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Arian Farahmand

Supreme Court rules on long-term gas supply contracts

Energy & Natural Resources - Austria
Schoenherr

In January 2021 the Supreme Court issued a decision on long-term contracts for the import of natural gas into Austria.

Noah Rubins

Paris Court of Appeal maintains pro-arbitration stance by upholding ICC award

Arbitration & ADR - France
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

The Paris Court of Appeal recently confirmed its longstanding pro-arbitration stance by upholding a $646 million award against a company owned by an Angolan billionaire.

Rachel Alexander

Court grants order for extended disclosure for preliminary issues trial in copyright infringement case

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Wiggin LLP

The Performing Right Society (PRS) Limited recently issued proceedings against Qatar Airways Group QCSC for global copyright infringement concerning the use of PRS's repertoire works in Qatar Airways' in-flight entertainment system.

Jesper Windahl

EU Brussels I Regulation on lis pendens applies to proceedings brought under CMR

Shipping & Transport - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

The Maritime and Commercial Court recently held that Danish proceedings could not proceed as earlier Dutch proceedings concerned the same issue of liability, which meant that there was a risk of conflicting judgments if the cases were heard separately.

Helen Ruelle

Proposed annual leave increase and daily rest breaks for employees

Employment & Immigration - Jersey
Ogier

From January 2022, additional employment rights are expected to be introduced for employees in Jersey.

Anthony Thompson

Making and updating a will: a crucial estate planning tool

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

Making a will is a vital part of any estate planning exercise.

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