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Jocelyn Yean Tse Lim

COVID-19: Ministry of Works FAQs regarding RMCO

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - Malaysia
SKRINE

The Ministry of Works has issued a standard operating procedure for the construction industry (Construction SOP), effective for the duration of the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO).

Will Pearce

Regulatory scrutiny of M&A transactions: United Kingdom extends power to intervene in foreign takeovers

Corporate Finance/M&A - United Kingdom
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

The government recently announced amendments to the merger control regime which extend its discretionary powers to intervene on national security or public interest grounds.

Colin Leckey

Home and away – when working from home means working abroad

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

COVID-19 is causing many employees to ask if they can work from home for an extended period overseas (eg, because it is their home nation or because their family is based there).

Craig Cordle

Potential causes of action in relation to funds in financial difficulty

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

In these uncertain times, investors in investment funds are increasingly looking at options regarding their investment, including ways in which to redeem or recover it.

Gan Khong Aik

Apex court rules that high court orders and decisions that do not finally dispose of litigants' rights are non-appealable

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

Section 67 of the Courts of Judicature Act 1964 sets out the right to appeal in civil suits.

Matthew Tuchband

OFAC issues FAQs on latest Iran sector-based sanctions

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

In four new FAQs, the Office of Foreign Assets Control has provided a few surprises in its clarifications of the sector-based sanctions contained in Iran-Related Executive Order (EO) 13902.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany, Israel

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan