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2 July 2020
A New Deal for Bri­tain – The CMS Plan­ning Group’s Agenda for Great­er Flex­ib­il­ity...
As the UK enters re­ces­sion, we ur­gently need to look at how the plan­ning sys­tem can re­spond to at­tract in­vest­ment and drive growth. Dur­ing the pan­dem­ic there have been nu­mer­ous tweaks to the plan­ning sys­tem, but these have been largely lim­ited to tack­lin
09 June 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to In­solv­ency in Lat­in Amer­ica
CMS Ex­pert Guide to In­solv­ency in Lat­in Amer­ica has been pre­pared in or­der to provide an in­tro­duc­tion and brief ex­plan­a­tion of cer­tain in­solv­ency is­sues that have be­come rel­ev­ant in the cur­rent con­text in the fol­low­ing jur­is­dic­tions:  Chile, Colom­bia, Mex­ico and Peru.
14 July 2020
The Me­dia Lit­ig­a­tion Toolkit
In the di­git­al age, in­form­a­tion is dis­sem­in­ated faster, with more ease and with less ac­count­ab­il­ity than ever be­fore, pos­ing sig­ni­fic­ant risks and chal­lenges to both in­di­vidu­als and or­gan­isa­tions who want to con­trol their repu­ta­tion and in­form­a­tion, and o
16 January 2018
5 Top Trends for Adtech in 2018
Adtech has al­ways been a dy­nam­ic, evolving in­dustry that is con­stantly chan­ging. As we move in­to 2018, here are 5 top trends that we think will be seen in the adtech mar­ket this year.   1. Con­sol­id­a­tion...
02 July 2020
FCA Re­search Note: Cryptoasset Con­sumer Re­search 2020
On 30 June 2020, the FCA pub­lished a re­search note on cryptoasset con­sumers which forms part of the FCA’s work along­side the Gov­ern­ment and the Bank of Eng­land (“BoE”) to un­der­stand mar­ket size,...
1 July 2020
Syn­thet­ic W&I In­sur­ance for dis­tressed trans­ac­tions
CMS, Brock­well, and HWF have teamed up to cre­ate an off-the-shelf- solu­tion for dis­tressed deals. Syn­thet­ic W&I in­sur­ance can provide buy­ers with broad war­ranty cov­er­age to pro­tect them against his­tor­ic li­ab­il­it­ies and max­im­ise value for the Seller’s cre
02 June 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to In­ter­na­tion­al Ar­bit­ra­tion
This CMS Ex­pert Guide con­tains an over­view of in­ter­na­tion­al ar­bit­ra­tion prac­tice and chapters on the law and prac­tice of ar­bit­ra­tion in the jur­is­dic­tions covered.
15 July 2020
Risk Es­sen­tials: Con­trac­tu­al ob­lig­a­tions: de­vel­op­ing the New Nor­mal
In this we­bin­ar we will be look­ing ahead to what the New Nor­mal for con­tract ob­lig­a­tions may look like after the COV­ID19 crisis, with a par­tic­u­lar fo­cus on good faith con­cepts emer­ging un­der Eng­lish con­tract law. 
27 October 2017
Ad­vert­ising on the road less trav­elled
As a re­l­at­ive new­comer to Lon­don, one cul­tur­al quirk of my new city that I've fully em­braced is the Tube Ex­cuse. Don't pre­tend you don't know what I mean: "sorry I'm late - ab­so­lute night­mare on the Pic­ca­dilly...
02 July 2020
FCA Ex­ten­sion of the Seni­or Man­agers & Cer­ti­fic­a­tion Re­gime (SM&CR) im­ple­ment­a­tion...
The dead­line for solo-reg­u­lated firms to have un­der­taken the first as­sess­ment of the fit­ness and pro­pri­ety of their Cer­ti­fied Per­sons has been ex­ten­ded from 9 Decem­ber 2020 to 31 March 2021. To en­sure...
1 July 2020
Law firms col­lab­or­ate on in­dustry first to ac­cel­er­ate tech ad­op­tion in...
With the ab­sence of uni­ver­sal guid­ance on the use of new tech­no­lo­gies in in­ter­na­tion­al ar­bit­ra­tion in­creas­ingly ap­par­ent and ex­acer­bated by the COV­ID-19 pan­dem­ic, a group of six in­ter­na­tion­al law firms have de­veloped a pro­tocol to help de­liv­er a glob­ally
02 June 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to pay­ment term le­gis­la­tion