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Chris Boswell

Contractual penalties: Supreme Court confirms New Zealand's adoption of recast penalty rule

Litigation - New Zealand
Wilson Harle

At first instance and then on appeal, the High Court and the Court of Appeal adopted a recast rule against contractual penalties, reflecting developments in England and Australia.

Kriton Metaxopoulos

Journalism and copyright: what is protected by copyright law?

Intellectual Property - Greece
A & K Metaxopoulos & Partners Law Firm

To constitute an original work of intellectual property and thus be protectable under the Copyright Law, a journalistic work must contain an element of individuality and personal contribution, particularly with regard to the selection, composition, elaboration and adaptation of its content.

Shubhangi Pathak

FDI in insurance intermediaries – update

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

Despite the relaxation of the foreign investment limits for insurance intermediaries, insurance intermediation remains a regulated activity.

Charlotte Brown

Practical comparison between two of Guernsey's most flexible regulated fund products

Corporate Finance/M&A - Guernsey
Ogier

This article provides a practical comparison between two of Guernsey's most flexible regulated fund products: the registered collective investment scheme (registered schemes) and the private investment fund (PIFs).

Radhika Gaggar

Fortifying a will: safeguards to ensure validity

Private Client & Offshore Services - India
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

The validation and interpretation of a will is rather unique with respect to the significance of the surrounding circumstances and the identity and status of the parties involved.

Amit Bechler

COVID-19: exceptional cases in which Population and Immigration Authority will allow foreigners to enter Israel

Employment & Immigration - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, as of March 2020, Israel prohibited foreign nationals from any country from entering its borders, including citizens who held any kind of visa.

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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