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Jeremiah Ch’ng

COVID-19: legal position of migrant workers in Malaysian construction sector

Employment & Immigration - Malaysia
SKRINE

This article sets out the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the legal position of migrant workers in Malaysia, particularly in the construction sector, including the risk of deportation of undocumented workers and the current local stigma.

Marcel Meinhardt

Secretariat of ComCo advises on obligation to notify concentration

Competition & Antitrust - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

Under Swiss law, a proposed concentration triggers a mandatory pre-merger notification if one of the undertakings concerned has been held to be dominant, irrespective of the statutory turnover thresholds.

Daniel Wyatt

To perform or not to perform? When tendering performance means actual performance

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

A consultant was alleged to be in material breach of a consultancy contract for refusing to supply his services.

Nateisha L Anderson-Bain

Has COVID-19 affected real estate transactions?

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

Restrictions on both domestic and international travel, lockdowns and curfews have been imposed in The Bahamas to restrict movement in an attempt to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Emily Gilmore

COVID-19 Weekly Report (18-24 May 2020)

Real Estate - International
International Law Office

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

John Lane

Corporate risk when officers or employees have criminal convictions

White Collar Crime - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Companies in Japan that operate in sectors which require permits or licences (eg, the aviation, banking, pharmaceutical, construction, outsourcing and waste disposal sectors) risk having their licences revoked if their officers or certain employees receive a criminal conviction.

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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

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom