On 13 December 2021, the Cyprus Council of Ministers approved the temporary reduction of the applicable VAT rate on electricity supplied to vulnerable consumers as well as for other households.
The Tax Department has released on 12 October 2021 the Interpretative Circular 53 relating to the above subject.
As the world moves into a greener and more tax conscious climate in 2022, the OECD has already paved the way for implementation of the BEPS Pillar II and a global 15% corporate tax rate on the profit of MNEs.
While funds and their management companies may still be taking stock after a busy year in 2021, 2022 is shaping up to be an equally demanding year for industry stakeholders.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
The European Commission has published rules to permanently lower the initial net short position reporting threshold from 0.2 per cent to 0.1 per cent under the EU Short Selling Regulation (EU SSR).
There has been a marked increase in the number of transactions involving financial sponsors in the Irish market over the last 24 months, although this is really just an acceleration of a general trend...
With Ruling no. 9 of 11 January 2022, the Italian Tax Authorities provided some guidance concerning...
Our Partner Birgit Sambeth Glasner, new president of the Swiss Bar Association, was interviewed by Fokus Rechtsguide on various issues related to the legal profession as well as on the influence of Pandemic on the legal system.
UPDATE on transfer of assets to the next generation - duty to support relatives in old age. The federal social security law (ELG) was revised as of 1 January 2021 and some important parameters have changed.
With the recent decision given by the 13th Chamber of the Council of State on 24 May 2021
In the previous days, the Turkish Competition Authority ("TCA") has published its reasoned decision in which it conditionally cleared the merger transaction.
Karayel Metin Akbulut Attorneys at Law
Bilgi Teknolojileri ve İletişim Kurumu ("BTK") tarafından 18 Ocak 2022 tarihinde 31723 sayılı Resmi Gazete'de Elektronik Haberleşme Sektörüne İlişkin Tüketici Hakları Yönetmeliğinde Değişiklik Yapılmasına Dair Yönetmelik ("Güncel Yönetmelik") yayımlanmıştır.
Gun + Partners
10 Kasım 2021 tarihli, T-353/20 sayılı "EUIPO / InterES Handels- und Dienstleistungs Gesellschaft mbH & Co. KG – Associazione Calcio Milan SpA (AC Milan)" kararı ile...
ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law
The Turkish Data Protection Authority ("DPA") has published Draft Guidelines on Cookies ("the Draft Guidelines") on January 11, 2022, providing explanations on cookies and practical advices...
The 36 Group
Cecilia Xu Lindsey practises in a wide spectrum of Commercial and Chancery areas in both dispute resolution and advice, with an emphasis on Commercial Law (contract, sale of goods, e-commerce, sports law), Company Law,..
In some ways, these cuts seem an obvious way to encourage vaccine uptake, or at least mitigate the impact of vaccine refusal on workplaces.
According to the Electric Vehicles and Infrastructure Report, The UK's transport sector is responsible for 27% of the UK's total greenhouse emissions, with cars contributing up to 55% of those emissions.
Wishing you all a Happy New Year and hope you had a relaxing festive break. This month's update includes lessons from recent litigation concerning ‘cunningly concealed' standard terms...
The Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 applies to the vast majority of commercial property lettings.
The primary purposes of the Act are to extend a tenant's lease beyond the contractual termination date...
As family lawyers, we often use the term co-parenting but what about those high conflict cases when this is just not possible?