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Matthew Tuchband

OFAC's COVID-19 response: existing exceptions, filing and compliance flexibility and some relief for Iran

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Recognising that COVID-19 is further straining humanitarian needs in sanctioned countries and complicating compliance with economic sanctions, the Department of the Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control recently issued web-based guidance to remind the public of the many ways in which medical exports and other humanitarian services, supplies and donations can legally flow to sanctioned countries, offer reporting and compliance flexibility and provide some Iran secondary sanctions relief..

Al-Leecia Delancy

At a glance: COVID-19 court protocols

Litigation - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

COVID-19 has forced society to embrace all things technological and forced individuals to adapt to working remotely.

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.

Urszula Wojtyra

First decision under amended PMNOC Regulations: Federal Court finds Amgen's filgrastim patent obvious

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Federal Court recently issued the first decision under the amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.

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.

James Bergstrom

Essential considerations for Cayman funds in challenging times

Capital Markets - Cayman Islands
Ogier

To help Cayman hedge funds navigate the myriad issues brought about by COVID-19, this article offers a high-level checklist for fund directors and investment managers to consider.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom