International Law Office

Latest updates

Veleka Peeples-Dyer

Compliance with medical product shortage reporting requirements during COVID-19 pandemic

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Baker McKenzie

The consequences of supply chain interruptions from a compliance perspective vary slightly, depending on the type of product and its indication.

Victor Onyegbado

Judicial saga of crew wage claims

Shipping & Transport - Nigeria
Akabogu & Associates

In a recent ruling concerning a claim for crew wages, the National Industrial Court held that Section 254C(1)(a) of the Constitution clearly vests the court with the exclusive jurisdiction to hear and determine civil causes and matters relating to or connected with labour, employment, trade unions or industrial relations and matters arising from the workplace.

Antony Sassi

Further guidance on remote civil hearings

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

A second guidance note on the use of remote hearings in civil proceedings took effect on 15 June 2020.

Christian Werenberg

Putting out fires: hot work and insurance coverage for fire damage

Insurance - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

The execution of 'hot work' (ie, work which carries the risk of fire) often results in fires.

Abigail Smith

Amended Patented Medicines Regulations will come into force on 1 January 2021

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board recently announced that the amended Patented Medicines Regulations will now come into force on 1 January 2021.

Andrew Osborne

New quarantine rules cause confusion for cross-border workers

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

New rules require most international travellers who arrive in the United Kingdom from 8 June 2020 to self-isolate for 14 days.

OnDemand

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany, Israel

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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