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17 April 2015
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16 April 2015
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15 April 2015
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15 April 2015
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15 April 2015
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14 April 2015
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14 April 2015
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14 April 2014
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14 April 2015
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Publications

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14 April 2015
Client/Legal Alert
The Australian Federal Treasurer has announced that new GST legislation may be introduced to extend the tax to intangible services (such as internet streaming and E-books) sold into Australia.
13 April 2015
Article
5 April 2015 marked the end of the UK 2014-15 tax year which means that the deadline for submitting share plan annual returns is right around the corner.
10 April 2015
Article
On 9 April 2015, the Treasury released draft legislation and explanatory material setting out the proposed new tax rules for managed investment trusts (MITs). Public submissions are due on 23 April 2015.
10 April 2015
Article
In response to a recent series of fraud in the Hungarian investment sector, the Hungarian Parliament amended the Criminal Procedure Code to impose more stringent regulation on asset freezing in case of white collar crimes committed in connection with financial services. The amendment also authorizes courts to freeze managers’, board members’ or auditors’ private assets and even company assets on a group level.
9 April 2015
Presentation
Make compliance audits a breeze with our ten key steps! As both US and non-US governments have become increasingly focused on equity awards, global stock plans face greater exposure than ever for noncompliance with applicable tax, securities, exchange control and data privacy laws. Using real-life examples, this session will demonstrate how to identify compliance issues (both from a regulatory and administrative perspective), procedures for minimizing exposure and bringing plans into compliance, and best practices and strategies for maintaining compliance
9 April 2015
Client/Legal Alert
The Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Bill 2014 passed both houses of parliament on Thursday 26 March 2015. The new law amends the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 to introduce a mandatory data retention scheme for carriers and carriage service providers.
8 April 2015
Ken Gray discusses the way forward for Queensland infrastructure.
April 2015
Client/Legal Alert
On 30 March, the Hong Kong Competition Commission released its revised draft guidelines, following a public consultation process that was conducted from mid to late 2014.
April 2015
Client/Legal Alert
The draft law On Voluntary Declaration by Individuals of Property and Bank Accounts (Deposits) was submitted to the Russian State Duma on 27 March 2015; it should motivate business owners to disclose their foreign property and facilitate tax-free restructurings of foreign assets.
2 April 2015
Client/Legal Alert
On 31 March 2015, the much anticipated Final Report of the Competition Policy Review, known as the Harper Review, was released. In the Report, the Competition Policy Review Panel have made sweeping recommendations for the reform of Australia's competition laws as well as for changes to competition policy and Australia's competition institutions, including the ACCC.
April 2015
Article
In case of a building permit request concerning a commercial building, an expert opinion of the appointed Government Office (Government Office of Hajdú-Bihar County) must be obtained if the request is for (i) construction of commercial buildings with larger than 400 sqm gross surface or (ii) transformation of commercial buildings with larger than 400 sqm gross surface; and (iii) enlargement of commercial buildings to exceed 400 sqm gross area.
April 2015
Client/Legal Alert
On 7 April 2015, the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit published in the Federal Official Gazette (FOG) the Foreign Trade General Rules for 2015 and their Annex 22.
April 2015
Article
Under the new Hungarian Civil Code, entered into force on 15 March 2014, in case of a lease, if the lessor transfers ownership of the leased property after the conclusion of a lease agreement through an asset deal, the rights and obligations of the owner arising out of or in connection with the lease agreement will transfer to the new owner.
April 2015
Article
This publication is available in French only.
April 2015
Client/Legal Alert
On 8 December 2014, the Indonesian Financial Services Authority (OJK) recently issued OJK Rule No.36/POJK.04/2014 on Shelf Registration of Bonds and/or Sukuk.
 
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Events

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December 2014 - May 2015
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3 March - 12 May 2015
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22 April 2015
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22-23 April 2015
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23 Apr 2015
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28 April 2015
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29-30 April 2015
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29 April 2015
Event - Webinar
1 May 2015
Speaking Engagement
1 May 2015
Speaking Engagement
05 May 2015
Event
14 May 2015
Event
20 May 2015
Event
21 May 2015
Event - Webinar
27 May 2015
Event
 
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