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Costas Stamatiou

Maritime cyber-risk management in safety management systems

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Shipping Deputy Ministry recently issued a circular on cyber risk which recognises the need to raise awareness of cyber-risk threats and vulnerabilities to support safe and secure shipping.

David R Hamill

COVID-19 trade update: potential duty payment deferrals and border shutdowns

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The coronavirus (COVID-19) is affecting all elements of society, including the import, trade and transport sectors.

Xiaoling Duan

Trends in biotechnology patent prosecution

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

China has witnessed a number of significant developments in biotechnology patent prosecution in recent months.

Marina Vassiliou

Court procedure for evicting defaulting tenants amended

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The law on property rental in Cyprus appears to have been unfairly weighted in favour of tenants for some time, as defaulting tenants have been legally entitled to remain in a property without paying their legally due rent until the hearing of an application for recovery of possession before the Rent Control Court.

Marie Berard

High Court rejects jurisdictional challenge to investment treaty arbitration award

Arbitration & ADR - United Kingdom
Clifford Chance

In a rare consideration of an investment treaty award, the High Court broadly interpreted the meaning of 'investor' and 'investment' in the bilateral investment treaty between the governments of South Korea and Iran.

Juliet Stradling

Winds of change: onshore, floating and other low-carbon technologies CfDs

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

A recent government consultation proposes a pivot towards support being made available to a wider set of renewable energy technologies – including established technologies such as onshore wind and solar photovoltaics and less established technologies such as floating offshore wind – together with an ongoing commitment to support conventional 'fixed-bottom' offshore wind.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / 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