International Law Office

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Patrick McGauley

COVID-19 Weekly Report (25-31 May 2020)

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

Modernisation of environmental law and simplification of RES production licensing

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

Parliament recently passed a law modernising environmental legislation and harmonising Greek law with EU Directives 2018/844 and 2019/692.

Lucy Lewis

Furlough scheme extended until end of October 2020

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been extended by a further four months until 31 October 2020.

Christopher Jones

COVID-19 restructuring and corporate recovery measures

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

Many of the key emergency legislative measures put in place by the states of Guernsey to combat the effects of COVID-19 have been aimed at protecting the local economy, with the focus on the prevention of insolvency rather than insolvency itself.

Esther Gómez García

Copyright protection of fashion designs in Spain after Cofemel

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

In light of the European Court of Justice's (ECJ's) decision in Cofemel, copyright protection for fashion designs is now more feasible in Spain.

Zeina Obeid

COVID-19: impact on contractual obligations

Corporate & Commercial - Lebanon
Obeid Law Firm

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of using force majeure to repudiate the performance of burdensome contractual obligations that were undertaken before the pandemic.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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