On August 10, the CSSF issued the latest update of its Frequently Asked Questions document on the grand duchy’s law of July 12, 2013 implementing the AIFMD and the European Commission’s Level 2 regulation on implementation of the directive, last revised on December 29, 2014. The FAQ document has now run to nine versions over the past year and a half. Its aim is to highlight aspects of the AIFMD rules from a Luxembourg perspective, for the benefit primarily of alternative funds and managers established in the grand duchy. It complements Q&A documents on the AIFMD published by ESMA, itself most recently updated last month, and by the European Commission.
In order to prevent Iran from developing a nuclear programme for the construction of weapons of mass destruction ("WMD"), the UN Security Council from July 2006 onwards passed a series of resolutions by which several foreign trade restrictions were imposed on Iran. Consequently, the EU too enacted a series of restrictive measures against Iran through which the UN resolutions have been implemented and materially amended. The EU has imposed additional sanctions against Iran due to human rights infringements and internal repression in Iran. Currently, the following EU trade restrictions are in place: read more
In the recent times, warranty and
after sales service problems have occurred on the sales of imported and cheaper
goods on the internet except the sales by authorized distributor. It has been
discussed for a long time whether parallel import is permissible in Turkish law.
Now, this matter is discussed by consumers and importers as well.
Proponents of the purist
approach to mediation argue that evaluative mediation is not mediation at all. In
1996, Professor Riskin produced a grid (“Riskin’s Grid”), in an attempt to
encompass within it the various dispute resolution methods commonly referred to
The Grid gave rise to a controversy amongst writers because it included
evaluative mediation. This article explores the limits of mediation by considering
the extent to which evaluation can be used in mediation without deviating from the
basic principles upon which mediation developed. Evaluation in Mediation "Read more..."
Removal of sanctions against Iran
Ian Gault , Partner and Andy Glenie , Senior Associate | Tuesday 25 August 2015
Since 2006, the international community led by the United Nations (UN) Security Council has imposed a range of sanctions against Iran in response to its nuclear development programme. 1