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Foo Joon Liang

Statutory oppression action: apex court confirms that remedies may extend to directors and third parties

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

A recent Federal Court decision confirms that remedies in a statutory oppression action may extend to the directors of the subject company and third parties.

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.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

Regulatory Authority for Energy approves gas distribution network development for rest of Greece

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

Regulatory Authority for Energy Decision 1615/2020 – which approves the Public Gas Distribution Networks SA 2021 to 2025 development programme for the distribution network for the rest of Greece (ie, areas of Greece other than Attica, Thessalonica and Thessaly) – was recently published in the Official Journal.

Shih-I Wu

Payment of patent application and annual fees irrelevant for service invention judgments

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

Disputes over patent ownership often arise between companies and research and development personnel.

Daniel Maine

How to avoid being referred to JFSC Enforcement – and what to do if you are

Banking & Financial Services - Jersey
Ogier

With the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) taking – and wanting to be seen to be taking – an increasingly robust approach with regulated firms, it is only natural for firms to ask what they can do to avoid a referral to the JFSC's Enforcement division and, if they are referred, what steps they can take to manage the risk of formal sanction..

Alicia Herrador Muñoz

Composition of active mass: valuation of goods and rights

Insolvency & Restructuring - Spain
Augusta Abogados

Under the Consolidated Text of the Bankruptcy Law, the bankruptcy administration must prepare an inventory of an insolvent party's assets and rights, including their value, by the end of the day immediately preceding the day on which it presents its report.

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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