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Esther Gómez García

Copyright protection of fashion designs in Spain after Cofemel

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

In light of the European Court of Justice's (ECJ's) decision in Cofemel, copyright protection for fashion designs is now more feasible in Spain.

Lee Xin Div

Whole arbitration award or just dispositive portion: what should be registered with the courts?

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

After succeeding in arbitration, the respondents in a recent case filed an originating summons pursuant to the Arbitration Act in a high court to enforce and recognise the entire award as a high court judgment.

Martyn Baudains

Executing wills during lockdown

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

The legal formalities for executing a will in Guernsey aim to prevent fraud and undue influence.

Hagen Köckeritz

COVID-19: works council consultation, quarantine and social distancing

Employment & Immigration - Germany
Mayer Brown

The COVID-19 crisis poses many challenges for employers and employees alike.

John Lane

Corporate risk when officers or employees have criminal convictions

White Collar Crime - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Companies in Japan that operate in sectors which require permits or licences (eg, the aviation, banking, pharmaceutical, construction, outsourcing and waste disposal sectors) risk having their licences revoked if their officers or certain employees receive a criminal conviction.

Kay C Georgi

Government hurls another export control grenade at Huawei

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The Department of Commerce and the Bureau of Industry and Security recently revised an arcane export control rule that imposes US export controls on foreign-origin products that are a direct product of certain US technologies.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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