Legal & Regulatory Bulletin – Issue No. 27, Spring 2019

The latest edition of EMPEA’s Legal and Regulatory Bulletin explores a range of issues impacting private investment across the world (particularly, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, China, the EU, and the US) and the implications of those issues for practitioners.

Bulletin contributions:

  • Contributors take a deep-dive into new data protection regimes in Brazil
  • Colombia’s new checks and balances on private fund governance
  • Evolving routes of entry for foreign investors in India
  • Alternative financing arrangements in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia
  • Political intervention in M&A in the EU, the US, and China
  • Legal trends in private equity in Africa
  • Evolving tools available for PE and VC players in Brazil’s upcoming privatization cycle
  • Structuring balanced “key person” compensation using shares or their equivalent
  • Paths to assist General Counsel/in-house counsel to understand the GDPR transfer concept and the various avenues for compliant transfers.