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Alexander Vida

Procedural law trumps substantive law: Aldi fails to prove use of mark

Intellectual Property - Hungary
Danubia Patent and Law Office LLC

In a recent trademark opposition case, Aldi – one of the biggest supermarket chains in Hungary – was unable to prove use of its mark in Hungary because it filed evidence of use only in Spain and the United Kingdom.

Brian Mead

Top 10 things to know about new FLSA overtime calculations

Employment & Benefits - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

New, more employer-friendly regulations recently came into effect, determining how overtime pay is calculated under the Fair Labour Standards Act.

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.

Avraham Well

Coronavirus and contract law

Corporate & Commercial - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

The ongoing global outbreak and spread of novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) is a dramatic event of global proportions, with far-reaching implications for a wide range of areas.

Gavin Woods

Implementation of Cape Town Convention in Bermuda

Aviation - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

As a result of the Cape Town Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment coming into force in Bermuda, leasing companies, owners, lenders and other parties that deal with Bermudian entities participating in aircraft transactions and/or aircraft registered in Bermuda may opt to take the additional steps necessary to obtain the protections conferred by the convention.

Beat Mumenthaler

Obtaining attachment on cryptocurrencies in Switzerland

Insolvency & Restructuring - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

The general view in Switzerland is that cryptocurrencies are intangible assets sui generis and as such can be subject to regular debt enforcement and insolvency proceedings in Switzerland (provided that these cryptocurrencies have a financial value).

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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