The original comparative guide to law and regulation across the globe, Getting the Deal Through brings you the latest cases, regulatory developments and market trends affecting industries and jurisdictions worldwide in a convenient Q&A format.
We work with leading international lawyers to deliver up-to-date legal information in 150 jurisdictions and over 90 practice areas to a global audience of over 150,000 in-house and private practice lawyers. Key legal matters covered include corporate, financial, competition, litigation and arbitration, energy and IP law.
Providing crucial insight into merger control regimes worldwide, Getting the Deal Through: Merger Control is your comprehensive guide to this complex and fast evolving area. With unrivalled international coverage and depth, Merger Control provides you with all the information you need to get the deal through.
Arbitration contains expert local insight into arbitration laws and institutions worldwide, providing essential ‘need to know’ answers to the fundamental questions facing corporations and counsel. This guide gives a comprehensive overview of the entire process, from the drafting of contractual clauses through to the enforcement of awards in local courts. The book deals with: laws and institutions, arbitration agreements, constitution of arbitral tribunals, arbitral proceedings, interim measures and awards.
Cartel Regulation addresses the most important issues practitioners face to mitigate the fines imposed on clients under the scrutiny of antitrust authorities. Expert local insight into cartel regulation worldwide, covering crucial questions such as: relevant legislation and substantive law, industry-specific offences and defences, steps in an investigation, investigative powers, international cooperation, interplay between jurisdictions, adjudication, appeal process, criminal, civil and administrative sanctions, private damage claims and class actions, recent penalties, sentencing guidelines, leniency and immunity programmes, defending a case and getting the fine down.
Expert local accounts of corporate reorganisation and bankruptcy law worldwide, addressing: applicable legislation, excluded entities, secured lending and credit, competent courts, voluntary liquidations and reorganisations, involuntary liquidations and reorganisations, doing business during reorganisations, stays of proceedings and moratoria, set-off and netting, post-filing credit, expedited, successful and unsuccessful reorganisations, bankruptcy formalities, claims and appeals, voidable transactions, creditors’ enforcement, director and officer liability and international cases.
Specialist contributors summarise the M&A transactional requirements and procedures in their jurisdictions, covering such areas as: types of business combination, applicable legislation, filings and public disclosure requirements, substantial shareholding regulations, duties of directors and controlling shareholders, shareholder rights of approval and appraisal, hostile transactions, break-up fees and frustration of additional bidders, governmental influence on transactions, conditional offers, minority squeeze-out, cross-border transactions, waiting and notification periods, tax issues and labour and employee benefits.
Anti-Corruption Regulation captures the growing anti-corruption jurisprudence that is developing around the globe. Comprising expert summaries of countries’ anticorruption laws and enforcement policies, and including contributions from Transparency International and the OECD. Topics covered include: foreign bribery, financial record keeping and domestic bribery.
Data Protection & Privacy covers many of the most important data protection and data privacy laws in force or in preparation throughout the globe. The laws governing data protection are becoming ever more significant as information becomes indispensable to commercial and public life. Topics covered include: breaches of data protection, exemptions, other affecting laws, PII formats, legitimate processing, notifications, accuracy, security obligations and breaches, registration formalities, penalties, transfers and internet use and electronic communications marketing.
Understand the maze of employment laws needed to deal with a global workforce with this edition, covering areas such as: legislation and agencies, worker representation, background information on applicants, terms of employment, foreign workers, liability of acts of employees, taxation of employees, employee-created IP, termination of employment and dispute resolution.
Air Transport addresses the most important issues and gives ‘first step’ advice from local experts in key jurisdictions, covering: Regulatory bodies, safety regulation, provision of air transport services, acquisition of licences and other rights, regulation of airfares, aircraft registration, airports, liability and accidents, competition law and financial support and state aid.
Aviation Finance & Leasing provides local insight into the most pressing questions arising from the financing and leasing of aircraft. Written by international experts, Aviation Finance & Leasing covers the latest developments in developed and emerging markets and answers questions relating to: the registration and title transfer of aircraft, mortgages, securities and enforcement of lease terminations, related taxes and international payment restrictions, insurance and reinsurance.