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Urszula Wojtyra

First decision under amended PMNOC Regulations: Federal Court finds Amgen's filgrastim patent obvious

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Federal Court recently issued the first decision under the amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.

Rishabh Shroff

Court reconfirms that legal heirs are preferred over nominees

Private Client & Offshore Services - India
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

The issue of legatees versus nominees is still causing confusion among the public despite numerous judicial decisions which clearly confirm that legal heirs inherit assets over nominees.

Jeremiah Ch’ng

COVID-19: legal position of migrant workers in Malaysian construction sector

Employment & Immigration - Malaysia
SKRINE

This article sets out the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the legal position of migrant workers in Malaysia, particularly in the construction sector, including the risk of deportation of undocumented workers and the current local stigma.

Kay C Georgi

Government hurls another export control grenade at Huawei

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The Department of Commerce and the Bureau of Industry and Security recently revised an arcane export control rule that imposes US export controls on foreign-origin products that are a direct product of certain US technologies.

Brenda A Rogel Salgado

First adjustments to New General Law for Sustainable Forest Development

Environment & Climate Change - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

In 2018 the New General Law for Sustainable Forest Development entered into force, introducing new legal definitions with regard to the forestry regulatory framework.

Al-Leecia Delancy

At a glance: COVID-19 court protocols

Litigation - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

COVID-19 has forced society to embrace all things technological and forced individuals to adapt to working remotely.

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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

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom