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Oki Mori

Data protection regulation amendments: new information categories and data subject rights

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

In 2020 the Diet promulgated the Amendment Act of the Act on the Protection of Personal Information, which will come into force by June 2022.

Carsten Vyvers

Do not leave your package unattended

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

In 2019 the Stuttgart Regional Court considered a dispute about claims for damages following a vehicle transfer from Turkey to Germany.

Dan T Moss

Second Circuit: Madoff Ponzi scheme customers did not receive fictitious profit payments "for value"

Insolvency & Restructuring - USA
Jones Day

In the latest chapter of more than a decade of litigation involving efforts to recover fictitious profits paid to certain customers of Bernard Madoff's defunct brokerage firm as part of the largest Ponzi scheme in history, the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has held that the customers did not have a defence to avoidance and recovery because they received the payments "for value"..

Tom Nener

Online infringement: when is a platform 'targeted' at a territory?

Intellectual Property - United Kingdom
Pinsent Masons

Unsurprisingly, the combination of the COVID-19 pandemic and global lockdowns has resulted in increased consumer shopping online.

Marcel Meinhardt

Capital cost rates for electricity supply, renewable energy production and high-pressure natural gas networks

Energy & Natural Resources - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Federal Electricity Supply Act regulates the fee structure to be applied by electricity suppliers when delivering electricity to end consumers.

Sally Edwards

Royal Court intervenes to set aside trustee decision

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

In a recent case, the Royal Court intervened to set aside a decision of the trustee not to make the spouse of the settlor a beneficiary in her own right.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru