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2014
Happy New Year from the event team at Allen & Overy

Happy New Year from the event team at Allen & Overy

We wish you all the best for the festive season and a very Happy New Year 2015. Please accept the following e-card from all at Allen & Overy in Luxembourg.

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A Merry Christmas from the event team at Allen & Overy

A Merry Christmas from the event team at Allen & Overy

Like many Allen & Overy offices around the world, and to continue what has now become a tradition at Allen & Overy in Luxembourg, we take part in charitable giving during the festive season. This year, we will be supporting Stëmm vun der Strooss Asbl.

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Allen & Overy offre son soutien à la Stëmm vun der Strooss

Allen & Overy offre son soutien à la Stëmm vun der Strooss

C’est la troisième année consécutive, depuis 2012, que Allen & Overy Luxembourg soutient la Stëmm vun der Strooss en tant que partenaire associatif.

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The “LuxLeaks” and its impact going forward

The “LuxLeaks” and its impact going forward

As a result of the "LuxLeaks", a publication by the so-called "International Consortium of Investigative Journalists" of 548 advance tax rulings issued by the Luxembourg Tax authorities to some 340 multinational companies between 2002 and 2010, we, at Allen & Overy in Luxembourg, would like to place this matter in context for our clients.
 

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Allen & Overy advises on Luxembourg’s first sukuk

Allen & Overy advises on Luxembourg’s first sukuk

Allen & Overy has advised on three debut Islamic bond issues from non-Islamic sovereigns in as many weeks, following a spate of activity in the sukuk market. Luxembourg is the latest to bring a Shariah-compliant bond offering to the market in the first euro-denominated sukuk of its kind, and follows those of Hong Kong and South Africa.

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After-work conferences
2016
NEW DATE - Impact of rules of sound remuneration policies on employment relationships

NEW DATE - Impact of rules of sound remuneration policies on employment relationships

The speakers will outline the rules and share their views and experience, the goal being to create both an awareness of, and practical approach towards, the impact that the rules on sound remuneration policies have on employment relationships.

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Pre-hire vetting from a data protection and employment law perspective

Pre-hire vetting from a data protection and employment law perspective

Allen & Overy, in collaboration with the British Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to invite you to an After-work Legal Event: "Pre-hire vetting from a data protection and employment law perspective" on Tuesday 27 September 2016.

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Brexit - Opportunity or Threat?

Brexit - Opportunity or Threat?

Please join us for a seminar on the economic, legal and regulatory aspects of Brexit.
The format will consist in several brief introductory statements from speakers followed by a panel discussion.

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Brexit seminar

Brexit seminar

The referendum on June 23 on the UK’s membership of the European Union is fast approaching. During this seminar, we will provide an overview of the legal, economic and political consequences of Brexit for the UK, Europe and the Grand-Duchy. 

Please join us on Tuesday 31 May for our Brexit Seminar.

Registration to this event is now closed.

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Risks for directors of Luxembourg companies - What every director should know

Risks for directors of Luxembourg companies - What every director should know

The British Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite you to attend an Evening Business Forum: "Risks for directors of Luxembourg companies - What every director should know" on Wednesday 20 April 2016.

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Die Deutsche Investmentsteuerreform:
Auswirkungen für den deutsch-luxemburgischen Fondsmarkt

Die Deutsche Investmentsteuerreform: Auswirkungen für den deutsch-luxemburgischen Fondsmarkt

Der Entwurf der deutschen Regierung über das Gesetz zur Reform der Investmentbesteuerung vom 24. Februar 2016 wurde sowohl in der deutschen als auch der luxemburgischen Fondspraxis mit Spannung erwartet.

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2015
The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things

A fridge that sends your grocery list to the shop, a watch that collects data on your health and sends it to your doctor, etc. This seminar is intended to give an overview of the legal challenges that the Internet of Things creates, and will mainly focus on the data protection related aspects of this “new” trend.

 

 

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Annual Tax conference

Annual Tax conference

Please join us for our Annual Tax conference reviewing the most important Luxembourg, European and international tax developments and case law of 2014 with projections for 2015.

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2014
Fresh CEOs views on Luxembourg ICT market 2015

Fresh CEOs views on Luxembourg ICT market 2015

SES new CEO Mr Karim Michel Sabbagh and Tango's new CEO Mr Jean-François Willame will talk about how they see the near future in terms of opportunities and threats for the Luxembourg ICT market. 

 

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Conducting business across cultures

Conducting business across cultures

Erin Meyer, affiliate professor in the Organisational Behaviour Department at INSEAD will explain how cultural differences impact international business and how those differences may benefit Luxembourg’s competitiveness as a marketplace.

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3D printing: a challenge to intellectual property?

3D printing: a challenge to intellectual property?

3D printing has been described as the third industrial revolution. Are you interested in finding out what all the fuss is about? Join us on Thursday 26 June.

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Accessing the U.S. market – Legal and practical solutions for Luxembourg funds raising capital in the U.S.

Accessing the U.S. market – Legal and practical solutions for Luxembourg funds raising capital in the U.S.

Members of Allen & Overy’s U.S. and Luxembourg Asset Management Groups will discuss legal and practical solutions for Luxembourg funds and their non-U.S. managers seeking to offer fund interests in the U.S.

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Revamping of the Luxembourg limited partnership regime

Revamping of the Luxembourg limited partnership regime

On 12 July 2013, Luxembourg revamped the legal and tax regime of its limited partnership and introduced the special limited partnership, a new form of limited partnership without legal personality.

