International Law Office

Latest updates

Adam Bell

COVID-19 Weekly Report (18-24 May 2020)

Insolvency & Restructuring - International
International Law Office

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

Brenda A Rogel Salgado

First adjustments to New General Law for Sustainable Forest Development

Environment & Climate Change - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

In 2018 the New General Law for Sustainable Forest Development entered into force, introducing new legal definitions with regard to the forestry regulatory framework.

Alexander Vogel

Fulfilment of Swiss takeover offer obligation by completing a merger

Corporate Finance/M&A - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

The Takeover Board recently confirmed its case law on whether the obligation to make a public takeover offer may be fulfilled by completing a merger.

Hagen Köckeritz

COVID-19: short-time work implemented – what now?

Employment & Immigration - Germany
Mayer Brown

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, more than half a million businesses in Germany have implemented short-time work.

Marina Vassiliou

First-instance courts must evaluate testimony adduced during hearings

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

In a recent appeal, the Supreme Court ruled that the first-instance court could not ignore testimony adduced during a hearing without having evaluated it.

Ajay Bhargava

Supreme Court refuses foreign award enforcement – return of public policy challenge

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The Supreme Court recently refused enforcement of a foreign award on the basis that it was contrary to the fundamental public policy of India.

OnDemand

2

Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

3

Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan