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Jennifer Fox

Grand Court successfully responds to COVID-19 challenges

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The substantive hearing of a winding-up petition which was successfully conducted via videoconferencing shows that the Grand Court is responding effectively to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Søren Skjerbek

COVID-19: political agreements on expansion and extension of economic stimulus packages and new measures

Employment & Immigration - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

The government and Parliament recently made a series of political agreements to expand and extend the current economic stimulus packages regarding COVID-19, including the compensation schemes regarding wages and fixed costs, and to implement various new measures.

Anat Shavit

Taxation of real estate investments in Israel

Real Estate - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

The taxation of real estate investments is complex and depends on various factors, including the property owner's status (ie, individual or corporation), the nature of the asset (eg, residential property, commercial property or land) and the purpose of the investment (eg, producing rental income or entrepreneurial profit).

Szymon Gogulski

New approach to trade secret infringement by former employees

Intellectual Property - Poland
Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak

A recent Supreme Court judgment explains the scope and methods of protection by entrepreneurs against the unauthorised disclosure of trade secrets by former employees.

Maurus Winzap

Tax treatment of debt waivers and other debt-to-equity swaps

Corporate Tax - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

In economic life, debt waivers involving associated companies take on central significance in the context of a restructuring.

Sanaya F Vachha

Competition Commission adopts measures amid COVID-19 pandemic to facilitate filings and hearings

Competition & Antitrust - Pakistan
Vellani & Vellani

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Pakistan has been under a nationwide lockdown since 23 March 2020.

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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