International Law Office

Latest updates

Severiano E Ortiz

Reporting beneficial owners of certain US companies: details of new Corporate Transparency Act

Private Client & Offshore Services - USA
Kozusko Harris Duncan

The Corporate Transparency Act (CTA) recently became law.

Colin Leckey

Supreme Court confirms that Uber drivers are workers

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Supreme Court has unanimously decided that drivers engaged by Uber are workers rather than independent contractors.

Marco Manzone

Exercise of maritime liens on cargo to secure credits for freight and demurrages

Shipping & Transport - Italy
Dardani Studio Legale

The Civitavecchia Tribunal recently considered a vessel owner's application to exercise a maritime lien on a quantity of coal carried on board the vessel to secure its freight balance, demurrages and expenses towards the charterer after the charterer applied to open insolvency proceedings.

Carlos P Martins

Air carrier avoids liability for refusal to transport disruptive passenger

Aviation - Canada
WeirFoulds

The British Columbia Civil Resolution Tribunal recently ruled on a dispute involving an air carrier which had refused to transport a disruptive passenger.

Hsiu-Ru Chien

Approved characteristics used to assess plant variety right infringement in war of the roses

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

Article 40 of the Plant Variety and Plant Seed Act provides legal remedies for plant variety rights holders or exclusive licensees whose rights have been infringed.

Bahari Yeow Tien Hong

Injunctions against Shopee?

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

E-commerce platforms are accessible to both authentic and counterfeit sellers.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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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