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Back to COVID-19: The new normal?

COVID-19 is impacting all parts of everyday life, including your business. The great disruption caused by the virus and the measures taken to combat it raise a number of issues.

The insights (articles, podcasts, webinars) in the feed below brings together perspectives on the legal and commercial issues affecting businesses across the globe.

CMS Corona Legal Team 

We have assembled a CMS Corona Legal Team, a multidisciplinary team of legal experts that focusses on advising businesses on all corona-related issues. Our experts are happy to help as it is our goal to reduce the consequences of the coronavirus together with you. 

Should you have any questions, please reach out to [email protected].

COV­ID-19: Leg­al Q&A
The con­sequences of the corona crisis raise many un­cer­tain­ties for com­pan­ies. In this Q&A sev­er­al prac­tice area groups an­swer the most fre­quently asked ques­tions. This page will be reg­u­larly up­dated as more in­form­a­tion about COV­ID-19 and its im­plicat
Key meas­ures to con­sider in op­tim­ising cash-flow man­age­ment dur­ing the...
Or­gan­isa­tions face much un­cer­tainty dur­ing the COV­ID-19 crisis, which makes man­aging the cash-flow very chal­len­ging. This in­fograph­ic provides sev­er­al key meas­ures to con­sider, as re­com­men­ded by our ex­perts.me­di­um
CMS Ex­pert Guide for Dir­ect­ors of Com­pan­ies




W&I In­sur­ance in the Dutch mar­ket: COV­ID-19, trans­ac­tions and claims
12 May 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide for dir­ect­ors of com­pan­ies
07 September 2020
COV­ID-19: European Com­mis­sion gives green light to aid scheme for Ger­man...
In a de­cision of 11 Au­gust, the European Com­mis­sion au­thor­ised a Ger­man aid scheme to sup­port Ger­man air­port op­er­at­ors. The scheme was au­thor­ised partly on the basis of Art­icle 107(2)(b) TFEU and partly...
Im­pact of COV­ID-19 on M&A trans­ac­tions
27 April 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to gov­ern­ment sup­port for em­ploy­ers and work­ers
This ex­pert guide ex­plores the ways dif­fer­ent gov­ern­ments have at­temp­ted to al­le­vi­ate the stress the pan­dem­ic has im­posed on both em­ploy­ers and work­ers and en­sure busi­ness con­tinu­ity.
21 August 2020
COV­ID-19: the European Com­mis­sion gives green light to the Dan­ish and Swedish...
The European Com­mis­sion ap­proved, on 17 Au­gust 2020, the re­cap­it­al­isa­tion of SAS by Den­mark and Sweden for a total budget of EUR 1 bil­lion (of which ap­prox­im­ately EUR 583 mil­lion will be gran­ted by...
Can the COV­ID-19 crisis be con­sidered as an un­fore­seen cir­cum­stance in...
22 April 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to COV­ID-19's im­pact on IP leg­al tim­ings
As in all as­pects of busi­ness, COV­ID-19 is im­pact­ing the world of IP and the po­s­i­tion is con­stantly chan­ging. To help you pri­or­it­ise and plan, the Glob­al IP prac­tice at CMS has put to­geth­er an over­view of COV­ID-19's cur­rent im­pact on pro­ced­ur­al timetables be­fore courts, na­tion­al in­tel­lec­tu­al prop­erty of­fices and key in­ter­na­tion­al IP in­sti­tu­tions.
07 August 2020
Treaty claims for can­celled or mod­i­fied in­fra­struc­ture pro­jects in the...
A re­cent IC­SID tribunal has denied an in­vestor’s claim con­cern­ing the de­vel­op­ment of an air­port pro­ject in Latvia. The in­vestor was un­able to pro­ceed with the con­struc­tion of its pro­ject due to nu­mer­ous...
Neth­er­lands is­sues new tax meas­ures in re­sponse to COV­ID-19 crisis
17 April 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to coronavir­us re­lated loan morator­i­ums
This guide con­tains a brief but com­pre­hens­ive over­view of cred­it morator­i­ums for 30 coun­tries world­wide, col­lated with a view to help­ing our cli­ents nav­ig­ate through the vari­ous gov­ern­ment re­sponses, and which will be up­dated on a reg­u­lar basis.
24 July 2020
COV­ID-19: Com­pan­ies linked to tax havens could be ex­cluded from State aid...
On 14 Ju­ly 2020, the Com­mis­sion has re­com­men­ded that Mem­ber States do not grant State aid to com­pan­ies with links to coun­tries on the European Uni­on's list of tax havens, nor to com­pan­ies that have been...