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Foo Joon Liang

Courts' discretion to hold virtual hearings

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

In a recent case, the plaintiff obtained a judgment in default of defence against multiple defendants during the enforcement of the Movement Control Order in Malaysia.

Carolin Schilling-Schulz

Federal Court of Justice rules on policyholder's insolvency under D&O insurance policy

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The Federal Court of Justice recently examined the consequences of a policyholder's insolvency under a directors' and officers' (D&O) insurance policy.

Andrew Osborne

UK immigration beyond lockdown

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

UK visa processing is slowly starting to resume, but it is not yet business as usual.

Johannes A Bürgi

Legal aspects of receivables embodied in bills of exchange

Banking & Financial Services - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

Bills of exchange are subject to strict regulations governing their formal and substantive aspects.

Oliver Payne

Standard directions in Section 238 appraisal proceedings confirmed

Corporate Finance/M&A - Cayman Islands
Ogier

In a decision that provides additional certainty to dissenting shareholders, the Grand Court has rejected a company's efforts to recast the procedural framework for appraisal proceedings brought under Section 238 of the Companies Law (as revised).

Ruey-Sen Tsai

Trademark including well-known stage name of professional athlete should be refused registration

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

According to Article 30-1(13) of the Trademark Act, trademarks containing another person's portrait or well-known name, stage name, pseudonym or alternative name should be refused registration unless said person consents to the application.

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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