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Sophie Warburton

Observations about linked property transactions under Stamp Duty Law

Real Estate - Cayman Islands
Ogier

In late 2018 the Stamp Duty Law (Revised) was amended in order to eliminate the growing practice of reducing stamp duty due to the government by means of linked property transactions (LPTs).

Mónica Serrano

Cannabis regulation: is third time a charm?

Product Regulation & Liability - Mexico
Becerril Coca & Becerril SC

Conscious of the challenges that the implementation of a new regulation on cannabis represents, the Senate has concluded that any regulation should be implemented gradually.

César Navarro

Extraordinary employment-related measures introduced in fight against COVID-19

Employment & Benefits - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

The government recently published a royal decree-law on urgent and extraordinary measures to address the economic and social impact of COVID-19.

Louise Dalton

Capacity Market: consultation on future improvements

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy recently ran its Capacity Market consultation on future improvements.

Marina Vassiliou

Court procedure for evicting defaulting tenants amended

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The law on property rental in Cyprus appears to have been unfairly weighted in favour of tenants for some time, as defaulting tenants have been legally entitled to remain in a property without paying their legally due rent until the hearing of an application for recovery of possession before the Rent Control Court.

Anna Turi

Increased fines – HCA targets telecom companies

Competition & Antitrust - Hungary
Schoenherr

In the past three months, three telecom giants received unexpectedly heavy fines from the Hungarian Competition Authority (HCA) in consumer protection cases.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / 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