International Law Office

Latest updates

James Heinicke

COVID-19 restructuring and corporate recovery measures

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The government recently held a virtual meeting with the heads and delegates of financial services industry associations in Cayman to allow it to engage with them directly on various COVID-19-related business continuity plans relating to the financial services industry.

Annamaria Pedroni

COVID-19: workplace health and safety

Employment & Immigration - Italy
Stanchi Studio Legale

As Italy is dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, the national institutions responsible for occupational safety (mainly the National Institute for Insurance against Accidents at Work and the Labour Inspectorate) have issued rules concerning health and safety in the workplace.

Andrew Roberson

IRS flexes its administrative summons power in recent tax case

Corporate Tax - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

A recent US Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit decision underlines the Internal Revenue Service's ability to obtain information that it needs to examine taxpayers' returns using its powerful summons tool.

Adam Bell

COVID-19 Weekly Report (18-24 May 2020)

Insolvency & Restructuring - International
International Law Office

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

Geraldine Elliott

Commission omission? High Court balances text and context in contractual interpretation

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

English law's flexible, rational, yet stable approach to contractual interpretation has been demonstrated again in a recent decision concerning commission payments.

Zhigang Zhu

SPC releases draft documents on enforcement of IP judgments

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

In response to the Sino-American trade agreement signed in January 2020, the Supreme People's Court (SPC) recently issued a notice soliciting public opinions on two documents concerning the enforcement of IP judgments.

OnDemand

2

Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

3

Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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