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28/06/2022
Tech­no­logy Trans­form­a­tion: Man­aging Risks in a Chan­ging Land­scape
Chan­ging tech, chan­ging risks
27/06/2022
Ukrain­i­an par­lia­ment eases reg­u­la­tion of ag­ri­cul­tur­al sec­tor amid Rus­si­an...
On 27 May 2022, the Law of Ukraine “On Amend­ing Laws of Ukraine on the Un­in­ter­rup­ted Pro­duc­tion and Sup­ply of Ag­ri­cul­tur­al Products with­in Mar­tial Law” came in­to force, lift­ing a num­ber of re­stric­tions...
24/06/2022
Stock­holm Ar­bit­ra­tion Tribunal Denies Jur­is­dic­tion over In­tra-EU In­vest­ment...
In a ground­break­ing award, dated 16 June 2022, made in Green Power Part­ners K/S and SCE Sol­ar Don Benito APS v The King­dom of Spain, a tribunal con­sti­tuted un­der the Ar­bit­ra­tion Rules of the Ar­bit­ra­tion...
24/06/2022
Reg­u­la­tion on for­eign sub­sidies is head­ing for the fin­ish line - European...
Since 5 May 2022, EU tri­logue ne­go­ti­ations have been un­der­way on the first Reg­u­la­tion to lim­it the ef­fect of sub­sidies from third coun­tries to com­pan­ies act­ive in the EU. That an agree­ment will be reached...
20/06/2022
The United States Su­preme Court Re­stricts Dis­cov­ery for In­ter­na­tion­al Ar­bit­ra­tions
In a land­mark de­cision is­sued on 13 June 2022,[1] the US Su­preme Court (“SCOTUS”), Amer­ica’s highest court, ruled that the scope of Sec­tion 1782 of the United States Code (“U.S.C.”) does not...
16/06/2022
CMS named UK Trade­mark Pro­sec­u­tion Law Firm of the Year
In­ter­na­tion­al law firm CMS has been named “UK Trade­mark Pro­sec­u­tion Law Firm of the Year” at the Man­aging IP Awards 2022.Now in their 17th year, Man­aging IP Awards re­cog­nise firms, in­di­vidu­als and...
16/06/2022
Ukraine again amends land use le­gis­la­tion to meet war chal­lenges
On 9 June 2022, the Law of Ukraine 2247-IX, dated 12 May 2022, "On the Amend­ments to Cer­tain Le­gis­lat­ive Acts of Ukraine Re­gard­ing Pe­cu­li­ar­it­ies of Land Reg­u­la­tion Dur­ing Mar­tial Law" came in­to force...
15/06/2022
Ukraine In­tro­duces Com­pas­sion­ate Use of Medi­cines
Im­me­di­ately be­fore the be­gin­ning of Rus­sia’s un­pro­voked in­va­sion of Ukraine in Feb­ru­ary 2022, the Ukrain­i­an par­lia­ment passed an im­port­ant law1 in­tro­du­cing the concept of the com­pas­sion­ate use of medi­cin­al...
15/06/2022
Ukraine in­tro­duces pri­or­ity urb­an plan­ning meas­ures to over­come the war...
On 9 June 2022, Law No. 2254-IX of 12 May 2022 on Amend­ments to Cer­tain Laws of Ukraine on the Pri­or­ity Meas­ures for Re­form­ing Urb­an Plan­ning Activ­it­ies (the "Law") came in­to force in Ukraine, which aims...
13/06/2022
Up­dated CMS Ex­pert Guide to Trade Secrets
From pat­ents to pro­grammes, designs to data, your most valu­able busi­ness as­sets can be the things you can’t put un­der lock and key. But what leg­al re­course do you have to pro­tect these in­tan­gible as­sets...
10/06/2022
Ukraine ex­tends mu­ni­cip­al and state prop­erty leases, provides aid to ten­ants
On 27 May 2022, the Ukrain­i­an gov­ern­ment passed the Res­ol­u­tion “On the Pe­cu­li­ar­it­ies of the State and Mu­ni­cip­al Prop­erty Lease Dur­ing Mar­tial Law" No. 634 (the “Res­ol­u­tion”), which went in­to force...
09/06/2022
Ukraine ini­ti­ates bill on de­nun­ci­ation of double tax treaty with Rus­sia
On 2 May 2022, the Cab­in­et of Min­is­ters of Ukraine ini­ti­ated draft law ‘On the De­nun­ci­ation of the Set­tle­ment with the Rus­si­an Au­thor­it­ies on the Avoid­ance of Double Tax­a­tion of Earn­ings and Prop­erty...