Tag results for 'foreign investment'

A landmark decision of the Italian Supreme Court might finally lead to a better tax environment for foreign investment funds

The Italian tax legislation has long been hostile, to a certain extent, to foreign investment funds. A recent decision of the Italian Supreme Court might be a pivotal turning point that could finally make Italy a better place to invest for foreign funds, including non-European Union ones.

Released on Oct 5, 2022

More ‘Americanization’ of discovery? The fate of Section 1782 remains unsettled

In recent years international lawyers have grown increasingly concerned about the burdensome ‘Americanization’ of discovery in global disputes. The United States Supreme Court recently lost an opportunity to decide the fate of one of the most direct forms of such ‘Americanisation’ – whether parties in private commercial arbitration can seek discovery in US courts under Section 1782. Divisive litigation over Section 1782 will now continue until the Supreme Court resolves the issue and the circuit split.

Released on Oct 8, 2021

China issues new foreign investment security review measures

Released on Jun 24, 2021