All Insights

Dispute resolution

UK to make ‘failure to prevent fraud’ a criminal offence

Recently proposed amendments will see the biggest change in corporate criminal enforcement since the enactment of the Bribery Act in

27/01/2023
Corporate

Spain modifies rules to dissolve companies and to control foreign investments

New corporate developments follow the entry into force of Royal Decree-Law 20/2022 of 27 December

25/01/2023
Financial Services

Banks' anti-money laundering failures targeted by the UK FCA in New Year clamp down

The financial regulator's opening salvo of enforcement action highlights a range of AML shortcomings at UK banks

24/01/2023
ESG, sustainability and responsible business

How the ESG agenda is shaping international supply chains in Asia

Sustainable strategies and supply chain management are a focus in the region and for legal advisors in 2023 and beyond

18/01/2023
Corporate

2023 predictions: What's on the horizon for US businesses operating in Europe?

By staying ahead of the curve and preparing for changes, US businesses can remain competitive and successful in Europe

17/01/2023
Financial Services

Investment funds and asset management: the international road ahead for 2023

What UK, EU and international legislative and non-legislative developments can be expected over the next 12 months?

12/01/2023
Knowledge Notes

UK business law predictions for 2023

As the new year unfolds, we look ahead at what legal developments businesses can expect

11/01/2023
Corporate

VC Focus | Why VCs and companies use convertible loan notes and bridging rounds in the UK

Bridging finance is often used in venture capital finance with a variety of options available.

09/01/2023
Corporate

VC Focus | UK term sheets explained for founders: leaver provisions and founders' interests

In this second Insight on term sheets, we explain some additional technical terms, including founder vesting, anti-dilution ratchets, and “drag

09/01/2023
Corporate

VC Focus | UK term sheets explained for founders: understanding the jargon

While not legally binding, term sheets reflect the agreed position on material commercial points in a VC investment, and need

09/01/2023
Corporate

VC Focus | Top 10 tips for companies on how best to prepare for VC investment

Businesses may encounter a number of issues when preparing for a venture capital fundraising – but careful planning can make

09/01/2023
Corporate

VC Focus | How companies can successfully navigate the VC investment process

Securing investment from VCs can be disruptive and slow – but there are things that can be done to ease

09/01/2023