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Llewellyn V Boyer-Cartwright

Aviation 2020: year in review

Aviation - Bahamas
HarleyJames

In 2020 the Civil Aviation Authority Bahamas made several important advances despite the COVID-19 pandemic, including restoring and boosting air travel to, from and within The Bahamas, presenting three pieces of legislation to Parliament and addressing other ongoing challenges.

Maya Ito

Biomass power generation: supply and sustainability

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

Biomass-fuelled power generation facilities continue to play an important role in Japan's renewable energy portfolio.

Pawel Kulak

UOKiK fines six manufacturers of railway sleepers for bid rigging

Competition & Antitrust - Poland
Schoenherr

In 2020 the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) announced that it had fined six manufacturers of wooden railway sleepers more than €3 million for bid rigging.

Andrew Osborne

Important amendments to document-keeping guidance for sponsors of workers

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Home Office recently clarified the documentation that sponsors of workers must keep regarding their recruitment activity.

Jennifer Fox

Snapshot: notification injunctions

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

A notification injunction is an alternative to the conventional freezing order that is available where there is concern that a respondent may deal with their assets so as to frustrate the enforcement of any future judgment.

Florian Terharen

Facial recognition technology: regulations and use

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Austria
Schoenherr

In recent years there has been an increased use of technologies that match a person's digital image to a picture database.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru