International Law Office

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John Lane

Corporate risk when officers or employees have criminal convictions

White Collar Crime - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Companies in Japan that operate in sectors which require permits or licences (eg, the aviation, banking, pharmaceutical, construction, outsourcing and waste disposal sectors) risk having their licences revoked if their officers or certain employees receive a criminal conviction.

Jesper Windahl

Unloading trailers: who bears responsibility under CMR?

Shipping & Transport - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

A recent Maritime and Commercial Court case examined a claim for damage to goods during unloading under the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR).

Seema S Mansoor

Patent owners' rights under Patents Ordinance 2000

Intellectual Property - Pakistan
Vellani & Vellani

The Patents Ordinance 2000 is a consolidated amended law relating to the protection of inventions and patents in Pakistan.

Geraldine Elliott

Commission omission? High Court balances text and context in contractual interpretation

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

English law's flexible, rational, yet stable approach to contractual interpretation has been demonstrated again in a recent decision concerning commission payments.

Anita Krizmanić

Measures introduced to preserve employment during COVID-19 pandemic

Employment & Immigration - Croatia
Macesic & Partners

A second package of government measures for mitigating the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Croatian economy recently entered into force.

Al-Leecia Delancy

At a glance: COVID-19 court protocols

Private Client & Offshore Services - 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 / 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