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Costas Stamatiou

Maritime cyber-risk management in safety management systems

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Shipping Deputy Ministry recently issued a circular on cyber risk which recognises the need to raise awareness of cyber-risk threats and vulnerabilities to support safe and secure shipping.

Gavin Woods

Implementation of Cape Town Convention in Bermuda

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

As a result of the Cape Town Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment coming into force in Bermuda, leasing companies, owners, lenders and other parties that deal with Bermudian entities participating in aircraft transactions and/or aircraft registered in Bermuda may opt to take the additional steps necessary to obtain the protections conferred by the convention.

Raphael Mellerio

Franchisees cannot be classified as employees

Franchising - France
Aramis Law Firm

Some jurisdictions have recently held that certain independent workers (eg, Uber drivers) are actually classified as employees.

Paul Jinks

Coronavirus and contractual penalties

Corporate & Commercial - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

The Coronavirus outbreak may result in an upsurge of force majeure-related claims under commercial contracts.

Elena Christodoulou

New double tax agreement between Cyprus and Kazakhstan

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Cyprus-Kazakhstan double tax treaty recently entered into force.

Patricia Barboza

Coronavirus in Brazil: what employers need to know

Employment & Benefits - Brazil
CGM Advogados

With the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continuing to affect the world – and employment law – this article answers FAQs for Brazilian employers.

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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