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Sergey Medvedev

New e-commerce rules take effect

Corporate & Commercial - Russia
Gorodissky & Partners

The Russian Online Retail Association predicts that by 2025 the Russian e-market will be worth $128.8 billion.

Gordon Moir

Proposed new laws aim to eliminate rural mobile 'not spots' and speed up 5G roll-out

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Wiggin LLP

The government is proposing law changes to boost ongoing efforts to improve rural connectivity.

Antony Sassi

Court reviews witness's reluctance to travel to Hong Kong because of COVID-19

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The Court of Appeal recently refused a defendant (who resides outside Hong Kong) permission to appeal a trial judge's decision not to allow her to give evidence by videoconferencing facilities at trial.

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.

Jesper Windahl

Is an FOB seller which receives a bill of lading bound by its jurisdiction clause?

Shipping & Transport - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

The Maritime and Commercial Court recently considered whether a freight on board seller which had received a bill of lading as a receipt for delivery of cargo was bound by said bill of lading's jurisdiction clause.

Ole Kristian Olsby

Government proposes new measures to combat work-related crime

Employment & Immigration - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

The government has proposed several new measures to prevent and counteract work-related crime, including with regard to penalising wage theft, requiring that wages be paid via bank transfer rather than in cash and approving certain businesses to limit rogue actors.

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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