Changes In Russian Real Estate Legislation Q3

Summer 2018 saw the adoption of a number of federal laws amending the RF Town-Planning Code.1 The federal laws that amended the RF Town-Planning Code are also amending the RF Land Code. Here are the main changes important for developers:

After September 1, 2018, when a construction permit2 is issued, the competent authority will check that the documents submitted comply with the town-planning regulation and the PPT/PMT3 (if they need to be developed) on the issuance date of […]

By |November 15th, 2018|

Lagos State Land Use Charge Law 2018…A House Built Upon Sand

As part of its responsibility towards good governance, the Lagos State Government came up with an Executive Bill which on passage by the 8th Assembly of its House of Assembly was enacted as the Land Use Charge law (LUCL) 2018.

The LUCL is a law to provide for the consolidation of property and land based charges and make provisions for the levying and collection of land use charges in Lagos State and for connected purposes. In […]

By |November 13th, 2018|

Managing The Key Issues Affecting Hospitality M&A Deals

The first half of 2018 saw corporate mergers and acquisitions reach all-time highs in the United States and globally, a culmination of a strong M&A trend—exceeding $3 trillion—which has been building since 2015. With significant cash on hand as a result of rising profits in the robust post‑recession economy and favorable changes to the federal tax code, many companies are opting to accelerate their growth by purchasing other companies to acquire technology, intellectual property, […]

By |November 12th, 2018|