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Loyens Loeff Instructure, Inc. acquires Eesysoft Software International B.V.
Deal - 22 Jul 2021

Instructure, Inc. acquires Eesysoft Software International B.V.

Loyens & Loeff advised Instructure, Inc. on the acquisition of EesySoft. Instructure, which owns the Canvas LMS, has acquired all shares in its long-time partner EesySoft, for an undisclosed amount. EesySoft will be rebranded as “Impact by Instructure”, with solutions to help institutions adopt new tools and evaluate their impact on student engagement and outcomes.

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Chambers & Partners High Net Worth rankings 2021
Press release - 22 Jul 2021

Loyens & Loeff earns top rankings in Chambers & Partners High Net Worth Guide 2021

Today, 22 July 2021, Chambers & Partners High Net Worth (HNW) has published its rankings for 2021.

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PingProperties
Deal - 20 Jul 2021

PingProperties acquires convenience center De Passage in Schiedam, The Netherlands

Loyens & Loeff advised PingProperties on the acquisition of convenience center De Passage in Schiedam, The Netherlands.

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How to manage legal risks in a time of crisis?
News - 19 Jul 2021

How to manage legal risks in a time of crisis?

This Q&A outlines a series of questions covering the main concerns addressed during our webinar hosted by the Legal500. At the occasion of this event, our team of experts provided practical guidance on the steps that can be taken to mitigate, manage and overcome the different stages of a crisis in the Benelux and Switzerland.

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The Netherlands: Supreme Court denies interest deduction in the Hunkemöller-case based upon the abuse of law doctrine
News - 16 Jul 2021

Dutch Supreme Court denies interest deduction in the Hunkemöller-case based upon the abuse of law doctrine

On 16 July 2021, the Dutch Supreme Court published its long-awaited ruling in the Hunkemöller-case. The Supreme Court ruled in favour of denying the fiscal deduction of interest payments made by a Dutch group to its private equity investors based on the abuse of law doctrine (fraus legis). This landmark decision will have an impact on many pending cases and discussions regarding interest deduction in acquisition structures. We recommend reviewing existing financing structures in light of these new developments.

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News - 16 Jul 2021

EUTA Special Edition: EU responses to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis

The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic is affecting hundreds of thousands of people and is leading, all over the world, to far-reaching health and safety measures. As a result, the COVID-19 crisis has major social and economic consequences. Measures are being adopted to limit the impact on taxpayers as much as possible.

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Coronavirus - Belgian measures for businesses
News - 16 Jul 2021

Coronavirus | Belgian measures for businesses

Since 3 March 2020 different authorities (EU, national, local) took measures in Belgium to reduce the spreading of the COVID-19 virus. In order to overcome the economic impact of these decisions, many compensating measures were taken.

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News - 16 Jul 2021

Loyens & Loeff’s International Arbitration team maintains its position in the GAR100 ranking

The Global Arbitration Review (GAR) has released its 2021 GAR100 rankings. Our International Arbitration team is very proud to maintain its position among the 100 global leaders in the field of International Arbitration.

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Smart subscription tool
Press release - 14 Jul 2021

Loyens & Loeff launches Smart Subscription Tool

Amsterdam, 14 July 2021 – Loyens & Loeff launches the Smart Subscription Tool for investors of alternative investment funds. The tool offers these investors a digital solution to guide them step-by-step throughout the entire onboarding process. The tool provides clear guidance and saves investors valuable time and hassle. It also offers investors a secure environment to upload the required KYC documents.

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EU Tax Alert 189: Amazon case, ENGIE, Titanium Ltd, K and DBKAG
News - 13 Jul 2021

EU Tax Alert 189: Amazon case, ENGIE, Titanium Ltd, K and DBKAG

The new edition of the EU Tax Alert is available. With this publication we would like to keep you informed of the latest developments on EU tax law.

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Compass Partners sells Infinitas Learning to NPM Capital
Deal - 12 Jul 2021

Compass Partners sells Infinitas Learning to NPM Capital

Loyens & Loeff advised together with Dickson Minto Compass Partners International on the sale of Infinitas Learning To NPM Capital.

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Financial Regulatory News Updates
News - 09 Jul 2021

Financial Regulatory News Updates - June 2021

An overview in which our Banking and Finance Practice Group highlights EU, Dutch, Belgian, Luxembourg and Swiss law updates relevant for the financial regulatory sector which may be of interest to you.

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