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Daniel R Zuccherino

Use of third-party trademarks as keywords

Intellectual Property - Argentina
Obligado & Cia

The rapid growth in internet use has given rise to conflicts between registered trademark owners and third parties using said marks.

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.

Chiagozie Hilary-Nwokonko

Local Content Development and Enforcement Bill 2020 undergoes second reading

Energy & Natural Resources - Nigeria
Streamsowers & Köhn

The Local Content Development and Enforcement Bill 2020 recently passed its second reading in the House of Representatives and was subsequently referred to the Committee on Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring for further consideration.

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.

Joanne van Harmelen

Q&A on ABS compliance in South Africa

Healthcare & Life Sciences - South Africa
ENSafrica

There has been much debate in recent years as to the effectiveness of access and benefit sharing provisions relating to indigenous biological and genetic resources (IBGRs) and traditional knowledge or indigenous knowledge (IK) as set out in the Convention on Biological Diversity and adapted into local legislation of member countries.

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.

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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