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This blog features regular updates on legal and commercial issues affecting large transactions, such as M&A, joint ventures, banking finance, tax and investments.

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UK listing regime reforms: impact on standard listed issuers

Topic: RPC Big Deal 08.05.2024 Read more
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Reversal of recent changes to the Financial Promotions Order

Topic: RPC Big Deal 27.03.2024 Read more
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Provisions of Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 now in force

Topic: RPC Big Deal 14.03.2024 Read more
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Spring Budget 2024 – Main tax announcements

Topic: RPC Big Deal 12.03.2024 Read more
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Thinking of marketing a sale of unlisted shares?… There have been some changes to the Financial Promotions Order you need to know about

Topic: RPC Big Deal 27.02.2024 Read more
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What do your corporate governance leads need to know about tackling greenwashing?

Topic: RPC Big Deal 13.11.2023 Read more
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Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act – what you need to know about the corporate transparency reforms

Topic: RPC Big Deal 06.11.2023 Read more
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US to prohibit outbound investment in certain advanced technologies – a massive expansion of national security laws

Topic: RPC Big Deal

Published by Neil Brown, Partner

On 9 August 2023, President Biden declared a US national emergency in relation to the national security threat posed by certain advanced technologies and issued an Executive Order directing that investment by US persons in such technologies be subject to prior notification or outright prohibition.

22.08.2023 Read more
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Finsbury Food v AXIS: what are the key takeaways for warranty and indemnity insurers and policyholders?

Topic: RPC Big Deal 19.07.2023 Read more
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10 Practical Tips for Navigating the W&I Underwriting Process

Topic: RPC Big Deal

Published by Charmaine Chew, Associate

Warranty and indemnity (W&I) insurance provides cover for losses arising from a breach of warranty, or a tax deed claim, in connection with a merger or acquisition (M&A) transaction. The use of W&I insurance offers significant advantages (such as allowing the seller to make a clean exit, and helping to maintain the relationship between the parties), and as such, is becoming an increasingly common feature of M&A transactions.

12.06.2023 Read more