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Martin Magal

Way forward for corporate arbitration

Arbitration & ADR - Slovakia
Allen & Overy LLP

The arbitration court of the Slovak Bar Association (SBA) recently adopted new corporate dispute resolution rules.

Rishabh Shroff

Court reconfirms that legal heirs are preferred over nominees

Private Client & Offshore Services - India
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

The issue of legatees versus nominees is still causing confusion among the public despite numerous judicial decisions which clearly confirm that legal heirs inherit assets over nominees.

Emily Gilmore

COVID-19 Weekly Report (11-17 May 2020)

International Trade - International
International Law Office

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

Jesper Windahl

Unloading trailers: who bears responsibility under CMR?

Shipping & Transport - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

A recent Maritime and Commercial Court case examined a claim for damage to goods during unloading under the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR).

Diane M Morgenthaler

COVID-19 ate my homework – recent extensions and relief for retirement plans

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

In recognition of the difficulties faced by retirement plan sponsors, participants and beneficiaries due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Labour, in conjunction with the Internal Revenue Service and the Department of the Treasury, recently issued guidance extending a number of retirement plan deadlines, including deadlines for many participant notices and benefit plan claims..

Samuel Yang

Special governance of illegal collection of personal information by COVID-19-prevention and control apps

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Tianjin Cyberspace Administration recently issued a circular which requires the operators of apps (including mini-programs and website tools) for the prevention and control of COVID-19 to fulfil personal information obligations in accordance with the law,provide relevant information on personal information protection online and carry out security-based self-assessments and rectification processes, where required..

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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

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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