International Law Office

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Christine Kranich

Special features of airline insolvencies in Germany

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

Almost all airlines worldwide are having to deal with severe financial problems due to the consequences of fighting COVID-19 and the grounding of fleets for several months.

Francesco Pedroni

COVID-19: suspension of dismissals and extension of financial support and family leave

Employment & Immigration - Italy
Stanchi Studio Legale

Law Decree 137/2020, the so-called 'Ristori Decree', recently came into force.

Y Artemis Lai

CIPO's new guidelines on patentable subject matter explained

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) recently released new guidelines on patentable subject matter and examples applying the new guidelines to computer-implemented inventions, medical diagnostic methods and medical uses.

Jürg Schneider

Implementation of 2018-2022 national strategy for the protection of Switzerland against cyber risks – quarterly report

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Federal Council's Cyber Committee recently adopted a report on the advancement of the 2018-2022 national strategy for the protection of Switzerland against cyber risks and its gradual implementation.

Julia Ramsden Gunduz

Implementation of new TRS rules

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 were laid before Parliament on 15 September 2020.

Geoffrey Conlin

Welcome changes to large-risks sector

Insurance - Brazil
CAL - Costa, Albino & Lasalvia Advogados

In a welcome move to distinguish large risks from 'seguros massificados' (ie, mass insurance), the Superintendence of Private Insurance has proposed changes to the regulation of large risks through the issuance of the Draft Resolution for Public Consultation 18/2020.

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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

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan