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Energy and Utilities

The Energy Transition | Ofgem's new rules for the non-domestic energy sector

Welcome to our top picks of the latest energy regulatory and market developments in the UK's transition to net zero.
Dispute resolution

English High Court considers 'balance of convenience' in Sparta damages ruling

The decision demonstrates how disputes about restrictive covenants are highly fact sensitive and evidence based
ESG – Environmental, Social and Governance

What is natural capital and what does it mean for investors and lenders in the UK and Europe ?

While some natural capital-related regulatory requirements may currently only be voluntary, or not yet catch financial institutions, there may be
Regulatory and compliance

European Parliament formally adopts Product Liability Directive

What changes and practical actions should businesses be considering?
Competition, antitrust and trade

UK competition regulator issues fresh guidance on green collaborations for sustainability

CMA charts way for businesses to navigate sustainability concerns in supply chains while maintaining competition
International expansion and growth

Setting sail globally: launching internationally in an interconnected world

Launching a business internationally can be a game-changer but comes with its own set of challenges and considerations
Intellectual property

Orders to preserve evidence under the Unified Patent Court: seven trends from the emerging case law

The UPC has demonstrated a flexible approach – and so far has routinely granted ex parte orders to preserve evidence
Energy and Utilities

The Energy Transition | Ofgem's vision for a clean, affordable and secure energy system

Welcome to our top picks of the latest energy regulatory and market developments in the UK's transition to net zero.
Tax

Tax domicile is not tax residence | Withholding tax on French-source wages, salaries and pension (under Article 182 A of the French tax code): what practical implications?

In a decision handed down on 5 February this year, CE, 5 févr. 2024, n° 469771, Société Axa Group Opérations
Regulatory and compliance

UK government unveils draft procurement regulations for public sector bids

Authorities and suppliers will need to keep an eye on information published about procurements and resulting contracts
Energy

Judicial situation of wind farms in Galicia: preliminary ruling and suspension of administrative proceedings

The suspension of the authorization procedures for a significant number of wind farms in Galicia is putting the sector on