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Sandie Lyne

Court of Appeal case provides guidance for trustees when issues of trust construction arise

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey

This article considers a recent Court of Appeal judgment regarding the interpretation of a trust instrument.

Alan Owens

Government publishes response to call for views on consumer smart product cybersecurity regulation proposals

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

In July 2020 the government announced that it planned to change the law to make smart products more secure and published a call for views on its proposals.

Lucy Lewis

COVID-19 vaccination – updated FAQs for employers

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

Employers are facing many difficult and untested employment law issues as the United Kingdom rolls out its COVID-19 vaccination programme.

Suzan Kurdi

Exceptions to without prejudice rule – another retrenchment?

Litigation - United Kingdom

The Court of Appeal has resisted the temptation to provide clarity on the scope and application of the Muller exception to the without prejudice rule.

Beatrijs Gielen

Creation of loco-regional hospital networks exempt from merger control rules

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Belgium

The new act of 29 March 2021 explicitly and generally exempts operations which create loco-regional hospital networks from the obligation to notify the Belgian Competition Authority (BCA).

Mikkel Lassen Ellingsen

Patent litigation: FAQs

Intellectual Property - Norway
Bryn Aarflot AS

The Patent Act constitutes the basic legislative framework regarding patents and their extent under Norwegian law.



Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania


Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria


Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru