International Law Office

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Colin Leckey

Back to work – advice on working from home set to change from 1 August 2020

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The official guidance remains that employees should work from home if they can, but the prime minister recently announced that this will change on 1 August 2020.

Steven B Steinborn

National Advertising Division issues decision on 100% natural, satiety and curbing cravings claims

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

A recent action by the National Advertising Division (NAD), a self-regulatory arm of the Better Business Bureau, addresses the level of proof necessary to support 'natural' and 'satiety' claims involving competing experts and a variety of scientific data in dispute.

Lee Xin Div

Section 314 of Companies Act: court orders one-member extraordinary general meeting

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

A high court recently allowed a shareholder to convene a one-member extraordinary general meeting of a family-run company.

Josefine Linden

Dynamic blocking injunction against ISPs

Intellectual Property - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

In a groundbreaking case for copyright holders and internet service providers in Sweden, the Patent and Market Court of Appeal recently declared, for the first time, that dynamic blocking injunctions are in line with Swedish legislation.

Jennifer Fox

Insolvency and restructuring: segregated portfolio companies

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

May 2020 marked the 22nd anniversary of the Cayman Islands segregated portfolio company (SPC).

Antonio Grieco

New law decree simplifies administrative procedures for shareholders

Corporate & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

Law Decree 76/2020 was recently enacted as part of Italy's strategy to simplify some of its bureaucratic procedures and, among other things, ease the requirements which apply to companies that wish to increase their share capital.

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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