The European Parliament has approved the reformed General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”).
The FCA has published an alert on its website highlighting the potential risks that arise from authorised firms accepting business from unauthorised introducers, lead generators and other authorised firms (the introducer).
The Presidency of the Council of the European Union (Council) has published a progress report concerning the state of play on: the proposal for a Regulation establishing the European deposit insurance scheme (EDIS); and EU Banking Union.
Recently, the Italian Medicines Agency (AIFA) has published a new Concept Paper on Biosimilars.
While the overwhelming majority of the UK’s environmental legislation is derived from EU legislation and UK climate change and energy policy is largely influenced by the EU, surprisingly, environment and energy has been the subject of only limited discussion in the context of Brexit.
The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published a report setting out the results of its 2016 EU-wide stress test of 51 banks from 15 EU and EEA countries – 37 from countries subject to the single supervisory mechanism and 14 from Denmark, Hungary, Norway, Poland, Sweden and the UK.
Liability for anti-competitive behaviour by your employees and outside contractors: when you are off the hook and when you are not.
Commission Intends to Endorse, with Amendments, Draft RTS On Risk Mitigation Techniques for Uncleared OTC Derivative Contracts
The European Commission has published a letter it has sent to the Joint Committee of the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) informing them that it intends to endorse, with amendments, the draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) on risk mitigation techniques for over-the-counter derivative contracts not cleared by a central counterparty under Article 11(15) of the Regulation on over-the-counter derivative transactions, central counterparties and trade repositories (EMIR).
The stage is set for the Euro-drama of our time.
On July 19, the final text of an EU directive concerning measures for a high common level of security of network and information systems within the European Union (EU) (referred to as the Cybersecurity Directive) was published in the Official Journal of the EU.