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Martin Foerster

COVID-19 measures may entitle tenants to rent reductions

Real Estate - Austria
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwalte GmbH

In an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government has ordered all shops and service providers, except those providing certain vital services, to close to customers from 17 March 2020 until 13 April 2020.

David Salkeld

Importation of personal protective equipment for COVID-19 treatment

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, medical items such as masks, ventilators and gowns are difficult to find.

Mattea Pullicino

Work-life balance: breath of fresh air for employees, but could more be done?

Employment & Immigration - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

One year has now passed since the European Parliament passed the EU Work-Life Balance Directive for parents and carers, but what did it really achieve? In Malta, this directive has been a breath of fresh air for employees, who are now able to better balance their work and family responsibilities.

Godofredo Mendes Vianna

ANP publishes consultation notice on third-party access to waterway terminals

Shipping & Transport - Brazil
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

The National Petroleum Agency recently published a consultation notice to gather additional information and contributions from the market regarding its draft ordinance on the regulation of non-discriminatory access by interested third parties to waterway terminals (existing or to be built) for the handling of oil, its derivatives and biofuels.

Magdalena Mentel-Rogowska

Supreme Court clarifies contractual penalties for energy consumers

Energy & Natural Resources - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

The Supreme Court recently held that imposing a contractual penalty on energy consumers due to the early termination of a contract for energy supply is prohibited.

Patrick McGauley

COVID-19 Weekly Report (23-30 March 2020)

Aviation - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

OnDemand

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, 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