International Law Office

Latest updates

Michael Harowski

Marine casualty responses

Shipping & Transport - USA
Wilson Elser

​Maritime law covers a broad range of matters – from marine insurance, ships and cargo to casualties at sea and environmental claims by federal and state governments and individuals.

Andrew Osborne

Home Office announces end to COVID-19-adjusted right-to-work checks

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Home Office has confirmed that the COVID-19-adjusted right-to-work check process will end on 16 May 2021.

Victoria King

Grand Court provides clarity on costs

Litigation - Cayman Islands
Ogier

A recent costs ruling has provided welcome clarity on the circumstances in which the Grand Court will make a costs award on the indemnity basis.

Miquel Campos Faura

New UAS regulation set to be approved

Aviation - Spain
Augusta Abogados

Since EU Regulation (2019/947/EU) took effect at the end of 2020, air operations with unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) have been governed by EU legislation.

Mei Huang

Cognac fends off genericide attack in opposition proceeding

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

In 2020 the China Intellectual Property Administration dismissed an opposition proceeding against the geographical indication (GI) collective trademarks COGNAC and 干邑 ('Cognac' in Chinese), which were filed by the National Interprofessional Cognac Bureau.

Alex Horsbrugh-Porter

Regulatory investigations: overview

Banking & Financial Services - Guernsey
Ogier

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) routinely visits Guernsey licensees to check on their compliance with the local regulatory law, regulations and rules.

OnDemand

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

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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