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Oliver Nissen

BER: all set for grand opening

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The new Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) looks set to open its gates on 31 October 2020.

Alexander Vogel

499 + 1 = 500? Practical approach on new 500-investor threshold exemption

Banking & Financial Services - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

In January 2020 the Financial Services Act and the Financial Services Ordinance entered into force and established comprehensive rules relating to prospectuses offering securities and the admission of securities to trading, which will apply to all types of financial instrument.

Sanaya F Vachha

Generic trademarks and deceptive marketing practices: Competition Commission rejects genericism defence

Intellectual Property - Pakistan
Vellani & Vellani

Pursuant to a complaint of fraudulent use of a registered trademark, logo and packaging design, the Competition Commission initiated an inquiry into, and thereafter issued show cause notices to, two respondents for engaging in deceptive marketing practices under the Competition Act.

Stella Koukounis

Challenges when pursuing partial division of Cyprus company

Corporate & Commercial - Cyprus
Solsidus Law

A reorganisation by partial division has many benefits, especially in an economy where corporate reorganisations may be the sole means of survival for larger businesses and organisations.

Marjorie Clara Soto

California COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave Act effective immediately

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

Employers with more than 500 employees nationally, and employers of healthcare providers and emergency responders previously exempted from the Families First Coronavirus Response Act requirements, must provide Californian employees with two weeks' supplemental paid sick leave for specified COVID-19 reasons.

Sascha Dethof

FCO publishes annual report: focus on high fines and digital economy

Competition & Antitrust - Germany
Fieldfisher (Germany) LLP

The Federal Cartel Office (FCO) recently published its Annual Report 2019.

OnDemand

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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

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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