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Fernando Hurtado de Mendoza

Aircraft ownership: proving title through registration

Aviation - Peru
Kennedys Law LLP

While recording aircraft leases in the public registry is in the best interests of both domestic operators and aircraft owners, the public registry does not constitute a title registry for foreign aircraft.

Angelos G Paphitis

Employing a holding company as a family investment company: how does it compare to a family trust?

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cyprus
A G Paphitis & Co

Given the strengthening of the rules on corporate tax avoidance, individuals must consider better estate protection strategies and undertake legitimate tax and tax avoidance planning.

Nicolas Contis

Expert reports drawn up in a non-adversarial manner and principle of adversarial proceedings

Litigation - France
Kalliopé

In a notable decision, the first civil chamber of the Supreme Court held that under the Code of Civil Procedure, a judge cannot refuse to examine expert reports which disfavour a party that was not called on or represented during the expertise proceedings.

César Navarro

Employees' right to disconnect

Employment & Immigration - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

Since 2018 companies have had an obligation to guarantee employees' right to disconnect – that is, disengage from work-related electronic communications – in order to ensure that employees take daily and weekly rest periods and their annual leave.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

New cycle of competitive procedures for operational support

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

The Regulatory Authority for Energy recently announced the commencement of the competitive procedure for determining the reference price for renewable energy source project operational support.

Michael Lips

New attempt to tighten rules on foreign real property investments

Real Estate - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

The Legal Affairs Committee of the National Council recently submitted an initiative that would temporarily prohibit the acquisition of business premises by persons abroad.

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