International Law Office

Latest updates

Daniel Wyatt

Forum conveniens – context is key

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The High Court has allowed conspiracy proceedings brought by two Russian banks against several Russian nationals to proceed in England.

Andrew Osborne

Important pointers about EU Settlement Scheme-related deadlines

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The main EU Settlement Scheme deadline is 30 June 2021; however, there are other deadlines and considerations of which applicants and their employers may be unaware.

Bruce MacNeil

Snapshot: debt for equity swaps

Insolvency & Restructuring - Jersey
Ogier

Jersey continues to be the offshore jurisdiction of choice for restructurings involving debt for equity swaps (particularly restructurings of UK and international corporate groups).

Lara Saguna Axiaq

Eligibility to register under Malta maritime flag

Shipping & Transport - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

The Malta maritime flag is chosen by corporate entities and individual owners alike for both commercial and pleasure crafts of all types and sizes.

Dmitry Ekenin

EAPO announces launch date of Eurasian industrial design patent applications

Intellectual Property - International
Sojuzpatent

In 2019 the Protocol on the Protection of Industrial Designs to the Eurasian Patent Convention was signed in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

Neetika Ahuja

MCA introduces stricter compliance requirements for LLPs

Corporate & Commercial - India
Clasis Law

In order to improve limited liability partnership (LLP) compliance and regulate the designated partners of LLPs, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs recently stated that it will extend certain sections of the Companies Act 2013 to the Limited Liability Partnership Act and therefore LLPs.

OnDemand

1

Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

2

Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

3

Aviation industry trends

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