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Christopher Loh

Supreme Court hears oral argument on whether to abolish or modify assignor estoppel doctrine

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

'Assignor estoppel' is a common law doctrine that prevents, in district court patent litigation, an assignor of a patent from challenging the validity of the assigned patent as a defence to infringement allegations.

Neetika Ahuja

One-person companies: a new entry route for non-resident Indians into the Indian market

Corporate & Commercial - India
Clasis Law

When the Companies Act 2013 entered into force, the concept of 'one-person companies' ('OPCs') was introduced.

Becky Critchley

FCA confirms dates for cessation of LIBOR benchmarks

Banking & Financial Services - United Kingdom
Latham & Watkins LLP

The Financial Conduct Authority has formally announced the dates for the cessation of all London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) benchmark settings currently published by the Intercontinental Exchange Benchmark Administration.

Helen Ruelle

Proposed annual leave increase and daily rest breaks for employees

Employment & Immigration - Jersey
Ogier

From January 2022, additional employment rights are expected to be introduced for employees in Jersey.

Alicia Herrador Muñoz

Composition of active mass: inventory of goods and rights – special cases

Insolvency & Restructuring - Spain
Augusta Abogados

Under the Consolidated Text of the Bankruptcy Law, the bankruptcy administration must prepare an inventory of the insolvent party's assets and rights, including their value, by the end of the day immediately preceding the day on which it presents its report.

Rachel Alexander

Court grants order for extended disclosure for preliminary issues trial in copyright infringement case

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

The Performing Right Society (PRS) Limited recently issued proceedings against Qatar Airways Group QCSC for global copyright infringement concerning the use of PRS's repertoire works in Qatar Airways' in-flight entertainment system.

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