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Guy Abrahams

Why is a family investment company a good way to pass on wealth?

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

If, for whatever reason, a trust or a simple outright gift to children is inappropriate, what are the alternatives? Some years ago, much was made of so-called 'family limited partnerships' and while they remain the right vehicle for some, they are appropriate only for those with at least £10 million to spare because of the financial regulations to which they are subject.

David Fernando Rodrigues

Logistical and operational challenges in fighting piracy

Intellectual Property - International
Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello

There are several ways in which trademarks can lose their power, the most malicious of which is unauthorised use by third parties, known as 'piracy'.

Jesse W Markham

Novel court ruling offers insight into antitrust exemptions and legitimate competitor communications

Competition & Antitrust - USA
Baker & Miller PLLC

The District of Columbia District Court recently issued the first judicial interpretation of 49 US Code Section 10706(a)(3)(B)(ii), which sets out an evidentiary exemption relating to certain agreements among railroads.

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.

Richard Khoo Boo Hin

NEM NOVA Programme: virtual meter aggregation commences

Energy & Natural Resources - Malaysia
SKRINE

The Energy Commission recently published the Guidelines for Solar Photovoltaic Installation Under Net Offset Virtual Aggregations (NOVA) Programme for Peninsular Malaysia, which set out the framework and requirements of the NOVA initiative of Malaysia's Net Energy Metering 3.0 Programme.

Rachel Alexander

Court grants order for extended disclosure for preliminary issues trial in copyright infringement case

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

The Performing Right Society (PRS) Limited recently issued proceedings against Qatar Airways Group QCSC for global copyright infringement concerning the use of PRS's repertoire works in Qatar Airways' in-flight entertainment system.

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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