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Pedro Cortés

Gaming industry – public policy for a fresh era

Private Client & Offshore Services - Macau
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados

In recent weeks, the discussion on the future of Macau's economic engine – the gaming industry – has intensified.

Yoram Shiv

SPACs: tax considerations

Corporate Tax - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

While traditional initial public offerings (IPOs) have become risky, difficult and vulnerable to conflict as to the issuer's valuation, a merger or combination with an IPO-funded special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) offers an alternative.

Gordon Moir

Significant change in communications security obligations for network and service providers

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

Following the introduction of the Telecoms (Security) Bill, details of key secondary legislation have been released – namely, the draft Electronic Communications (Security Measures) Regulations 2021.

Bernardine Adkins

Taking back control – all you need to know but never dared to ask about the UK sanctions regime

International Trade - United Kingdom
Gowling WLG

By contrast to a good part of UK law post-Brexit, the United Kingdom's autonomous sanctions regime is not a simple 'copy and paste' of existing EU law.

Olaf Hartenstein

CMR carrier's liability for wrong delivery of goods

Shipping & Transport - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The Koblenz Higher Regional Court recently decided on a case of wrongful delivery.

Sichun Wu

IP Court promulgates three important reports on 2020 IP cases

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

In February 2021 the IP Court of the Supreme People's Court promulgated the Annual Report 2020, the Judicial Gist Synopsis 2020 and Ten Exemplary Technology IP Cases of 2020.

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