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Constantinos Pashiardis

Application and interpretation of Article IV of New York Convention

Arbitration & ADR - Cyprus
George Z Georgiou & Associates LLC

In recent years there has been a substantial number of cases in which the courts have had to determine whether applicants seeking the recognition and enforcement of an arbitral award have complied with the requirements set out in Article IV of the New York Convention, which the Supreme Court has ruled must be strictly satisfied.

John Lane

Corporate risk when officers or employees have criminal convictions

White Collar Crime - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Companies in Japan that operate in sectors which require permits or licences (eg, the aviation, banking, pharmaceutical, construction, outsourcing and waste disposal sectors) risk having their licences revoked if their officers or certain employees receive a criminal conviction.

Jürg Schneider

Latest MELANI report – most important cyber incidents in second half of 2019

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Reporting and Analysis Centre for Information Assurance recently published its latest semi-annual report regarding the most important cyber incidents and cyber risks of the second half of 2019 in Switzerland and abroad.

Jeremy Glover

Platform Interior Solutions Ltd v ISG Construction Ltd

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - United Kingdom
Fenwick Elliott Solicitors

In a recent application, Platform tried to enforce an adjudicator's decision in the sum of £420,000 plus value added tax.

Michael Lips

Legal uncertainty over rent reductions due to COVID-19 remains

Real Estate - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

Numerous shops, restaurants and other facilities throughout Switzerland have had to close their businesses due to emergency regulations issued to combat COVID-19.

Eriko Ogata

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on employment

Employment & Immigration - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

In April 2020 the government declared a state of emergency due to 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