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Marwa M Hassoun

Military licence review factors expanded for NS-controlled items to China, Venezuela and Russia

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) recently issued a final rule amending the licence review policy for items on the Commerce Control List that are controlled for national security reasons and destined for China, Venezuela or Russia.

Tor Pöpke

Sami village defeats state in historic case concerning land use rights

Environment & Climate Change - Sweden
Advokatfirman Lindahl

A lawsuit between the state and a Sami village concerning hunting and fishing issues sparked strong feelings among the public.

Phillipe De Wulf

Employers must provide employees present in workplace with document to certify this fact

Employment & Immigration - Belgium
ALTIUS

The new Ministerial Decree of 1 November 2020 stipulates that, until 13 December 2020, all workers must telework.

Jürg Schneider

Implementation of 2018-2022 national strategy for the protection of Switzerland against cyber risks – quarterly report

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Federal Council's Cyber Committee recently adopted a report on the advancement of the 2018-2022 national strategy for the protection of Switzerland against cyber risks and its gradual implementation.

D Bryan Thomas

Kentucky fried claim: contractor preserves immunity from suit by complying with government contract specifications

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - USA
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

The Kentucky Court of Appeals recently upheld a contractor's immunity from suit for negligence, where the contractor complied with the contract and construction specifications provided by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Divisions of Construction Procurement.

Eduardo Buitrón de Vega Patuel

Latest EU measures relating to COVID-19 pandemic – multicentre clinical trials

Healthcare & Life Sciences - European Union
Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Since COVID-19 began to spread, the majority of the world's leading pharmaceutical laboratories have begun clinical trials to find both the right vaccine and the right drug to stop it from spreading.

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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

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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