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Bryan De Verneuil-Smith

Snapshot: appealing civil judgments

Litigation - Guernsey
Ogier

This article outlines the process and grounds upon which an appeal can be made in respect of a civil judgment by the Royal Court.

Lei Liu

Tips for companies focused on resource recovery in circular economy

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

As the world accelerates its transition to a low-carbon, circular economy, Canadian companies which are developing resource recovery models must consider how to integrate IP protection into their overall strategic plan to succeed in this increasingly competitive global market.

Rajasingam Gothandapani

What constitute good reasons for an order to sell a vessel pendente lite?

Shipping & Transport - Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co

Pursuant to the Rules of Court 2012, the high courts have inherent jurisdiction to order the appraisement and sale pendente lite of a vessel arrested by a high court sheriff as security for a plaintiff's claim.

Joseph K Mulherin

Return to work: remote work considerations

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

As COVID-19 vaccines continue to be rolled out, many employers that shifted to remote work environments at the onset of the pandemic still have employees working from home.

Patrick Rennie

Court finds immigration exemption under Data Protection Act non-compliant with GDPR

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

The Court of Appeal recently found that the immigration exemption under Paragraph 4 of Schedule 2 to the Data Protection Act 2018 – which disapplies some data protection rights where their application would be likely to prejudice immigration control – did not comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation.

Ann Blaton

Applicability of law on financial collateral agreements to insolvency proceedings

Banking & Financial Services - Luxembourg
NautaDutilh

The law of 5 August 2005 on financial collateral agreements, as amended (the 2005 law), provides an attractive legal framework for creditors.

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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