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Sam Moss

Three practical steps to protect your legal position on COVID-19 disruptions

Construction - International
LALIVE

All parties involved in construction projects – including contractors, employers, subcontractors and suppliers – should consider what steps they can take now to ensure that they are on a sound legal footing with respect to COVID-19 impacts when the dust settles and it becomes time to allocate responsibility for the consequences.

Adam Bell

COVID-19 Weekly Report (23-30 March 2020)

Insolvency & Restructuring - International
International Law Office

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

Dominique Müller

Liking or sharing defamatory Facebook posts can be unlawful

Litigation - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Supreme Court recently issued a judgment concerning 'likes' and 'shares' of defamatory posts on Facebook.

Elisavet Yakovidis Çinlemez

Re-establishment of rights as remedy for requesting European patent validation

Intellectual Property - Turkey
Deriş Patents and Trademarks Agency

In a landmark decision, a first-instance court recently ruled on the re-establishment of rights as a remedy for requesting the validation of a European patent where its Turkish translation has not been filed within three months of the date on which the mention of the grant is published.

Elsebeth Aaes-Jørgensen

Coronavirus – enhanced right to receive and be reimbursed for sickness benefits

Employment & Immigration - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

A bill amending the Sickness Benefits Act has recently been enacted to mitigate the economic consequences of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic for employers and self-employed persons.

Michael Hanson

Employment law guide: responding to COVID-19

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

The coronavirus (COVID-19) was recently declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organisation.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, 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