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Jonathan Hughes

COVID-19: implications for planning appeals

Real Estate - Jersey
Ogier

The Law Society of Jersey issued guidance regarding the courts' COVID-19 contingency plans, noting that planning appeal hearings have been suspended due to independent inspectors being unable to travel to the island.

Kei Akagawa

What is the correct value of damages caused by a personal information leak?

Litigation - Japan
Anderson Mori & Tomotsune

The Tokyo High Court recently rendered a judgment regarding the amount of personal damages owed to victims of a personal information leak by a third party.

Michael Lips

Switzerland to extend certain climate protection measures until 2021

Environment & Climate Change - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

The Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communication recently launched the consultation process for a partial revision of the CO2 Ordinance.

Joanne van Harmelen

How does EPO opinion on patentability of plants and animals affect South Africa?

Healthcare & Life Sciences - South Africa
ENSafrica

The European Patent Office Enlarged Board of Appeal may have ended the debate on the patentability of plants and animals which are exclusively obtained by essentially biological processes by ruling that these are not patentable.

James Heinicke

COVID-19 restructuring and corporate recovery measures

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The government recently held a virtual meeting with the heads and delegates of financial services industry associations in Cayman to allow it to engage with them directly on various COVID-19-related business continuity plans relating to the financial services industry.

Patrick McGauley

COVID-19 Weekly Report (25-31 May 2020)

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - International
International Law Office

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

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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