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Eleanor Wilson

Government introduces Bill C-4 to implement USMCA's required changes

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Bill C-4 – which addresses some of the changes required under the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) – was recently introduced in the House of Commons.

Laura Pierallini

Supreme Court decision on scope of Montreal Convention

Aviation - Italy
Studio Pierallini

The Supreme Court recently found that for gratuitous carriage not performed by an air transport undertaking, damage compensation rights do not expire within the two-year limitation period established by Article 35 of the Montreal Convention.

Raphael Mellerio

Franchisees cannot be classified as employees

Franchising - France
Aramis Law Firm

Some jurisdictions have recently held that certain independent workers (eg, Uber drivers) are actually classified as employees.

Niamh Lalor

Jersey private investment funds – regulatory options

Corporate Finance/M&A - Jersey
Ogier

Jersey is long established as a primary centre for the establishment of offshore funds and has been at the forefront of international developments, which have attracted international sponsors, promoters, fund managers, advisers and investors.

Rishabh Shroff

Federal budget 2020-21: impact on Indian promoters

Private Client & Offshore Services - India
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recently presented the Union Finance Budget 2020-21.

Michelle Strowhiro

Coronavirus FAQs for US employers

Employment & Benefits - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

In today's global economy, COVID-19 raises serious concerns for healthcare providers and employers in all industries.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / 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