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Expertise
11/05/2020
AI in Life Sci­ences
Ar­ti­fi­cial in­tel­li­gence is not new: the term it­self was coined over 60 years ago. However, the con­ver­gence of data volume, pro­cessing power and tech­nic­al cap­ab­il­ity has con­vinced many that the AI era...
18/11/2019
E-pub­lic pro­cure­ment
On 18 Oc­to­ber 2018 ob­lig­at­ory e-pro­cure­ment rules entered in­to force in many EU mem­ber states. The CMS Pub­lic Pro­cure­ment Group has the pleas­ure of shar­ing key in­form­a­tion re­gard­ing mul­tiple jur­is­dic­tions.   Pub­lic...
28/06/2019
In­ter­na­tion­al Dis­putes Di­gest - Sum­mer Edi­tion 2019
Back to main page Wel­come to our In­ter­na­tion­al Dis­putes Di­gest, a new bi-an­nu­al pub­lic­a­tion fea­tur­ing ana­lys­is and com­ment­ary on the key trends cur­rently shap­ing the glob­al dis­pute res­ol­u­tion mar­ket...
27/03/2019
CMS European M&A Study 2019
The CMS Cor­por­ate/M&A group is pleased to launch the el­ev­enth edi­tion of our European M&A Study. This year’s Study re­flects data from 458 deals in 2018 on which CMS ad­vised. This is the largest num­ber...
05/02/2019
Smart Mo­bil­ity
Smart mo­bil­ity is re­shap­ing the trans­port sec­tor, shak­ing up and chal­len­ging tra­di­tion­al trans­port­a­tion mod­els.Coun­tries with clear gov­ern­ment sup­port and ef­fi­cient reg­u­lat­ory up­grades are lead­ing the...
18/01/2019
Di­git­al - In­fra­struc­ture for our 'Con­nec­ted Fu­ture'
With di­git­al in­nov­a­tion now firmly at the fore­front of our every­day life, in­terest in the sup­port­ing in­fra­struc­ture has come sharply in­to fo­cus. Al­though we have spent much of the re­cent past seek­ing...
21/11/2018
Con­nec­ted Fu­ture
Tech­no­logy-driv­en trans­form­a­tions are not only dis­rupt­ing our every­day lives but are also rad­ic­ally trans­form­ing the in­fra­struc­ture sec­tor. On the one hand, in­nov­a­tion is driv­ing an up­grade of ex­ist­ing...
15/01/2018
Net­work Shar­ing 3.0
CMS is de­lighted to be present­ing this third edi­tion of its study on the shar­ing of tele­com­mu­nic­a­tion net­works in the EU and se­lec­ted ter­rit­or­ies around the world. The first edi­tion was highly in­flu­en­tial...
08/11/2017
Over­view of re­tail lease agree­ments
This guide sum­mar­ises the main pro­vi­sions ap­plic­able to re­tail lease agree­ments across a num­ber of CMS jur­is­dic­tions.
26/11/2015
How to do busi­ness in Ir­an - suc­cess­fully
Ir­an of­fers com­pel­ling reas­ons to do busi­ness but only sol­id pre­par­a­tion will lead to suc­cess. The world re­acted with re­lief and ex­cite­ment to the sig­na­ture on 14 Ju­ly 2015 of the Joint Com­pre­hens­ive...
01/06/2015
See­ing the world through your per­spect­ive - CMS An­nu­al Re­view 2014-2015
We are pleased to bring you ‘See­ing the world through your per­spect­ive - CMS An­nu­al Re­view 2014-2015’.This pub­lic­a­tion shows how we at CMS stay close to the prac­tic­al, ‘real life’ world of busi­ness...
13/05/2015
CMS Leg­al Up­date: Is­sues to be aware of when en­ter­ing in­to Eng­lish law...
Across the globe, Eng­lish law has be­come the gov­ern­ing law of choice for many cross-bor­der trans­ac­tions. In the Middle East it is es­tim­ated that Eng­lish law gov­erns two thirds of all M&A trans­ac­tions...