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Healthcare CCPA Webinar

DLA Piper’s Data Protection Privacy and Security Group will present a discussion on what healthcare companies should know about exemptions from the California Consumer Privacy Act. The program will also cover approaches to operationalizing CCPA, including methods specific to companies which are already HIPAA or GDPR compliant.

25 APR 2019

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM (UTC-05:00)



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Doing Business Globally series with PwC: Spotlight on Russia

Please join us for our Doing Business Globally series with PwC: Spotlight on Russia, which will take place on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. This exclusive event is geared towards companies and investors that are doing business in Russia and/or are interested in finding out more about the legal, business and tax issues to consider when investing in the Russian market.

We will be joined by a number of esteemed speakers including the Global Co-Head of DLA Piper’s Emerging Growth Companies & Venture Capital practice, Leo Batalov, who is based in  Moscow.

For more information and to register, click here.


Posted in Articles

Achieving Digital Transformation and Securing Digital Assets

By Margo H.K. Tank, R. David Whitaker, Andrew W. Grant and Liz McClure

A fact of business today is that customers – both consumers and other businesses – and employees expect to transact digitally. To remain competitive, companies find themselves increasing their efforts to digitally transform their businesses.

Successfully implementing this transformation requires careful planning to ensure regulatory compliance, a smooth integration with existing business technology and a positive customer experience.

This is our third bulletin for 2019, again aiming to help companies identify important and significant news and legal developments impacting digital offerings. Each issue will feature in-depth insight on a timely and important current topic.

In this issue, we provide an analysis on why virtual currency wallet providers need to take notice of the CFPB’s Prepaid Card Rule that takes effect April 1st. In addition, we will cover recently enacted federal and state laws, federal and state regulatory activities, fresh judicial precedent and other important news.

Click here to read more.


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Boardroom Brexit: UK seeks further extension as EU warns of rising no-deal risk

By Paul Hardy, Richard Bonnar and Jeroen Jansen

In another frenetic week, UK politicians again failed to find a majority for the Brexit options laid out in “indicative votes” in Parliament and Theresa May, the UK prime minister, opened discussions with Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the opposition Labour party. May has asked the EU for another extension, until the end of June – but Donald Tusk, the European Council president is reported to have offered a longer one-year “flexible extension.”

Meanwhile, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, has cautioned that a no-deal Brexit “becomes day after day more likely” and French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday that it was up to the UK “to present a credible alternative plan” between now and April 10 to avoid a no-deal Brexit.

We’ve analyzed what the latest developments will mean in the UK, Europe and beyond – and look ahead to more key dates for the Brexit process.

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DLA Piper releases thought-provoking report on the future of Real Estate

This publication release follows a roundtable discussion hosted by DLA Piper and Cloudscraper Exchange, attended by CEOs and senior professionals from major real estate companies. This informative report discusses the changes underway in real estate markets, and the significance that technology will have in the way our industry operates. Download the full report

Eran Baram, Chief Operating Officer of Cloudscraper Exchange will be participating on a panel at the Israel Real Estate Summit on April 3, 2019.  For more information, click here.

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Capital Gains Tax – are you prepared?

A report by DLA Piper and YouGov

  • More than half (58%) of respondents in DLA Piper study say their UK real estate investment strategy will be unaffected by CGT
  • 43% of investors will wait until new rules clarified before assessing ownership structure of their holdings
  • Despite potential headwinds, London retains #1 attractiveness ranking among international cities for real estate investment

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