mais également des salariés d’organiser leur temps de travail de manière plus flexible, les partenaires sociaux et le Gouvernement ont œuvré en vue de réformer la loi dite PAN du 12 février 1999 mettant en œuvre le plan d’action national en faveur de l’emploi de 1998.
On September 21st 2017, the European Court of Justice (the “ECJ”) rendered its judgements in three different cases regarding the interpretation of the VAT exemption of services supplied by independent groups of persons (“IGP”) to their members.