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Huib Berendschot

Supreme Court addresses confusion between descriptive, non-distinctive trade names

Intellectual Property - Netherlands
AKD

Under the Trade Names Act, descriptive trade names can enjoy protection against the use of identical or similar trade names if such use is likely to confuse the public.

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Competition & Antitrust - International
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John Pearson

Come hell, high water or pandemic – COVID-19 will not frustrate aircraft lease agreements

Aviation - United Kingdom
Vedder Price PC

The Commercial Court recently rejected an airline's argument that the COVID-19 pandemic had frustrated its aircraft lease agreements and that it was therefore relieved of its contractual obligation to make rent payments.

Dave Sherwin

Economic substance requirements: overview

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The International Tax Cooperation (Economic Substance) Act reflected the Cayman Islands' commitment to its obligations as a member of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development's global Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Inclusive Framework and corresponding EU requirements for no or nominal tax jurisdictions.

Marcus Miller

Expansion of premises liability for construction owners

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - USA
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

A property owner is generally liable for hazards on the property that injure others.

Lisa Cabel

Employment litigation update: what do employers need to know?

Employment & Immigration - Canada
KPMG Law

This article covers three recent cases that employers should keep in mind.

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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