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- Blog: ALTIUS BlogsThe ELTIF: amendments in the Belgian AIFM LawPosted on June 17, 2021 by On 19 April 2021, a draft law on diverse financial provisions (the “Draft Law”) was published. The Draft Law was adopted by the Parliament at the end of May. Amongst other things, it amends the Belgian AIFM Law to integrate the ELTIF fund status. Together with its parliamentary works, the Draft Law finally provides some clarity on this vehicle’s place in the existing Belgian fund framework.Background The status of the European long-term investment fund (“ELTIF”) was introduced a few years ago by Regulation 2015/760 of 29 April 2015 on European long-term investment funds (the “ELTIF Regulation...
- Blog: Data Security Law BlogSupreme Court Narrowly Interprets CFAA to Avoid Criminalizing “Commonplace Computer Activity”Posted on June 7, 2021 by Patricia S. Kim, Maren J. MessingOn June 3, 2021, the United States Supreme Court issued a 6-3 opinion in Van Buren v. United States, No. 19-783, resolving the circuit split regarding what it means to “exceed authorization” for purposes of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (the “CFAA”). The Court held that only those who obtain information from particular areas [...]