International Law Office

Latest updates

Anna Turi

Upcoming amendments to Competition Act

Competition & Antitrust - Hungary
Schoenherr

Parliament recently adopted a new act to ensure that the Competition Act fully complies with EU Directive 2019/1/EU (ECN+ Directive).

Antony Sassi

Closing the GAP

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The general adjourned period, during which the courts in Hong Kong were closed save for urgent and essential court business, ended on 4 May 2020.

Emily Gilmore

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

Real Estate - International
International Law Office

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

James Heinicke

Use of digital contracts and electronic signatures

Corporate & Commercial - Cayman Islands
Ogier

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and with many people now working remotely, companies are increasingly considering the use of digital contracts and electronic signatures.

Jocelyn Yean Tse Lim

COVID-19: government issues SOP for construction sector

Construction - Malaysia
SKRINE

Following the prime minister's announcement on 1 May 2020 regarding the reopening of the economy, the construction industry is permitted to operate with effect from 4 May 2020.

Matthew Tuchband

OFAC's COVID-19 response: existing exceptions, filing and compliance flexibility and some relief for Iran

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Recognising that COVID-19 is further straining humanitarian needs in sanctioned countries and complicating compliance with economic sanctions, the Department of the Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control recently issued web-based guidance to remind the public of the many ways in which medical exports and other humanitarian services, supplies and donations can legally flow to sanctioned countries, offer reporting and compliance flexibility and provide some Iran secondary sanctions relief..

OnDemand

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, 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