International Law Office

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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.

Mark Chorazak

LIBOR transition update: financial institutions brace for exam scrutiny

Banking & Financial Services - USA
Shearman & Sterling LLP

The Federal Reserve Board recently published guidance for examiners on how to assess a supervised firm's progress in its transition away from the use of the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR).

Jean-Jacques Canonici

Role of patent data in innovation lifecycle: development stage

Intellectual Property - International
GEVERS

Patent-related data is a recognised source of information about technological innovation programmes and the patenting strategies of parties in a particular field.

Sascha Dethof

FCO begins operating competition register: excluding companies from public procurement procedures

Competition & Antitrust - Germany
Fieldfisher

The Federal Cartel Office has begun operating the competition register.

Dave Sherwin

Economic substance requirements: overview

Private Client & Offshore Services - 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.

Valery Narezhniy

New approach to differentiation of intragroup service and shareholder activity expenses

Corporate Tax - Russia
Gorodissky & Partners

In recent years, intragroup services provided by foreign parent companies to their Russian subsidiaries have come under scrutiny.

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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