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Cesare Galli

IP rights, market ecology and sustainability: strategic directions post-COVID-19

Intellectual Property - International
IP Law Galli

From every angle, intellectual property is one of the great engines of the contemporary world, which not only fosters (and must continue to foster in the post-COVID-19 economy) progressive developments in relation to technology and quality of life, but also carries the 'antibodies' needed to protect the environment.

James Davies

Local lockdowns: HR and employment law issues

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

As national lockdown restrictions begin to ease, employers can expect local lockdowns to become more common.

Athanassios Lambrou

Implementing non-damage business interruption cover in the time of COVID-19

Insurance - Greece
Zemberis, Markezinis, Lambrou & Associates

Few industries have been as fiercely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic as travel and hospitality.

Marie Berard

High Court rejects challenge to enforcement where defences were already raised before foreign court

Arbitration & ADR - United Kingdom
Clifford Chance

The High Court recently dismissed a challenge to a previous decision to grant permission to enforce a Stockholm Chamber of Commerce award on the basis that contrary to the defendant's contention, there was a valid arbitration agreement between the parties and the defendant's arguments as to procedural irregularity had previously been raised in Swedish court proceedings, thereby giving rise to an issue estoppel..

Andrew Roberson

Section 965 statutes of limitations for partnerships

Corporate Tax - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently issued guidance on the period of limitations for Section 965 of the Internal Revenue Code transition tax-related adjustments of partnerships.

Tan Meiyen

DIP financing – the Singaporean way

Insolvency & Restructuring - Singapore
Oon & Bazul LLP

In 2016 the Ministry of Law unveiled plans to strengthen Singapore as an international centre for debt restructuring.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany, Israel

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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