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Simon Hart

Does an expert owe a fiduciary duty to its client?

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

For the first time the Court of Appeal has considered the duties of an expert concurrently engaged in two potentially conflicting disputes.

Agnieszka Fedor

Overview of changes in employment law in 2020

Employment & Immigration - Poland
Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak

Without a doubt, the COVID-19 pandemic dominated 2020, affected the business world and forced employers to adapt to new conditions.

Matilda Hellström

Overview of new legislation

Environment & Climate Change - Sweden
Advokatfirman Lindahl

This article summarises key amendments to Swedish environmental law which came into effect at the start of 2021.

Richard Khoo Boo Hin

MCO 2.0: another SOP for construction sector

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - Malaysia
SKRINE

The construction sector is one of the economic sectors that is permitted to operate during the second Movement Control Order.

Marianna Furtado de Mendonça

Growing e-commerce market entails increased brand protection measures

Intellectual Property - Brazil
Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello

According to the latest Webshoppers report, Brazilian e-commerce grew by 47% in the first half of 2020, the highest recorded increase in the past 20 years.

Brad B Erens

New appellate court ruling on priority of straddle-year taxes in bankruptcy

Insolvency & Restructuring - USA
Jones Day

A basic tenet of bankruptcy law, premised on the legal separateness of a debtor prior to filing for bankruptcy and the estate created on a bankruptcy filing, is that prepetition debts are generally treated differently to debts incurred by the estate, which are generally treated as priority administrative expenses.

OnDemand

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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