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Rachel Welford

DOT issues new guidance regarding airlines' obligation to provide passenger refunds

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

Passengers who no longer wish to travel due to COVID-19 concerns or who have had their flights cancelled are demanding refunds from airlines.

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.

Marwa M Hassoun

Selective decoupling: phasing out domestic deployment of Chinese telecoms technology

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Through an array of legislative and administrative measures, the government has made significant strides in recent years to limit, and perhaps end altogether, the proliferation of Chinese-origin telecoms technology in US infrastructure.

Samuel Yang

Special governance of illegal collection of personal information by COVID-19-prevention and control apps

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Tianjin Cyberspace Administration recently issued a circular which requires the operators of apps (including mini-programs and website tools) for the prevention and control of COVID-19 to fulfil personal information obligations in accordance with the law,provide relevant information on personal information protection online and carry out security-based self-assessments and rectification processes, where required..

Urszula Wojtyra

First decision under amended PMNOC Regulations: Federal Court finds Amgen's filgrastim patent obvious

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Federal Court recently issued the first decision under the amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.

Martyn Baudains

Executing wills during lockdown

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

The legal formalities for executing a will in Guernsey aim to prevent fraud and undue influence.

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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