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Kharin Sears

Has COVID-19 affected real estate transactions?

Real Estate - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

Restrictions on both domestic and international travel, lockdowns and curfews have been imposed in The Bahamas to restrict movement in an attempt to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Werner Jahnel

Preventive approach to incapacity issues

Private Client & Offshore Services - Switzerland
LALIVE

The COVID-19 pandemic has placed issues of life and death at the forefront of people's minds, with many people requiring intensive medical care which may deprive them of their capacity of judgement and require others to take decisions for them.

Marie Berard

Court of Appeal clarifies principles for determining law of arbitration agreement

Arbitration & ADR - United Kingdom
Clifford Chance

In a recent decision, the Court of Appeal granted an anti-suit injunction restraining the defendants from pursuing Russian court proceedings in breach of a London arbitration clause.

Marwa M Hassoun

Team Telecom emerges from shadows and FCC cracks down on Chinese telecoms companies

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

A new executive order has formalised Team Telecom, a previously ad hoc committee which for many years has reviewed applications for Federal Communications Commission (FCC) authorisations involving non-US parties, typically for US-international telecoms service or submarine cable landings.

Charlotte Holden

COVID-19: DIFC emergency employment law introduced

Employment & Immigration - United Arab Emirates
Pinsent Masons

Employers have been given scope to restructure contracts with their employees to adapt to the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic under a temporary new emergency law introduced in the Dubai International Financial Centre.

Srdjana Petronijević

COVID-19: CCA remains fully operational

Competition & Antitrust - Croatia
Schoenherr

The government recently announced a phased plan to lift restrictions that were imposed in Croatia as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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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