Due Diligence

(24 February 2020) - Today, the European Commission is publishing the results of a study on due diligence requirements through the supply chain.


(20 February 2020) - EU nationals without a well-paid job offer and sufficient qualifications will be unable to work in the UK in the future, according to a tough new ‘points-based’ immigration system that will come into force at the end of 2020.


(19 February 2020) - Today, the Commission unveils its ideas and actions for “a digital transformation that works for all, reflecting the best of Europe: open, fair, diverse, democratic and confident.”

Panama Papers

(18 February 2020) - EU Finance Ministers today updated the EU list of ‘non-cooperative tax jurisdictions’. The list differs from the Tax Justice Network’s Financial Secrecy Index 2020, also published today.


(18 February 2020) - In the latest compromise proposal for the next EU 7-year spending plan, fresh money allocated to the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) was trimmed by €7.5 billion.