Reductions in force – also known as collective redundancies – can be daunting for employers, both in dealing with employee issues and protecting the company from liability.
Mayer Brown JSM
Today, perhaps more than ever, institutions and corporations operate in an environment where they are required and expected to critically assess their own operations and conduct.
Information Management Solutions Limited
It has happened again. A Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda is once again proposing to balance the deficit of the nation’s economy by the sale of 110 acres of the Half Moon Bay Resort property.
The Bahamas has recently committed to adopting the Automatic Exchange of Information Standard ("AEOI Standard") which the Government states it will implement by means of individually negotiated bilateral treaties by end of 2018.
Welcome to our latest Appleby report which provides data, insight and analysis on the global Collateralised Loan Obligation (CLO) market.
Coffee houses were an important part of commercial London in the 1700s, and Lloyd’s Coffee House was known as a place to talk about shipping.
Conyers Dill & Pearman
The long awaited portfolio insurance company legislation is now in force
DMS Offshore Investment Services
The US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is in the vanguard of a global movement towards the automatic exchange of information on tax matters.
As of January 16, 2015, a new or existing SPC is able to incorporate one or more of its segregated portfolios by establishing a "portfolio insurance company" (PIC) under the SPC.
Andreas Neocleous & Co LLC
The double tax agreement between Cyprus and Lithuania took effect from January 1 2015 in respect of taxes withheld at source on or after that date and all other taxes on income for fiscal years beginning on or after that date.
Andreas Neocleous & Co LLC
The new double taxation agreement between Cyprus and Iceland, which was signed on 13 November 2014, entered into force on 22 December 2014.
We urge promoters of multi-class UCITS products to consider this Discussion Paper.
The law applies to information requested by another State under a bilateral agreement, relevant European Directives as implemented in Luxembourg or the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters.
Businesses involved in the cross border supply of services should be aware that a global shift is taking place in the way such services are taxed from a VAT/GST perspective.
The sunny island continues to leave an impression globally. Malta has featured sixth in the index of the best places to retire for Americans.
KPMG’s Global Indirect Tax Brief brings you the latest news on indirect tax developments from around the world.
Mamo TCV Advocates
The 'Protection of the Whistleblower Act' (the
'Act') which came into force on the 15th September 2013
seeks to make provision for procedures in terms of which employees
ACT Consultus Limited
A new gambling legislation, the Government Emergency Ordinance (GEO 92/2014), is to enter into force in Romania on 13th February 2015, after the government approved amendments, right before the end of 2014, to the country’s main piece of legislation on gambling, Government Emergency Ordinance (GEO 77/2009).
The two acronyms that will undoubtedly top the list of oft-used
expressions by European bankers in 2014 are AQR and SSM.
Substance is a key theme in international structures and in international tax planning. Various tax authorities and Courts around the world are attacking structures which lack substance.