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Marco Manzone

Exercise of maritime liens on cargo to secure credits for freight and demurrages

Shipping & Transport - Italy
Dardani Studio Legale

The Civitavecchia Tribunal recently considered a vessel owner's application to exercise a maritime lien on a quantity of coal carried on board the vessel to secure its freight balance, demurrages and expenses towards the charterer after the charterer applied to open insolvency proceedings.

Samantha Conolly

Advance healthcare directives

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

In 2019 the Health Care Decisions Act was implemented in the Cayman Islands.

William Wortley

Online harms: the regulator

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Bird & Bird LLP

The government has confirmed the Office of Communications (Ofcom) as the regulator of the online harms regime.

Elsebeth Aaes-Jørgensen

Employee dismissed because she went behind employer's back and worked with business partner

Employment & Immigration - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

In a recent case, a court ruled that an employer's summary dismissal of a manager was justified, since the manager had entered into a contract with one of the employer's business partners without the employer's approval.

Oscar Mago

Promotion of patented inventions during COVID-19 pandemic

Intellectual Property - Peru
OMC Abogados & Consultores

Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, authorities continue to promote the development of new technologies that contribute to resolving societal challenges and are properly registered in the patent system.

Stephanie Yonekura

2021 enforcement horizon: new administration's civil and criminal enforcement efforts

White Collar Crime - USA
Hogan Lovells

The Biden administration has hit the ground running, issuing a flurry of executive orders, actions and memoranda with sweeping implications affecting a wide range of key issues.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru