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  1. Legal news
    06 April 2020
    Director's duties and COVID-19
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/directors-duties-and-covid19

    Directors have a duty to act in the best interests of the company. A director has the following general duties under the Companies Act 2006:

  2. Legal news
    14 May 2020
    EBA Guidelines on Moratoria on Loan Repayments in the Light of COVID-19
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/germany/eba-guidelines-on-moratoria-on-loan-repayments-in-the-light-of-covid19

    EBA issues Guidelines on legislative and non-legislative moratoria on loan repayments in order to support the financial system during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  3. Legal news
    01 April 2020
    Impact of COVID-19 on project finance: a German law perspective
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/germany/impact-of-covid-19-on-project-finance-a-german-law-perspective

    As COVID-19 continues to send shock waves through the economy, project finance developers prepare to sail through turbulent waters. Solutions are required for the manifold challenges of the crisis – be it the ...

  4. Legal news
    06 April 2020
    COVID-19: European Commission allows 100% government risk assumption of emergency liquidity assistance in Germany
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/covid-19-european-commission-allows-100-government-risk-assumption-of-emergency-liquidity-assistance

    In Germany the issuing banks of government emergency liquidity assistance loans had to assume at least 10% of the risk. The European Commission now cleared the path for a fully covered guarantee to SMEs

  5. Legal news
    25 March 2020
    Main tax measures approved under Royal Decree-Laws and Royal Decrees concerning COVID-19 in Spain
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/spain/main-tax-measures-approved-under-royal-decree-laws-and-royal-decrees-concerning-covid-19

    Due to the recent enforcement of i) Royal Decree-Law 7/2020, of 12 March, adopting urgent measures to address the economic impact of COVID-19, ii) Royal Decree 463/2020, of 14 March, declaring the alarm state for the ...

  6. Legal news
    03 April 2020
    Governmental grants and financial assistance available for Swedish companies in distress due to COVID-19
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/sweden/governmental-grants-and-financial-assistance-available-for-swedish-companies

    With the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) continuing to spread globally, the effort to contain the viral outbreak by governments and health organisations has put pressure on major economies. Many companies are facing ...

  7. Legal news
    25 March 2020
    COVID-19: AGMs 2020 in Finland
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/finland/covid-19-agms-2020-in-finland

    In this article we have outlined some key considerations in respect of the coronavirus epidemic's impact both on the ongoing AGM season and the disclosure of inside information and financial reporting by public listed ...

  8. Legal news
    01 April 2020
    FIRB update: Reducing the monetary thresholds and extending the review period
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/firb-update-reducing-the-monetary-thresholds-and-extending-the-review-period

    On 29 March 2020 the Treasurer announced two significant changes to Australia's foreign investment rules. The changes are effectively immediately (but will not apply to transactions entered into before 10.30pm on 29 ...

  9. Legal news
    28 May 2021
    Bird & Bird contributes to LexisNexis Market Tracker: Trends in UK Equity Capital Markets 2020/21
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/uk/bird-and-bird-contributes-to-lexisnexis-market-tracker-trends-in-uk-equity-capital-markets-2020-21

    Discover all the latest Equity Capital Markets (ECM) trends and what we expect to see in 2021 and beyond in the LexisNexis Market Tracker Report. Including a download on SPACs and commentary from our Corporate Partners ...

  10. Legal news
    09 March 2021
    Foreign direct investment in times of the COVID-19 pandemic
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/foreign-direct-investment-in-times-of-the-covid-19-pandemic

    Do you need a quick overview of current screening and control rules for foreign direct investments (FDI) in one of the following countries in times of the COVID-19 pandemic?