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Chotika Lurponglukana

PDPA enforcement postponed again due to COVID-19 pandemic

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Thailand
Veritas Law Limited

In light of the unsteady situation in Thailand resulting from the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, the government has issued a royal decree to postpone the enforcement of the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) for the second time.

Jeremy Glover

D Mclaughlin and Sons Ltd v Linthouse Housing Association Ltd

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - United Kingdom
Fenwick Elliott Solicitors

In a recent case, the court considered the deduction of liquidated damages in the absence of a valid non-completion certificate.

Jos Van der Meché

Court of appeal sheds light on position of cargo owners, freight forwarders and CMR carriers

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD

A recent court of appeal decision has shed light on the legal notion of a principal obtaining a claim right against a carrier when the principal has a contract of carriage with a freight forwarder for the transport in question.

Nihal Shaikh

Changing arbitration venue by mutual agreement makes new venue seat of arbitration

Litigation - India
Clasis Law

The Supreme Court recently considered the implications of parties changing the venue or place of arbitration by mutual agreement.

Geoffrey Conlin

New guidelines a turning point for large-risks insurance market

Insurance - Brazil
CAL - Costa, Albino & Lasalvia Advogados

The National Council of Private Insurance recently published Resolution 407/2021, establishing new guidelines for large-risks insurance contracts.

Feng Zheng

How new Patent Law transforms patent litigation

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

The fourth amendment to the Patent Law, which makes substantial changes to patent filing and enforcement, recently took effect.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

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