Private Equity & COVID-19
As COVID-19 has changed the world in just weeks, we would like to discuss the impact on your business both on a fund and portfolio level.
Whistleblowers victims of reporting alleged wrongdoing
The House of Whistleblowers concludes that two whistleblowers who reported to a Dutch company are treated unfairly.
Export and sales restrictions in times of COVID-19
Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit Europe, producers and distributors of certain medical devices and PPE are dealing with significant shortages of stock.
Transitional compensation long-term illness
As a result of the Corona crisis, you would almost forget that employers can apply to the UWV for a compensation for the transition payment in the event of dismissal...
Employment termination easier in 2020 due to the i-ground?
A new ground for termination has been added to the existing grounds for termination under Section 7:669 (3) of the Dutch Civil Code.
Q&A Temporary Aid Scheme to Maintain Employment
On 31 March 2020 the temporary aid scheme to compensate wage costs in connection with the Corona virus was announced (Temporary Aid Scheme to Maintain Employment,...
Q&A regarding tax relief measures due to coronavirus
The Dutch government has recently outlined its crisis measures to support businesses active in the Netherlands during the coronavirus outbreak.
Loyens & Loeff advised Vivendi
Loyens & Loeff advised Vivendi on the sale of a 10% stake in Universal Music Group to a consortium led by Tencent.
AFM and DNB consulted on renewed enforcement policy
The AFM and DNB consulted on a renewed version of their enforcement policy.
Violation of privacy in granting fair compensation
After more than 20 years of employment, the employer has instantly dismissed the employee for various reasons.
Update on the EU responses to COVID-19 crisis
The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting hundreds of thousands of people and is leading, all over the world, to far-reaching health and safety measures.
Covid-19: legal impact on Dutch law contracts
The COVID-19 pandemic is having a significant and immediate effect on many businesses in different industries. Businesses may be facing disruptions, delays and...
VAT issues COVID-19 crisis
In addition to all concerns about the health of employees, customers and business relations, COVID-19 is also hitting business hard financially.
EU Tax Alert - March 2020
The EU tax alert will inform you of recent developments in EU tax law.
ACM published its Annual Report over 2019
The ACM announced that in the coming period the ACM’s competition law enforcement policy may become more flexible in certain areas.
DNB publishes new policy on social propriety for trust offices
Dutch Central Bank has published a policy on social propriety for trust offices which entered into force on 16 January 2020.
Our experts in The Netherlands
To address all fiscal and legal questions related to the coronavirus outbreak, Loyens & Loeff has set up dedicated expert teams for each home market.
EUTA Special Edition: EU responses to COVID-19 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....
Directors’ duties and restructuring options BeNeLuCh
The rapid spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is leading to far-reaching health and safety measures all around the world.
VAT refund in respect of cancellations due to coronavirus?
The vast majority of upcoming events have been cancelled due to comprehensive measures to contain the coronavirus.