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HPP´s Energy Team authored the Finland chapter in the Global Legal Insights: Energy 2019

Three of HPP’s Energy Team, Andrew Cotton, Laura Leino and Ella Rinne have contributed the Finland chapter to the recently published Global Legal Insights: Energy 2019. The book is part of the Global Legal Insights series in which the world´s leading lawyers provide essential insights into current legal issues. The book provides an overview of the worldwide energy market and covers…

Data management makes or breaks smart mobility

We are about to face the revolution of smart mobility. The development of self-driving vehicles, electric motors and various digital transport services, for example, will revolutionize the mobility of people and goods. The long-term financial, social and legal impacts of the revolution come with a number of questions yet to be answered. Smart mobility heavily…

A digital tax would slow down the development of technology and business

The so-called digital tax being planned by the European Commission has been the topic of recent discussions. The idea behind this tax is that the digital platform of a company could form a basis for taxation and a virtual permanent establishment of a sort. This tax would mean that companies providing digital services and exceeding…

Smart mobility is a major opportunity for Finland

Daily there seems to be news about the world being on the verge of a transport revolution. Electric cars will soon replace combustion engines, self-driving vehicles will be a part of everyday life, and new types of digital services will enable the flexible combination of various forms of transport. These technologies that are about to…