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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.

Diane M Morgenthaler

Up, up and away: increased penalties for employee benefit plans

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

For 2020, legislation enacted in December 2019 dramatically increased penalties imposed by the Internal Revenue Code for late filing of certain employee benefit plan notices and reports.

Barbara Wilbrink

Burden of proof remains with shipowner in proving terminal operator liability

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD

The loading and unloading of cargo from ships is a key element in the transport chain.

Marilena Nikolaraki

Pirated goods – risks for everyone involved

Intellectual Property - Greece
A & K Metaxopoulos & Partners Law Firm

Trading in pirated and counterfeit goods is widespread in many countries, including Greece.

Andreas Wildi

CAR-T therapies and changes to Healthcare Benefits Ordinance

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Federal Department of Home Affairs recently decided that two new autologous cell therapies (CAR-T therapies) for the treatment of blood and lymph gland cancer will in future be covered by compulsory healthcare insurance.

Maya Ito

Impact of Civil Code reform on energy and natural resource transactions

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

In 2017 the Civil Code, which was enacted in 1896, was substantially amended for the first time in more than a century.

OnDemand

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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