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13 May 2021
CMS ad­vises Turn/River Cap­it­al on €315m stra­tegic in­vest­ment in Red­wood...
In­ter­na­tion­al law firm CMS has ad­vised growth equity firm Turn/River Cap­it­al on its €315 mil­lion stra­tegic in­vest­ment in Red­wood Soft­ware, a lead­ing pro­vider of cloud-based busi­ness and IT pro­cess auto­ma­tion...
12/05/2021
CMS ad­vises En­deit Cap­it­al on Series C fin­an­cing round for lo­gist­ics start-up...
Co­logne – Mu­nich-based lo­gist­ics start-up Par­celLab has com­pleted a Series C round of fin­an­cing that raised a total of USD 112 mil­lion. Dutch-Ger­man ven­ture cap­it­al in­vestor En­deit Cap­it­al was joined...
12 May 2021
CMS Glob­al Fintech Up­date
The leg­al frame­work in the fintech in­dustry is chan­ging very quickly and some­times var­ies greatly from jur­is­dic­tion to jur­is­dic­tion.Our glob­al up­date, will give you an over­view of the latest changes and top­ics we have been deal­ing with in Europe, Africa and Lat­in Amer­ica re­gion. This will give you an at a glance sum­mary of a num­ber of art­icles that we have pro­duced on a loc­al basis.For a more in-depth ana­lys­is or for any ques­tions, please reach out to your usu­al CMS con­tact or lis­ted be­low Fintech ex­perts.
12 May 2021
Fu­ture of Work
This guide helps you find an­swers to es­sen­tial ques­tions about mo­bile work­ing.
12/05/2021
FAQ – Rap­id coronavir­us tests and vac­cin­a­tions
Cov­id-19 vac­cin­a­tions and test­ing in com­pan­ies could play a cru­cial role in com­bat­ing the pan­dem­ic and bring­ing eco­nom­ic life back to nor­mal. In par­tic­u­lar, car­ry­ing out rap­id test­ing in com­pan­ies could...
12 May 2021
Spot­light on Sus­tain­ab­il­ity - Con­sumer Products News­let­ter
Wel­come to our brand new edi­tion of the CMS Con­sumer Products News­let­ter!
11 May 2021
The European Com­mis­sion pro­poses EUR 3.7 mil­lion to sup­port the 1,500 former...
Swis­s­port Bel­gi­um, one of the two li­censed ground hand­ling ser­vice pro­viders at Brus­sels Air­port, was de­clared bank­rupt in June 2020, three months after the air­port's op­er­a­tions were in­ter­rup­ted due to...
10 May 2021
The Court of Justice of the EU cla­ri­fies the dur­a­tion of an in­fringe­ment...
In its pre­lim­in­ary rul­ing of 14 Janu­ary 2021, the Court of Justice of the EU cla­ri­fied the dur­a­tion of an in­fringe­ment in the event of col­lu­sion in a pub­lic tender. De­term­in­ing the end date of the in­fringe­ment...
10 May 2021
Vi­ol­a­tion of mer­ger con­trol pro­ced­ur­al rules: European Com­mis­sion fines...
On 3 May 2021, the European Com­mis­sion fined chem­ic­al maker Sigma-Ald­rich EUR 7.5 mil­lion for provid­ing mis­lead­ing in­form­a­tion dur­ing mer­ger con­trol pro­ceed­ings for Sigma-Ald­rich’s takeover by rival...
07 May 2021
Clev­er moves
Re­lo­cat­ing tal­ent safely, smartly, and seam­lessly As an in­ter­na­tion­al busi­ness, you need your best people to be mo­bile. That can re­quire as­sign­ing ex­ec­ut­ives and em­ploy­ees to dif­fer­ent ter­rit­or­ies – of­ten at short no­tice.CMS Ex­pat Desk – part of the largest em­ploy­ment and tax teams in Europe – provides com­plete and co-or­din­ated ad­vice and sup­port on tax, pen­sions, so­cial se­cur­ity, pay and em­ploy­ment law for ex­pat­ri­ate em­ploy­ees. Glob­al sup­port – from one point Our ex­pat­ri­ate spe­cial­ists are net­worked across 43 coun­tries in Europe, Asia, Africa and Lat­in Amer­ica to give you multi-jur­is­dic­tion­al sup­port – all ser­viced from a single point of con­tact.From the start to ter­min­a­tion of an as­sign­ment, we can help en­sure the op­tim­al leg­al, tax and re­mu­ner­a­tion ar­range­ments for both for the em­ploy­ee and for your busi­ness.With our sup­port, you are free to de­ploy your people wherever they need to be – swiftly and seam­lessly.Our team can:Draw up em­ploy­ee con­tracts cov­er­ing all leg­al as­pects of an as­sign­ment in any giv­en jur­is­dic­tion­Keep you up to speed on the tax and so­cial se­cur­ity re­gimes in each ter­rit­ory – and help re­lo­cated staff nav­ig­ate any po­ten­tial pit­falls in the sys­tem.Ad­vise on op­tim­ising the be­ne­fits of an em­ploy­ee’s ex­pat­ri­ate status – e.g. in terms of tax, re­mu­ner­a­tion and pen­sion ar­range­ment­sHelp your busi­ness man­age multi-jur­is­dic­tion­al payroll and tax ob­lig­a­tion­sAd­vise on spon­sor­ing pen­sion schemes in mul­tiple coun­tries, in­ter­na­tion­al trans­fer of be­ne­fits and en­abling em­ploy­ees to con­tin­ue scheme par­ti­cip­a­tion.Watch the videos for in­form­a­tion about re­gimes in dif­fer­ent coun­tries. For more de­tails about of­fers in in­di­vidu­al jur­is­dic­tions and leg­al as­sist­ance feel free to reach out to your usu­al CMS con­tact or send an email to em­ploy­[email protected]­al.com.
07 May 2021
Ger­man par­lia­ment ad­opts law to im­ple­ment UTP Dir­ect­ive
On 6 May, the Ger­man par­lia­ment form­ally ap­proved the trans­pos­i­tion law for the UTP-Dir­ect­ive. Sched­uled for ap­prov­al by the Fed­er­al Coun­cil at end of May, the law will in­tro­duce a high­er level of pro­tec­tion...
06 May 2021
The Court of Justice of the EU con­firms the Com­mis­sion's de­cision to qual­i­fy...
On 4 March 2021, the Court of Justice of the EU con­firmed the leg­al­ity of the Com­mis­sion's de­cision to qual­i­fy the tax re­gime of four Span­ish pro­fes­sion­al foot­ball clubs as in­com­pat­ible State aid. This...