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Tim Yimin Liu

Chinese court system: China International Commercial Court

Litigation - China
Global Law Office

In 2018 a new mechanism for international commercial disputes resolution was introduced: the China International Commercial Court.

Matej Kosalko

Is a failure to hold an oral hearing grounds to set aside an award under the Arbitration Act?

Arbitration & ADR - Slovakia
Allen & Overy LLP

In Slovakia, a tribunal is obliged to order an oral hearing if there is an agreement between the parties to have an oral hearing or if there is no agreement as to the procedure between the parties and one of the parties requests an oral hearing.

Mariano Peruzzotti

Company penalised for failing to respond to data removal request

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Argentina
Ojam Bullrich Flanzbaum

In Argentina, the deadline for companies to answer requests relating to data updates, modifications, deletions and confidentiality treatment is five business days.

Joseph K Mulherin

Return to work: remote work considerations

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

As COVID-19 vaccines continue to be rolled out, many employers that shifted to remote work environments at the onset of the pandemic still have employees working from home.

Sascha Dethof

Federal Cartel Office provides guidance on Standards of Effective Compliance for first time

Competition & Antitrust - Germany
Fieldfisher LLP

The Federal Cartel Office recently published its Standards of Effective Compliance.

Patrycja Nowakowska

Collection of capacity fee – role of distribution system operator

Energy & Natural Resources - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

On 1 January 2021 the capacity fee came into force.

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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