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Bernardine Adkins

Merger control: greater scope for government intervention

Competition & Antitrust - United Kingdom
Gowling WLG

The government has published details of the National Security and Investment Bill, which will introduce a foreign direct investment screening regime in the United Kingdom.

Francesco Pedroni

COVID-19: suspension of dismissals and extension of financial support and family leave

Employment & Immigration - Italy
Stanchi Studio Legale

Law Decree 137/2020, the so-called 'Ristori Decree', recently came into force.

Gan Khong Aik

Competing claims in curial and arbitral proceedings: recent anti-arbitration injunction developments

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

Are the Malaysian courts adopting a minimalist judicial intervention approach when considering anti-arbitration injunctions? This article discusses a recent Federal Court decision which dealt with the issue of competing claims in curial and arbitral proceedings where not all parties were before both forums, and two recent high court decisions that made reference to the Federal Court decision..

Raphael Mellerio

Post-term non-compete clauses in franchise agreements becoming more challenging to enforce

Franchising - France
Aramis Law Firm

In practice, non-compete clauses are often enforced in France if they meet the general conditions required for the validity of non-compete clauses under French law.

Robert Payne

Anti-money laundering rules: impact on art market

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The EU Fifth Anti-money Laundering Directive was enacted into UK law with effect from 10 January 2020.

Dennis J McMahon

Five things to know about protecting IP rights on Amazon

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

With people encouraged to stay home and retail stores closing across the country due to COVID-19, Amazon sales have surged.

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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

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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