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Ella Boardman

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

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - International
International Law Office

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

Hagen Köckeritz

COVID-19: back to business after lockdown guidance for employers

Employment & Immigration - Germany
Mayer Brown

After several weeks of quasi-lockdown in Germany and immense public pressure to lift limitations imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, an increasing number of companies are starting to resume their activities.

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.

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.

Brenda A Rogel Salgado

First adjustments to New General Law for Sustainable Forest Development

Environment & Climate Change - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

In 2018 the New General Law for Sustainable Forest Development entered into force, introducing new legal definitions with regard to the forestry regulatory framework.

Karsten Metzlaff

When the asterisk is missing: Munich Higher Regional Court's King of the Month decision

Franchising - Germany
Noerr LLP

Special deals are common among competing burger chains.

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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