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Anna Turi

Upcoming amendments to Competition Act

Competition & Antitrust - Hungary
Schoenherr

Parliament recently adopted a new act to ensure that the Competition Act fully complies with EU Directive 2019/1/EU (ECN+ Directive).

Pedro Cortés

New minimum wage regime

Private Client & Offshore Services - Macau
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados

Amid the global COVID-19 crisis, the Legislative Assembly has approved Law 5/2020 on workers' minimum wage, which aims to protect workers and avoid overly low salaries.

Ella Boardman

COVID-19 Weekly Report (18-24 May 2020)

Employment & Immigration - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

Natasha Rao

IP Enterprise Court considers interplay of EU Trade Secrets Directive and breach of confidence for first time

Franchising - United Kingdom
Fieldfisher LLP

The IP Enterprise Court recently considered the impact of the EU Trade Secrets Directive on the law of breach of confidence – in particular, in the context of ex-employees who sought to franchise their services.

Jan Erik Janssen

Energy audits – Dutch approach

Energy & Natural Resources - Netherlands
Stek

Energy audits are essential for assessing existing energy consumption and identifying potential energy-saving measures.

Zeina Obeid

COVID-19: impact on contractual obligations

Corporate & Commercial - Lebanon
Obeid Law Firm

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of using force majeure to repudiate the performance of burdensome contractual obligations that were undertaken before the 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