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Magdalena Kotyrba

Conducting clinical trials during COVID-19 crisis: FAQs

Healthcare & Life Sciences - European Union
Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

COVID-19 is having a significant impact on clinical trials due to its affects on EU healthcare systems, including limited or no patient contact, restricted access to trial sites and investigational medicinal product shortages.

Ramonne Gardiner

What impact could COVID-19 have on leases?

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The government recently announced an ambitious rental assistance programme to assist tenants who have been economically affected by COVID-19 and are unable to satisfy their contractual obligation to pay rent.

Cathy Ting

Main points of Copyright Act draft amendments

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

In January 2020 the Intellectual Property Office announced draft amendments to the Copyright Act which aim to address the exploitation of copyrightable works in the era of digital convergence and cloud technology, the regulation of fair use, the reconciliation of rights and the perfection of copyright regulations.

Antony Sassi

Closing the GAP

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The general adjourned period, during which the courts in Hong Kong were closed save for urgent and essential court business, ended on 4 May 2020.

Michael Chernick

Debt buyback and liability management considerations

Capital Markets - USA
Shearman & Sterling LLP

As the markets continue to react to the COVID-19 pandemic, the trading prices of many corporate loans and bonds have fallen dramatically.

Marwa M Hassoun

Selective decoupling: phasing out domestic deployment of Chinese telecoms technology

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Through an array of legislative and administrative measures, the government has made significant strides in recent years to limit, and perhaps end altogether, the proliferation of Chinese-origin telecoms technology in US infrastructure.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, 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