International Law Office

Latest updates

Herman Steen

Withdrawal of wreck removal order following consideration of proportionality

Shipping & Transport - Norway
Wikborg Rein

In a recent administrative appeal decision, the Norwegian Coastal Administration (NCA) Head Office reversed the wreck removal order issued by the NCA Emergency Response Centre in respect of a cargo ship which sank in northern Norway in 2017.

Andrew Osborne

Skilled Worker visa provides new options for foreign workers

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

Under the new immigration system launched on 1 December 2020, the skilled worker route has replaced Tier 2 (General).

Young-min Kim

Patent Court takes issue with ex officio examination of trial request validity

Intellectual Property - South Korea
NAM & NAM

If an invention subject to confirmation is identical to a later-registered patent, a request for a scope confirmation trial will be considered improper as this could result in the later-registered patent's validity being denied without it being subject to an invalidity trial.

Quirin Vergho

Business shutdown insurance and COVID-19: update on the most controversial topic of 2020

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The first court decisions concerning business shutdown insurance are now available.

Mathew Newman

Not just a rubber stamp: principles for liquidators to get decisions blessed by Royal Court

Litigation - Guernsey
Ogier

The Royal Court recently brought an end to an important chapter in a long-running dispute regarding control of the exploration and exploitation of the oil and gas reserves of Georgia.

Mathew Newman

Not just a rubber stamp: principles for liquidators to get decisions blessed by Royal Court

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

The Royal Court recently brought an end to an important chapter in a long-running dispute regarding control of the exploration and exploitation of the oil and gas reserves of Georgia.

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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