Personal Blog

Co-founder Paul Sutton shares some personal insights from his day-to-day work, providing a look behind the scenes at LCN Legal.

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5 things people forget when it comes to Intercompany Agreements

In honour of LCN Legal’s imminent 5th anniversary, here’s a list of 5 things people often forget when it comes to putting in place the Intercompany Agreements (ICAs) which multinational groups need for Transfer Pricing compliance: 1. Intercompany agreements (ICAs) are essentially forward-looking: they are promises to act in a certain way …
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“Bad and better”

  If you want an antidote to gloom-and-doom reporting and the idea that global civilisation is in decline, you should read the book “Factfulness” by Hans Rosling, his son Ola Rosling and his daughter-in-law Anna Rosling Rönnlund. One of the book’s central messages is how outdated and inaccurate our view of the world is, on matters as fundamental …
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“Aggressive and Comprehensive”

If, like me, you’re a student of international corporate structures, you’ll like this interview with Edward Zeng. Edward is the Shanghai-based Senior Partner of HanSheng Law Offices, and the interview focusses on the “aggressive and comprehensive” approach of Customs officials in China, and the role of Intercompany Agreements in helping multinational …
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Webinar: Intercompany Agreements for Transfer Pricing compliance

I am delighted to confirm that Thomson Reuters’ will be hosting a webinar on Tuesday 19 June. The focus of the webinar is Intercompany Agreements for Transfer Pricing compliance, and sharing market insights as to how multinational groups can ensure that their Intercompany Agreements meet the necessary requirements. We are honoured to be the guest …