CMS Expert Guide to Crypto Regulation in Chile
Dis­claim­er: This chapter was last updated 7 February 2024 and does not reflect any subsequent developments. The information provided is intended for general informational purposes and should not be construed...
Energy and climate change: The most significant climate change litigation...
In Verein KlimaSeniorinnen Schweiz and Others v. Switzerland (application no. 53600/20), the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) issued arguably the most impactful and far-reaching ruling on climate...
Transfer of IP rights in Chile
Pat­ents: As­sign­ment 1. How may a patent be assigned (by law and/or transaction) and is it required to record the assignment in the national patent register to become effective?  Industrial property...
Anti-Bribery and Corruption Laws in Chile
On the Pulse webinar series 2024
Welcome to the 2024 On the Pulse webinar series.  This webinar series brings you updates on the latest legal and commercial developments in the life sciences & healthcare sector from around the world. Over the coming period, we will be hosting two webinars on:Unified Patent Court (UPC) - 23 AprilEU Pharma Package - 18 JuneEach webinar will be one hour in length with a 15-minute Q&A session.
Transforming the Legal Landscape? The Impact of LLMs
Large Language Models (LLMs) are a branch of artificial intelligence (AI) that can generate human-like text based on deep learning techniques. LLMs are trained on massive amounts of textual data, such...
Renewable energy in Chile
1. Brief overview of the renewable energy sector The energy challenge in Chile has reached a crucial point in its transition to more sustainable energy sources.   Initially, Chile sought to incorporate...
CMS European M&A Study 2024: Optimism for M&A amid evolving market trends
The CMS Corporate/M&A Group is pleased to launch the 16th edition of the European M&A Study.It's been a wild ride for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) around the world this year. Yet, despite the turbulence...
Plastics and packaging laws in Chile
1. What is the general legislative framework regulating packaging and plastics waste? Current Chilean legislation contemplates environmental regulations in relation to plastic and packaging waste:Law...
Cannabis law and legislation in Chile
Medical use It is permitted to grow, sell and import cannabis for medical use in Chile. The Agricultural and Livestock Service (state agency in charge of the control of flora and fauna in Chile) must...
Price Increases in Commercial Contracts in China
1. In respect of existing busi­ness-to-busi­ness (B2B) agreements that do not contain an explicit price adjustment clause: a. Is the supplier permitted to unilaterally increase prices (or does it have...
After EU Commission's first decision on Carbon Contracts for Difference,...
The European Commission approved the first Carbon Contracts for Difference (CCfD) scheme under the new Guidelines on State aid for climate, environmental protection and energy 2022 (CEEAG).Fol­low­ing the...