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Cindy Shu Qi Zhen

Supreme Court releases exposure draft on several provisions concerning IP civil litigation evidence

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

The Supreme Court recently released an exposure draft on several provisions concerning evidence specifically relating to civil litigations involving IP matters.

Suzan Kurdi

Orders for pre-action disclosure – exceptional in commercial context?

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

Although parties are expected to exchange key documents before starting proceedings in the English courts, a recent Commercial Court decision highlights the limited nature of those obligations, particularly in a commercial context.

Brian S Cousin

COVID-19 safety plans: what employers need to know

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

COVID-19 safety plans are a way for employers to demonstrate to their employees, the public (for public-facing businesses) and, in certain cases, state governments that they have considered the risks associated with COVID-19 in their respective workplaces and have developed a response to these concerns.

Matthew Nolan

Trade court limits president's power to impose tariffs for national security purposes

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The US Court of International Trade recently granted judgment in favour of an importer of steel from Turkey, ruling that there are limits on the president's power to impose tariffs for national security purposes.

Samuel Yang

MIIT finds that 16 app operators infringed users' rights and interests

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) recently established third-party testing institutions to monitor mobile apps and ordered app operators found to have infringed users' rights and interests to rectify this problem.

Kamil Zawicki

New draft Promotion of Electricity Generation in Offshore Wind Farms Act published

Energy & Natural Resources - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

Following public consultations conducted by the minister of state assets, the Ministry of Climate has published a new version of the draft Promotion of Electricity Generation in Offshore Wind Farms Act.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany, Israel

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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