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Margarita Sofokleous

Benefits of Cyprus international trust regime

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cyprus
A G Paphitis & Co

The Cyprus International Trusts Law is one of the world's most attractive legal frameworks, as it builds on the well-established English principles of equity and trusts.

Karolina Kanclerz

Temporary posting of employees to Poland continues to be problematic

Employment & Benefits - Poland
Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak

Despite the fact that almost four years have passed since the Act of 10 June 2016 on the posting of workers as part of the provision of services entered into force, its application continues to be problematic for foreign employers posting workers to Poland, particularly in regard to keeping and storing records regarding a posted employee's working time.

Kaan Demir

Common pitfalls in M&A deals and how to avoid them

Corporate Finance/M&A - Turkey
Kayum & Demir

This article examines some of the key considerations for buyers and sellers when entering into an M&A transaction and how best to navigate deal-related risks.

Michael Harowski

Fifth Circuit confirms Dorion test for maritime contracts

Shipping & Transport - USA
Wilson Elser

The US Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals recently confirmed the Dorion test for determining whether a contract is a maritime contract and extended the test to all mixed service contracts.

Hui Huang

Supreme People's Court Honda OEM case: end of a long story?

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

When goods are manufactured in China by an original equipment manufacturer factory for export, the foreign buyer is not always the owner in China of the trademark that is affixed on the goods.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

Update on DEPA privatisation

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

Under the new law on the liberalisation of the energy market, the Public Natural Gas Company (DEPA) will be spun off into three distinct undertakings: DEPA Infrastructure, DEPA Commercial and DEPA International Projects.

OnDemand

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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

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA