International Law Office

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Hsiu-Ru Chien

Taiwan-Japan PPH MOTTAINAI becomes permanently effective

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

In 2012 Taiwan and Japan signed a pilot prosecution highway (PPH) programme to better facilitate patent cooperation.

Jia Wan

Why business interruption insurance covers only losses resulting from damage to property

Insurance - China
AnJie Law Firm

The rapid spread of the COVID-19 pandemic has affected business operations worldwide.

Antony Sassi

A COVID-19 update

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

Since the general adjourned period (GAP) ended on 3 May 2020, when the courts resumed normal business in Hong Kong, reported cases of COVID-19 infection have approximately tripled.

Teresa Polino

French fashion and retail goods face 25% duties starting January 2021

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Certain products from France, including leather handbags and certain beauty preparations and soaps, will soon become pricier.

Eric Favre

Execution-only relationship – transactions without mandate and calculation of damages

Banking & Financial Services - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

A recent Supreme Court decision concerned a case in which a relationship manager with a Swiss bank left said bank without the relevant bank's client being informed.

Devinder Singh

New insolvency practice direction – providing some much-needed clarity on UK winding-up petitions

Insolvency & Restructuring - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 recently came into force.

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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