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Gordon Drakes

COVID-19: how franchise and distribution networks can respond

Franchising - United Kingdom
Fieldfisher LLP

There is no one-size-fits-all plan for how businesses should respond to the COVID-19 crisis.

Mark W Atwood

DOT proposes to define 'unfair' and 'deceptive' practices

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

One of the most significant roles of the Department of Transportation (DOT) is to protect airline consumers from unfair and deceptive practices and unfair methods of competition by air carriers and ticket agents.

Stella Koukounis

Directors' duties in time of COVID-19

Corporate & Commercial - Cyprus
Solsidus Law

Directors run state hospitals, private clinics, companies and businesses that will be affected by the government's decisions during the COVID-19 pandemic and will be called on to decide the life or death of the businesses that they run.

Elisavet Yakovidis Çinlemez

Re-establishment of rights as remedy for requesting European patent validation

Intellectual Property - Turkey
Deriş Patents and Trademarks Agency

In a landmark decision, a first-instance court recently ruled on the re-establishment of rights as a remedy for requesting the validation of a European patent where its Turkish translation has not been filed within three months of the date on which the mention of the grant is published.

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.

Sam Moss

Three practical steps to protect your legal position on COVID-19 disruptions

Construction - International
LALIVE

All parties involved in construction projects – including contractors, employers, subcontractors and suppliers – should consider what steps they can take now to ensure that they are on a sound legal footing with respect to COVID-19 impacts when the dust settles and it becomes time to allocate responsibility for the consequences.

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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