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Ricardo Rozas

New law allows passenger cabotage on foreign cruise vessels

Shipping & Transport - Chile
JJR Abogados

The Merchant Navy Law, which includes a cabotage reservation system, implies that only Chilean vessels are permitted to provide maritime or fluvial transport services (of cargo or passengers) within Chile or its exclusive economic zone.

Ari Q Fitzgerald

Update on FCC 5.9GHz band rulemaking proceeding

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chair Ajit Pai recently announced plans to open a rulemaking proceeding to take a fresh look at the 5.9GHz band.

Antony Sassi

Court reviews non-party costs orders

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The High Court recently reiterated the general principles which govern its power to order a non-party to pay the costs of another party to court proceedings.

Héctor Elias Chagoya

Senate ratifies USMCA: overview of IP chapter

Intellectual Property - Mexico
Becerril, Coca & Becerril SC

Mexico recently became the first country to ratify the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), Chapter 20 of which is one of the most comprehensive IP chapters in any trade agreement.

Ivana Manovelo

Licences for hydrocarbon exploration in Dinarides region available in third bidding round

Energy & Natural Resources - Croatia
Macesic & Partners

Four new exploration blocks in the Dinarides have been offered in the third licensing round for the exploration and production of hydrocarbons in Croatia.

Laurent Guardelli

Industrial tribunals against the Macron scale: rebels with a cause?

Employment & Benefits - France
Coblence & Associés

The so-called 'Macron ordinances' overhauled the Labour Code in September 2017.

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