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César Navarro

Daily recording of working hours: FAQs

Employment & Benefits - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

Following the entry into force of Royal Decree 8/2019, companies are now required to record employees' working hours on a daily basis.

Ben Strauss

Timing of tax on gift cards

Corporate Tax - South Africa
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

The Cape Town Tax Court recently addressed the timing of income tax in relation to retailer gift cards.

Sophia Iwantscheff

Droniq: DFS and Deutsche Telekom enter drone business

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

Commercial drone flights are expected to be a future market worth billions.

Jürg Schneider

Implementation plan adopted for national cybersecurity strategy

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Federal Council recently adopted a plan to implement the national strategy to protect Switzerland against cyber risks until 2022 and took additional steps towards the establishment of a cybersecurity competence centre.

Sarah Shaul

How are foreign states' decisions on EU directives recognised in English courts?

Litigation - United Kingdom

The High Court recently struck out a claim by the beneficial owner of certain notes that had sought a declaration that an event of default had occurred.

Carsten Vyvers

New terms and conditions for logistics providers

Shipping & Transport - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The Logistics Terms and Conditions (Logistik-AGB) 2019, which were jointly revised by the German Association for Freight Forwarding and Logistics, the Federal Association of Road Haulage, Logistics and Disposal and the Federal Association of Furniture Forwarders and Logistics, will enter into force on 1 July 2019.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey