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31 July 2020
An­nu­al Re­view 2019 – 2020
22 July 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to e-sig­na­tures in com­mer­cial con­tracts
This CMS Ex­pert Guide fo­cuses on com­mer­cial con­tracts where elec­tron­ic sig­na­tures are used. It in­cludes an over­view that com­pares the dif­fer­ent leg­al situ­ations and uses of e-sig­na­tures across each of the in­ter­na­tion­al jur­is­dic­tions.
05 August 2020
Back on Track: Avoid­ing the smoking gun: leg­al priv­ilege and man­aging doc­u­ment...
Back on Track: prac­tic­al leg­al and risk is­sues for the gambling sec­tor is our series of up­dates for in-house leg­al and com­pli­ance teams in the gambling sec­tor. 
04 August 2020
What can em­ploy­ers do to ad­dress the im­pact of COV­ID-19 and the “new nor­mal”...
In our pre­vi­ous Law-Nows in this series, we looked at the im­port­ance of di­versity and in­clu­sion in a re­ces­sion and how em­ploy­ers can pro­tect their BAME em­ploy­ees. In this art­icle we fo­cus on the po­ten­tial...
30 July 2020
CMS named as Times Top 50 Em­ploy­er for Wo­men for fifth con­sec­ut­ive year
In­ter­na­tion­al law firm CMS has been re­cog­nised by The Times as a Top 50 Em­ploy­er for Wo­men in its 2020 re­port. Read more here.
08 July 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to cli­mate change tax re­forms and in­cent­ives
12 August 2020
Back on Track: Con­sumer pro­tec­tion: the law bey­ond so­cial re­spons­ib­il­ity
Back on Track: prac­tic­al leg­al and risk is­sues for the gambling sec­tor is our series of up­dates for in-house leg­al and com­pli­ance teams in the gambling sec­tor. 
03 August 2020
Oil & Gas: Scope of le­git­im­ate reas­ons to with­hold con­sent
In Apache North Sea Ltd v IN­EOS FPS Ltd [2020] EWHC 2081 (Comm) the Com­mer­cial Court de­cided it was not le­git­im­ate to pre-con­di­tion the giv­ing of a con­sent upon rene­go­ti­ation of com­mer­cial terms where...
30 July 2020
Fu­ture Fa­cing Dis­putes - Us­ing block­chain to open up new pos­sib­il­it­ies
Fu­ture Fa­cing Dis­putes - Us­ing block­chain to open up new pos­sib­il­it­ies for resolv­ing dis­putes in­sight pa­per from CMS. Find out more.
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.
19 August 2020
Back on Track: Whose re­spons­ib­il­ity is it any­way? Risk and re­spons­ib­il­ity...
Back on Track: prac­tic­al leg­al and risk is­sues for the gambling sec­tor is our series of up­dates for in-house leg­al and com­pli­ance teams in the gambling sec­tor. 
03 August 2020
Fi­nal dates for pay­ment linked to in­voices fall foul of the Con­struc­tion...
A re­cently pub­lished TCC de­cision has found that fi­nal dates for pay­ment must be a fixed peri­od of time from the due date un­der a con­struc­tion con­tract. The court held that a pro­vi­sion which made the...