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Andreas Wildi

Swiss health study commenced

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Lausanne University Centre for General Medicine and Public Health, in close cooperation with the Swiss Biobanking Platform, recently commenced the pilot phase of the so-called 'Swiss health study', which aims to determine which chemicals accumulate in the human body.

Arthur Shay

5G spectrum auction ends and real competition begins

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

Taiwan's 5G spectrum auction came to an end on 21 February 2020.

Mary V Ward

COVID-19 company update

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

The Bermuda Registrar of Companies and the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA) recently issued information on the steps that they have taken to protect the public and ensure the continuity of business in Bermuda as it responds to the coronavirus.

Brian Mead

Top 10 things to know about new FLSA overtime calculations

Employment & Benefits - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

New, more employer-friendly regulations recently came into effect, determining how overtime pay is calculated under the Fair Labour Standards Act.

Anna Turi

Increased fines – HCA targets telecom companies

Competition & Antitrust - Hungary
Schoenherr

In the past three months, three telecom giants received unexpectedly heavy fines from the Hungarian Competition Authority (HCA) in consumer protection cases.

Sara Andersson

Supreme Court clarifies that relevant contractual provisions can supersede Environmental Code

Environment & Climate Change - Sweden
Advokatfirman Lindahl

The Supreme Court recently clarified that Chapter 32 of the Environmental Code can be applied between contracting parties and that it is possible to derogate from those provisions and even exclude their application through contractual provisions.

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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