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Sara Andersson

Supreme Court clarifies that relevant contractual provisions can supersede Environmental Code

Environment & Climate Change - Sweden
Advokatfirman Lindahl

The Supreme Court recently clarified that Chapter 32 of the Environmental Code can be applied between contracting parties and that it is possible to derogate from those provisions and even exclude their application through contractual provisions.

Costas Stamatiou

Tonnage tax scheme extended until 31 December 2029

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Shipping Deputy Ministry has issued Circular 1/2020 informing shipowners, charterers and ship managers that, following the formal assessment of the Cyprus tonnage tax scheme, the European Commission has concluded that Cyprus's relevant scheme is compatible with the internal market and in line with the Guidelines on State Aid to Maritime Transport..

Arturo Sferruzza

Are floating solar and wind installations the new frontiers of renewable energy?

Energy & Natural Resources - Italy
Norton Rose Fulbright Studio Legale

Floating solar and wind farms are power production installations mounted on structures or platforms that float on a body of water.

Brian Mead

Top 10 things to know about new FLSA overtime calculations

Employment & Benefits - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

New, more employer-friendly regulations recently came into effect, determining how overtime pay is calculated under the Fair Labour Standards Act.

Marina Vassiliou

Court procedure for evicting defaulting tenants amended

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The law on property rental in Cyprus appears to have been unfairly weighted in favour of tenants for some time, as defaulting tenants have been legally entitled to remain in a property without paying their legally due rent until the hearing of an application for recovery of possession before the Rent Control Court.

Elena Christodoulou

New double tax agreement between Cyprus and Kazakhstan

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Cyprus-Kazakhstan double tax treaty recently entered into force.

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