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Lawrence Theall

'Additional insured' coverage and multiple insurers: duty to defend and allocation of defence costs

Insurance - Canada
Theall Group LLP

Insureds which suffer a loss may find that they are covered by multiple insurance policies for that loss.

Joseph K Mulherin

COVID-19 vaccine – Q&A

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

This article answers employers' questions on the COVID-19 vaccine, including with regard to mandatory and voluntary vaccination policies, requests for remote working, the individualised enquiry framework, anti-vaccination advocacy, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act privacy, religious exemption requests and workers' compensation claims..

Maria Luisa Mendoza

New leadership brings changes to health regulation

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Mexico
Sanchez DeVanny Eseverri SC

Alejandro Ernesto Svarch-Pérez was recently appointed as the new head of the Federal Commission for the Protection Against Sanitary Risks (COFEPRIS), the Mexican regulatory agency.

Chotika Lurponglukana

PDPA enforcement postponed again due to COVID-19 pandemic

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Thailand
Veritas Law Limited

In light of the unsteady situation in Thailand resulting from the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, the government has issued a royal decree to postpone the enforcement of the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) for the second time.

Paul Sheridan

UK Emissions Trading Scheme - what's new?

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy recently published updated guidance on participating in the UK Emissions Trading Scheme (UK ETS), which launched on 1 January 2021.

W Todd Miller

Expect more of the same: FTC's novel challenge to Illumina's acquisition of Grail

Competition & Antitrust - USA
Baker & Miller PLLC

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently filed an administrative complaint challenging the acquisition of Grail, an emerging producer of early detection tests for multiple cancer types, by Illumina, a producer of next-generation DNA sequencing platforms which are used by Grail's (and potentially others') tests.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

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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