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Ella Boardman

COVID-19 Weekly Report (18-24 May 2020)

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

Maurus Winzap

Tax treatment of debt waivers and other debt-to-equity swaps

Corporate Tax - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

In economic life, debt waivers involving associated companies take on central significance in the context of a restructuring.

Urszula Wojtyra

First decision under amended PMNOC Regulations: Federal Court finds Amgen's filgrastim patent obvious

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Federal Court recently issued the first decision under the amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.

Annamaria Pedroni

COVID-19: workplace health and safety

Employment & Immigration - Italy
Stanchi Studio Legale

As Italy is dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, the national institutions responsible for occupational safety (mainly the National Institute for Insurance against Accidents at Work and the Labour Inspectorate) have issued rules concerning health and safety in the workplace.

Carsten Vyvers

E-ticket voucher not a valid ticket

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

A recent Eilenburg Local Court decision highlighted that a booking or reservation confirmation issued to a passenger by a tour operator with whom a flight has been booked should not necessarily be regarded as a confirmed booking under Article 3(2)(a) of the EU Flight Delay Compensation Regulation, even if the booking is referred to as an 'e-ticket voucher'.

Michael Lips

Switzerland to extend certain climate protection measures until 2021

Environment & Climate Change - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

The Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communication recently launched the consultation process for a partial revision of the CO2 Ordinance.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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