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Feng Zheng

Legislative overview 2020: patent law, trade secrets and judicial interpretations

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

During a volatile 2020, China's legislature completed the overhaul of an amendment to patent and copyright law and promulgated varied judicial interpretations and policy documents projected to bring substantial changes to the nation's IP landscape from 2021.

Foo Joon Liang

Who has the right to sue a consultant?

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

As cashflow is crucial for main contractors in any ongoing construction project, prompt and expeditious payments by the employer are often expected.

Llewellyn V Boyer-Cartwright

Dawning of a new age: proposed legislation shapes future of aviation

Aviation - Bahamas
HarleyJames

The introduction of three new bills will herald the dawning of a new age in aviation in The Bahamas and position the jurisdiction to attain the international recognition that it deserves.

Beatrijs Gielen

Dawn raid's illegality does not automatically void subsequent request for information

Competition & Antitrust - Belgium
ALTIUS

The Market Court of the Brussels Court of Appeal recently ruled in a case involving a Belgian telecoms operator, which had been ongoing for more than a decade.

Jennie Cherry

Overview (January 2021)

Private Client & Offshore Services - USA
Kozusko Harris Duncan

A new administration at the federal government level may mean tax law changes during 2021.

Michael Paul Agius

Maritime Labour Convention amendments incorporated into Maltese law

Shipping & Transport - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

Malta recently implemented the amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 into domestic law.

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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