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Maurus Winzap

Tax treatment of debt waivers and other debt-to-equity swaps

Corporate Tax - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

In economic life, debt waivers involving associated companies take on central significance in the context of a restructuring.

Eriko Ogata

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on employment

Employment & Immigration - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

In April 2020 the government declared a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jonathan Hughes

COVID-19: implications for planning appeals

Real Estate - Jersey
Ogier

The Law Society of Jersey issued guidance regarding the courts' COVID-19 contingency plans, noting that planning appeal hearings have been suspended due to independent inspectors being unable to travel to the island.

Martyn Baudains

Executing wills during lockdown

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

The legal formalities for executing a will in Guernsey aim to prevent fraud and undue influence.

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.

Patrick McGauley

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

Aviation - International
International Law Office

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

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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