International Law Office

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Luke Tapp

Impact of share or asset sales on employees

Employment & Benefits - United Arab Emirates
Pinsent Masons

Share or asset sales can significantly affect employees, particularly with regard to dismissal.

Michael Harowski

Fifth Circuit confirms Dorion test for maritime contracts

Shipping & Transport - USA
Wilson Elser

The US Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals recently confirmed the Dorion test for determining whether a contract is a maritime contract and extended the test to all mixed service contracts.

Jennie Cherry

Preparing US tax and information returns: Forms 3520 and 3520-A

Private Client & Offshore Services - USA
Kozusko Harris Duncan

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is ramping up compliance initiatives targeting failures to file US tax and information returns.

Pedro Cortés

Is 2019 novel coronavirus case of force majeure under Macau law?

Company & Commercial - Macau
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados

Although Macau has largely been spared the human toll of the 2019 novel coronavirus, the region's economy will suffer greatly in the short term.

Elizabeth Greene

Online harms: government publishes response to consultation on proposals for internet regulation

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Bird & Bird LLP

The government recently published its initial response to the public consultation on the Online Harms White Paper, in the first substantive update since its publication in April 2019.

Athanassios Lambrou

Court of appeal finds EAR policy's defect exclusion clause unambiguous and straightforward

Insurance - Greece
Zemberis, Markezinis, Lambrou & Associates

Contract works policies contain exclusion clauses relating to the cost of rectifying defects in design, materials and workmanship, which offer rich grounds for disputes between underwriters and insureds.

OnDemand

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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

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA