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Guy Castegnaro

Non-compliance with leave request procedures: unjustified absence?

Employment & Benefits - Luxembourg
Castegnaro

In the event of disputes concerning absences from work, employees must provide proof of their agreement with their employer regarding leave requests; otherwise, their absence may be considered unjustified and could lead to dismissal.

Alex Horsbrugh-Porter

2020 heralds insolvency law changes

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

The States of Guernsey recently passed the Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008 (Insolvency) (Amendment) Ordinance 2020, making Guernsey an even more desirable forum for insolvency proceedings.

Raúl Herrera Hazas

Use of precautionary measures in arbitration

Arbitration & ADR - Mexico
Becerril Coca & Becerril SC

Precautionary measures are an essential way in which to preserve assets that are subject to dispute or ensure that a final award is enforceable.

Shannon Rajan

MAVCOM imposes significant financial penalties on AirAsia, AirAsia X and Malaysia Airports (Sepang)

Aviation - Malaysia
SKRINE

The Malaysian Aviation Commission (MAVCOM) recently announced that it had imposed RM2 million fines on AirAsia Berhad and its long-haul sister airline AirAsia X Berhad.

Andy McGregor

Bitcoin is 'property' and can therefore be subject of proprietary injunction

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

Following recent case law on the matter, the High Court has found that bitcoin can be 'property' and can therefore be the subject of a proprietary injunction.

Peggy Sharon

Subrogation claims by foreign insurers: contradictory district court decisions

Insurance - Israel
Levitan, Sharon & Co

The Haifa District Court and the Tel Aviv District Court recently issued conflicting decisions on the question of whether foreign insurers can file subrogation claims through their insured after paying the insured insurance benefits.

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