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Gan Khong Aik

No escape from paying minimum wage

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

A recent Federal Court decision has confirmed that the hotel industry cannot use a service charge to supplement employees' wages in order to meet the minimum threshold for wage requirements.

Lucy Lewis

Going back to the office – latest guidance

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The government has published new COVID-19-secure guidance for office settings which includes updated guidance on who should go to work.

Beatriz Bejarano

Barcelona Court of Appeal confirms legitimacy of Tommy Hilfiger's use of TH sign

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

In a recent judgment, the Barcelona Court of Appeal confirmed the judgment of Barcelona Commercial Court 6, which dismissed a trademark infringement action brought against Hilfiger Stores Spain (HSS), SL.

Alex Horsbrugh-Porter

Director disqualification: 12-year disqualification penalty imposed

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

When considering the penalties imposed on directors of Guernsey companies for misconduct or breaches of the Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008, arguably the most serious penalty which can be imposed is a disqualification order.

Llewellyn V Boyer-Cartwright

Aviation 2020: year in review

Aviation - Bahamas
HarleyJames

In 2020 the Civil Aviation Authority Bahamas made several important advances despite the COVID-19 pandemic, including restoring and boosting air travel to, from and within The Bahamas, presenting three pieces of legislation to Parliament and addressing other ongoing challenges.

Dave Sherwin

Economic substance requirements: overview

Corporate Tax - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The International Tax Cooperation (Economic Substance) Act reflected the Cayman Islands' commitment to its obligations as a member of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development's global Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Inclusive Framework and corresponding EU requirements for no or nominal tax jurisdictions.

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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