Supply chain (2): New measures on rare earths and other critical raw materials – government procurement, public procurement and PPP

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December 11, 2023 Travers Smith LLP You only need to register or log in to Mondaq.com to print this article. Both the EU and the UK are taking steps to secure supplies of critical raw materials. These include rare earths, which are essential for products supporting the green energy transition, such as batteries … Read more

FinCEN Proposes Virtual Currency Mixing Regulation: ‘Primary Money Laundering Concern’ – Fin Tech

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On October 19, 2023, the US Department of the Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that identifies commingling of certain convertible virtual currencies (CVCs) as a “class of transactions of primary money laundering interest” under Section 311 of the USA PATRIOT Act Act. The proposed rule would require financial … Read more

Is the payroll tax constitutionally invalid? The Supreme Court had something to say. – Constitutional and administrative law

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October 26, 2023 Cooper Grace Ward You only need to register or log in to Mondaq.com to print this article. Yesterday’s decision of the High Court v Vanderstock & ors v State of Victoria (2023) HCA 30 (Vanderstock) challenged the constitutionality of state-imposed payroll taxes. What do I need to know? The decision … Read more