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Rob Jardine-Brown

Notification is key: prevention principle, delay and extensions of time under shipbuilding contracts

Shipping & Transport - United Kingdom
Wikborg Rein

A recent High Court decision provides an in-depth analysis of how, if at all, the prevention principle applies to shipbuilding contracts and the importance of good contract management to notify and seek extensions for events of delay.

Beril Yayla Sapan

Suspension of judicial terms due to COVID-19 extended

Litigation - Turkey
Gün + Partners

Under Decision 2480 on the Extension of the Suspension of Terms for the Prevention of Losses of Judicial Rights, the suspension of terms stipulated in Law 7226, which aimed to prevent any loss of rights in regard to trials due to the measures taken to combat the COVID-19 outbreak, has been extended.

Jocelyn Yean Tse Lim

COVID-19: government issues SOP for construction sector

Construction - Malaysia
SKRINE

Following the prime minister's announcement on 1 May 2020 regarding the reopening of the economy, the construction industry is permitted to operate with effect from 4 May 2020.

Ajay Bhargava

Determining applicable law: role of arbitral tribunals

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

If the parties to a contract fail to choose the applicable law, the task trickles down to the arbitral tribunal.

Ramonne Gardiner

What impact could COVID-19 have on leases?

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The government recently announced an ambitious rental assistance programme to assist tenants who have been economically affected by COVID-19 and are unable to satisfy their contractual obligation to pay rent.

Emily Gilmore

COVID-19 Weekly Report (11-17 May 2020)

International Trade - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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