Financial Regulatory News Updates - April
The Financial Regulatory News Updates: an overview in which our Banking and Finance Practice Group highlights.
Second Chamber of Dutch Parliament adopts new “Dutch scheme” (WHOA)
The Dutch House of Representatives has voted in favour of the draft bill on “court sanctioning private composition to avoid bankruptcy”.
Medical Devices Regulations (MDR and IVDR)
Today, May 26 2020, the Medical Devices Regulation (MDR) would enter into force. However, the European Commission announced on the 3rd of April 2020 that the...
Third amendment to the NOW scheme and extension of the NOW scheme
On 20 May 2020, the Minister announced the third amendment to the current NOW (NOW 1.0) by letter to the House of Representatives.
Easy reference overview WBTR
This document contains an overview of the changes to Book 2 of the Dutch Civil Code in connection with the MSLE Act.
EUTA Special Edition: EU responses to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis
Update 26 May 2020 - The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic is affecting hundreds of thousands of people and is leading, all over the world, to far-reaching health...
Chambers Global Practice Guide - Real Estate Trends and Development Netherlands
This article is about real estate trends and developments in the Netherlands. This is interesting read for people that are planning to invest, have invested...
‘Decommissioning’ Bill to amend the Dutch Mining Act submitted to Parliament
On 19 May 2020 the Dutch government submitted a bill to parliament to amend the Dutch Mining Act (hereafter ‘the bill’).
Energy transition – background and perspective
Even in these unprecedented times, while the news is being dominated by COVID-19, the media continues to feature prominent articles and discussions concerning...
European Commission starts infringement procedure against the Netherlands concerning transfers of pension capital by employees
European Commission has started an infringement procedure against the Netherlands concerning the transfer of pension capital by employees.
New judgement on consequences COVID-19 on M&A transactions
On 14 May 2020, a summary judge in the District Court of Amsterdam ruled on whether a prospective purchaser (Defendant) had to sign a share purchase agreement...
DCB calls for crypto service providers to apply for registration
Dutch Central Bank has called on crypto service providers to apply for registration before 18 May 2020, in order to be eligible for the transitional arrangement...