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Niamh Lalor

Jersey public investment funds – regulatory options

Capital Markets - Jersey
Ogier

Jersey is long established as a primary centre for the establishment of offshore funds and has been at the forefront of international developments, which have attracted international sponsors, promoters, fund managers, advisers and investors.

Riccardo Fruscalzo

AIFA guidance on management of clinical trials during COVID-19 emergency

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Italy
Hogan Lovells

Due to the COVID-19 emergency and the consequent lockdown that is affecting most non-essential services in Italy, including some healthcare services, the Italian Medicines Agency recently issued guidance for sponsors, non-profit organisations and contract research organisations involved in clinical trials.

Núria Ribera

Barcelona patent court dismisses preliminary injunction request based on patent in amended form

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

Barcelona Commercial Court No 1 recently refused to grant a preliminary injunction requested by Sanofi against Mylan in relation to an insulin glargine biosimilar product.

Maya Ito

Impact of coronavirus on solar projects

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

It appears inevitable that the coronavirus pandemic will affect Japan's solar energy industry.

Carlos P Martins

Accessible Transportation for Persons with Disabilities Regulations – an overview

Aviation - Canada
Bersenas Jacobsen Chouest Thomson Blackburn LLP

In 2019 the Canadian federal government took steps to address barriers for persons with disabilities, including the introduction of the Accessible Canada Act.

Jakob Widner

Collective agreements trump Working Time Act

Employment & Benefits - Austria
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwalte GmbH

Following amendments to the Working Time Act, it was unclear whether the new statutory regime regarding working time overrides collective bargaining agreements that have not been adapted to the new maximum work hours and provide for a daily maximum of 10 working hours for flexitime.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / 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