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Annual Tax Seminar

Annual Tax Seminar

Please join us for our traditional annual tax seminar to get up to speed on the most important Luxembourg, European and international tax developments relevant to your Luxembourg investment structures.

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2013
Corporate and M&A developments in Luxembourg, annual corporate seminar

Corporate and M&A developments in Luxembourg, annual corporate seminar

We are delighted to invite you to our annual corporate seminar on Tuesday 11 June 2013

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Breakfast seminars
2016
Annual Tax conference

Annual Tax conference

Please join us for annual Tax seminar, bringing you up to speed on the most relevant Luxembourg, European and international tax developments.

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Breakfast seminar : 
Un pas de plus vers la digitalisation de l’économie : la loi sur l’archivage électronique

Breakfast seminar : Un pas de plus vers la digitalisation de l’économie : la loi sur l’archivage électronique

Ce séminaire avait pour objectif d'explorer les principaux aspects de la loi du 25 juillet 2015 et les règlements grand-ducaux du même jour -entrés en vigueur en novembre dernier- sur l’archivage électronique.

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2015
Cross-border litigation: a changing landscape

Cross-border litigation: a changing landscape

Join us on Thursday 12 March for a discussion on the changing landscape in relation to cross border litigation, covering “Brussels Regulation Recast”, the EAPO Regulation and the Choice of Court Convention.

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Automatic Exchange of information and Banking secrecy – Summary of recent developments

Automatic Exchange of information and Banking secrecy – Summary of recent developments

Banking secrecy has been a staple of the Luxembourg financial sector for decades. In recent years, political pressure and interest has increasingly focused on the need for enhanced international co-operation and transparency.

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Confidentiality breach : how to react ?

Confidentiality breach : how to react ?

The access by unauthorized persons to confidential information of a company, be it because of fraudulent or negligent behaviour of staff, or because of external attacks, is an issue that may be relevant for any business.

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2014
CANCELLED / Open Source Software – Balancing innovation with legal compliance

CANCELLED / Open Source Software – Balancing innovation with legal compliance

Please join us on 25 November in our premises for a seminar on Open source software (OSS). It is everywhere and, given the potential benefits it can deliver, it’s not difficult to see why. However, as OSS use is increasing, so is the challenge to manage, control and ensure compliance.

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Outsourcing 3.0: don't sacrifice the legal aspects for agility

Outsourcing 3.0: don't sacrifice the legal aspects for agility

IT Outsourcing is more and more a part of Luxembourg’s business model. The number of providers is increasing, as are the type of services they provide. Thanks to innovation and flexibility, the cloud has made it possible to easily incorporate outsourcing, not only for large, but also medium and small businesses.

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Securitisation structures post AIFMD implementation

Securitisation structures post AIFMD implementation

With the entry into force of AIFMD it is expected that a number of players will focus on securitisation structures via Luxembourg vehicles, as these vehicles mostly benefit from exemptions under the said directive.

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The status of company directors under Luxembourg law – employees, independents or both?

The status of company directors under Luxembourg law – employees, independents or both?

Can a director of a Luxembourg company also be an employee of the same company? If so, what considerations should be taken into account by the Luxembourg company as well as the director?

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Understanding the basics of Private Equity funds terms

Understanding the basics of Private Equity funds terms

Luxembourg is well-placed to provide promoters and asset managers with a wide variety of vehicles for structuring their private equity funds. This breakfast session will focus on closed-ended private equity funds. 

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Big Data – Opportunities and Challenges

Big Data – Opportunities and Challenges

This breakfast seminar will focus on the latter point, ie the possibilities and limits to utilise big data in compliance with Luxembourg data protection laws. Catherine Di Lorenzo will outline the applicable rules by providing practical examples from different sectors and sharing her knowledge and experience in this field. 

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The Luxembourg financial collateral act dated 5 August 2005: key features and case studies

The Luxembourg financial collateral act dated 5 August 2005: key features and case studies

The Luxembourg act dated 5 August 2005 on financial collateral arrangements is seen as one of the most lender-friendly frameworks for security interests among European jurisdictions.

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2013
The new Germany-Luxembourg Double Tax Treaty - What's new?

The new Germany-Luxembourg Double Tax Treaty - What's new?

During this breakfast seminar Jean Schaffner, tax partner in our Luxembourg office and Katrin Gänsler, tax senior associate in our Frankfurt office, will discuss the relevant implications of the new Treaty for new and existing cross-border tax structures based on practical examples.

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2013
Lunch Sessions
2016
The new EU Data Protection Regulation - Be prepared!

The new EU Data Protection Regulation - Be prepared!

Please join us for the lunch session "The new EU Data Protection Regulation - Be prepared!", which will provide you with enough information to help your company to start preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation.

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2013
Reform of the social dialogue and social elections – hints and tips from the ITM

Reform of the social dialogue and social elections – hints and tips from the ITM

The reform of the social dialogue will be adopted by the end of June and will have major impacts on staff representation. What are the main changes and how should they be implemented in the concrete daily business?

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Workshops
2014
Business Games - Are you ready to take the challenge?

Business Games - Are you ready to take the challenge?

Allen & Overy a le plaisir de vous inviter, étudiants en droit (M1, M2, LLM), à la première édition de ses Business Games qui auront lieu dans nos locaux le jeudi 30 octobre 2014. L’équipe gagnante se verra offrir un week-end à Londres !

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Contact
If you have any queries, please contact Alina Golovkova on +352 444455 234 or via email.

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