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Arthur Shay

NCC invites public comments on amendment to Cable TV Act

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

Following its unsuccessful attempt in 2020 to introduce mandatory binding arbitration into the Cable TV Act, the National Communications Commission (NCC) has proposed an alternative dispute resolution scheme for entertainment licensing between channel operators and cable system operators.

Ole Kristian Olsby

LO and NHO agree temporary changes to temporary lay-off rules

Employment & Immigration - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

The Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions and the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise recently agreed to temporarily extend the interruption period for temporary lay-offs from six weeks to 10 weeks.

Alex Horsbrugh-Porter

Snapshot: application to court for restoration of Guernsey company

Litigation - Guernsey
Ogier

In Guernsey, there is a relatively quick and easy process for restoring companies to the Register of Companies when they have been struck off and dissolved.

Dina Biagio

Should TRIPS waivers be used to resolve vaccine inequality?

Intellectual Property - South Africa
Spoor & Fisher

Amid growing calls for vaccine equity, South Africa and India have proposed the suspension of the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Daniel Maine

How to avoid being referred to JFSC Enforcement – and what to do if you are

Banking & Financial Services - Jersey
Ogier

With the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) taking – and wanting to be seen to be taking – an increasingly robust approach with regulated firms, it is only natural for firms to ask what they can do to avoid a referral to the JFSC's Enforcement division and, if they are referred, what steps they can take to manage the risk of formal sanction..

Jan Erik Janssen

Crown Van Gelder decision – more clarity on scope of energy dispute resolution procedure?

Energy & Natural Resources - Netherlands
Stek

In its October 2020 judgment in Crown Van Gelder, the European Court of Justice clarified which complainants have standing before the national regulatory authority to lodge a claim against a transmission or distribution system operator under the Dutch expedited energy dispute resolution procedure.

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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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