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Jürg Schneider

Federal Council in favour of requiring critical infrastructures to report cyberattacks

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Federal Council recently tasked the Department of Finance with drafting a bill which will introduce a cyberattack notification obligation for operators of critical infrastructure.

Quirin Vergho

Business shutdown insurance and COVID-19: update on the most controversial topic of 2020

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The first court decisions concerning business shutdown insurance are now available.

Marcel Meinhardt

Parliament agrees on stricter concept of market power

Competition & Antitrust - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

Parliament is currently debating the so-called 'fair price initiative' and an indirect counter-proposal by the government, both of which aim to tighten the Cartel Act.

Kamil Zawicki

Erroneous charging inconsistent with tariff conditions justifies administrative fine

Energy & Natural Resources - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

The Supreme Court recently applied Article 56(1)(6) of the Energy Law to clarify when the Polish regulator can impose an administrative fine on an energy company.

Katsuki Matsuura

How to handle the target's employment contracts in an M&A transaction

Corporate Finance/M&A - Japan
City-Yuwa Partners

When conducting M&A transactions in Japan, one of the most important considerations is how to handle the target's employment relationships.

Beril Yayla Sapan

Termination ban, unilateral unpaid leave and short-time working allowance extended again

Employment & Immigration - Turkey
Gün + Partners

Pursuant to three presidential decrees recently published in the Official Gazette, the termination ban and unilateral unpaid leave, which were due to expire by 17 January 2021, have been extended until 17 March 2021.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru