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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.
04 August 2020
New rules for is­su­ing sev­er­ance pay in case of dis­missals
Amend­ments* to the La­bour Code of the Rus­si­an Fed­er­a­tion re­gard­ing sev­er­ance pay will come in­to force on 13 Au­gust 2020. These amend­ments are aimed at cla­ri­fy­ing the pro­ced­ure for provid­ing guar­an­tees...
29 July 2020
Hot Top­ics for the En­ergy Trans­ition
08 July 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to cli­mate change tax re­forms and in­cent­ives
27 July 2020
Rus­sia ad­opts law on fin­an­cial mar­ket­places
On 20 Ju­ly 2020, laws gov­ern­ing the activ­it­ies of fin­an­cial mar­ket­places came in­to force, namely, Fed­er­al Law* No. 211-FZ “On Con­clud­ing Fin­an­cial Trans­ac­tions Us­ing a Fin­an­cial Plat­form” dated 20...
24 July 2020
COV­ID-19 and the CEE in­sur­ance in­dustry
This guide looks at the most fre­quent ques­tions re­ceived from the in­sur­ance in­dustry re­gard­ing the COV­ID-19 pan­dem­ic. It provides an over­view across the CEE re­gion, in­clud­ing Rus­sia, on the im­pact of COV­ID-19 in each jur­is­dic­tion, the leg­al qual­i­fic­a­tions
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.
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...
14 July 2020
CMS an­nounces glob­al rev­en­ues of EUR 1.426bn
Sig­ni­fic­ant in­vest­ments in­clude Lupl, an open in­dustry plat­form, which has the po­ten­tial to trans­form the col­lab­or­a­tion between law firms and leg­al de­part­ments, and ex­pand­ing the firm’s foot­print in Africa.
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.
21 July 2020
Rus­sia re­mains set on im­port sub­sti­tu­tion for state-pro­cured goods
The ex­ist­ing ban on the state pro­cure­ment of for­eign in­dus­tri­al goods has been gen­er­al­ised un­der a Rus­si­an Gov­ern­ment De­cree* which came in­to force on 1 May 2020. For cer­tain groups of goods to be ad­mit­ted...