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Patrick Rennie

Government launches new National Data Strategy Forum

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

A National Data Strategy Forum to help the country seize the opportunities of data has been announced by the government to help the United Kingdom become "the world's number one data destination".

Axel Seger

Submission of evidence in court proceedings does not constitute copyright infringement

Intellectual Property - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

Whether the submission of copyright-protected materials as evidence in court proceedings can constitute copyright infringement has been the subject of much discussion in Sweden.

Daniel Maine

Individual accountability: expectations of senior management in JFSC-regulated firms

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

Internationally, there has been an increasing focus by regulators on promoting individual accountability within financial services businesses, and it is reasonable to assume that the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) will take a similar approach.

Jennifer Fox

Frozen in time: do limitation periods apply to claims against Cayman companies in liquidation?

Litigation - Cayman Islands
Ogier

Previously, it was generally understood that the Cayman approach to claims against companies in liquidation followed the English position on the issue of limitation – that is, the limitation period ceased to run once the company went into liquidation, with some exceptions.

Pawel Kulak

UOKiK to examine TV broadcasters' practices

Competition & Antitrust - Poland
Schoenherr

The Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) recently announced the launch of two anti-monopoly proceedings against Polsat Television and four Discovery Group entities.

David Wardell

Ins and outs of handling material non-public information

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Baker McKenzie

The US Securities and Exchange Commission continues to focus on healthcare and life sciences companies when it comes to disclosure and reporting requirements.

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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