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Carmen Verdonck

BCA updates its fining guidelines following entry into force of abuse of economic dependence concept

Competition & Antitrust - Belgium
ALTIUS

After some last-minute delays, the Royal Decree of 31 July 2020 introduced the concept of abuse of economic dependence in Belgium.

Sudish Sharma

M&A in 2020: adjusting to COVID-19 shockwaves

Corporate Finance/M&A - International
Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan

The year 2020 has had an adverse effect on economies worldwide.

Cesare Galli

Italy nominates Milan as third head office of UPC instead of London

Intellectual Property - Italy
IP Law Galli

At a recent Unified Patent Court (UPC) Preparatory Committee meeting on the effects of the United Kingdom's withdrawal of its ratification of the court's founding agreement, Italy announced its intention to nominate Milan as the new branch of the UPC headquarters instead of London.

Ajay Bhargava

Costs regime under Arbitration and Conciliation Act

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

Arbitration evolved as an expeditious, cost-effective, simple and fair alternative to litigation.

Peter M Marta

Treasury Department issues ransomware guidance in response to significant uptick in ransomware attacks

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

In response to the significant rise in ransomware attacks since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and just in time for Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the Treasury Department's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network and the Office of Foreign Assets Control recently issued advisories on the potential legal risks of making or facilitating ransomware payments..

Brenda A Rogel Salgado

New Mexican Official Standards for ozone and particles in air

Environment & Climate Change - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The Ministry of Health recently published two projects on the National Regulatory Improvement Commission's online system for consultation.

OnDemand

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan