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Barbara Wilbrink

Burden of proof remains with shipowner in proving terminal operator liability

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD

The loading and unloading of cargo from ships is a key element in the transport chain.

Mary V Ward

COVID-19 company update

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

The Bermuda Registrar of Companies and the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA) recently issued information on the steps that they have taken to protect the public and ensure the continuity of business in Bermuda as it responds to the coronavirus.

Lucy Lewis

IR35 reforms postponed due to coronavirus

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The government has announced that the planned reforms to IR35 will now take effect on 6 April 2021 instead of 6 April 2020 as previously planned.

David Smyth

Litigation in the time of coronavirus (brief update)

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The 'general adjourned period' (GAP) during which the courts in Hong Kong have been closed, save for urgent and essential court business, has been extended to 13 April 2020.

Linda Hynes

DPC annual report: review of 2019 and focus for future

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Ireland
Lewis Silkin Ireland

The Data Protection Commission (DPC) recently published its annual report for 2019, the first full calendar year since the EU General Data Protection Regulation came into force.

Ivana Manovelo

Banking regulation in Croatia – an overview

Banking - Croatia
Macesic & Partners

This article provides an overview of banking regulation in Croatia, including which authorities govern banking regulation and what the central bank's role is therein, the type of licence required to conduct banking services and what the application process is like, the forms of bank which can operate in Croatia and how are they regulated and how the Croatian regulatory regime distinguishes between different forms of bank..

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom