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Declan Groarke

Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme introduced

Employment & Immigration - Ireland
Lewis Silkin

The government has introduced the Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme to incentivise employers to retain employees on the payroll where possible (replacing the emergency COVID-19 Employer Refund Scheme).

Martin Foerster

COVID-19 measures may entitle tenants to rent reductions

Real Estate - Austria
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwalte GmbH

In an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government has ordered all shops and service providers, except those providing certain vital services, to close to customers from 17 March 2020 until 13 April 2020.

Paul Otto

Increased cybersecurity threats amid coronavirus precautions

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

During the coronavirus outbreak, many employers around the world are seeking to prioritise the wellbeing and safety of their employees by asking them to work remotely instead of risking exposure while commuting and working in populated office spaces.

David R Hamill

COVID-19 and Section 301 tariffs: USTR excludes some products and solicits requests to exclude more

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The US Trade Representative recently requested comments on the removal of Section 301 tariffs from Chinese medical care, including those that have previously been denied an exclusion, which are needed to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Francisco Venetucci

Transport restrictions introduced due to coronavirus outbreak

Shipping & Transport - Argentina
Venetucci & Asociados

Further to a National Cabinet meeting on 16 March 2020, a new regulation was introduced which prohibits entry into Argentina by sea, air or land for 15 calendar days by non-resident foreign nationals; this timeframe may be extended or lifted by the government as deemed appropriate.

Catherine Drew

COVID-19 crisis: clinical trials and cross-border collaboration

Healthcare & Life Sciences - United Kingdom
Pinsent Masons

The current circumstances are unsettling for many reasons, not least because there is still no approved vaccination or treatment for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Germany

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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