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Cross-Border Business Benefits of Malta Tax System--US-Malta Treaty
Posted on 12 Sep 2011 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

By Sanford J. Davis, Mitchell R. Kops, William Kambas and Theodore Ahlgren Excerpt: 2011 Emerging Issues 5869 SUMMARY : Malta has emerged as an increasingly attractive jurisdiction for multinational enterprises. In recent years, Malta has... Read More

Pfleiderer Decision: Potentially Grave Impact on EU Cartel Enforcement
Posted on 11 Jul 2011 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

The ECJ Judgement in Pfleiderer : A Tension more Imaginary than real By Dr. Frank L. Fine Summary: On June 14, 2011, the European Court of Justice handed down a ruling which will have negative repercussions for cartel enforcement for Germany... Read More

Information Exchanges Under EU Competition Law: Heading For Regulatory Overload
Posted on 9 Aug 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

by Frank L. Fine Until recently, there have been only isolated instances in which information exchanges were caught by the European Commission pursuant to Article 101(1) of the TFEU in the absence of a wider cartel. There is now a wider array of... Read More

Fulbright Briefing: EU Expands Sanction Regime to Target Syrian Industry
Posted on 22 Sep 2011 by Norton Rose Fulbright

By: Lista M. Cannon and David M. Harris In response to the escalation in the level of violence perpetrated by the current Syrian regime against its people, the EU has recently implemented additional measures directly targeted at depriving the... Read More

Registering Ships with the International Shipping Register of Madeira
Posted on 15 Nov 2012 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

by Carlos de Sousa e Brito Excerpt: There is a major sea change ahead for the registration of vessels, as some European legislation is being prepared to convince ship owners to register their vessels in the European Union (EU). Germany, for example... Read More