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Colin Leckey

Tribunal finds that workers transfer under TUPE

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

In a surprise decision, with potentially wide-ranging ramifications, an employment tribunal has found that workers, as well as traditional employees, transfer under the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006.

Rhidian David

More flexible regime for intra-group guarantees issued by public limited companies

Company & Commercial - France
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Law 2019-744 of 19 July 2019 seeks to simplify and update wide-ranging aspects of company law.

Jennie Cherry

Overview (January 2020)

Private Client & Offshore Services - USA
Kozusko Harris Duncan

US gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer tax exemption amounts have been updated for tax year 2020.

Samuel Yang

Educational apps must be filed with education administrative departments

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Ministry of Education recently published the Administrative Measures for the Filing of Educational Apps.

Marie Berard

Court of Appeal dispenses with service of enforcement of arbitral award against sovereign state

Arbitration & ADR - United Kingdom
Clifford Chance

The Court of Appeal recently considered whether service of formal court documentation on a state party was a necessary requirement when seeking to enforce an arbitral award against it or whether service could be dispensed with in certain circumstances.

Hao Zhan

Applicability of right of subrogation in international reinsurance context

Insurance - International
AnJie Law Firm

Insurance subrogation is an important legal mechanism which enables insurers to reduce their losses after insurance indemnities are paid.

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA