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Nihal Shaikh

Changing arbitration venue by mutual agreement makes new venue seat of arbitration

Litigation - India
Clasis Law

The Supreme Court recently considered the implications of parties changing the venue or place of arbitration by mutual agreement.

Daniel Maine

Individual accountability: expectations of senior management in JFSC-regulated firms

Banking & Financial Services - Jersey
Ogier

Internationally, there has been an increasing focus by regulators on promoting individual accountability within financial services businesses, and it is reasonable to assume that the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) will take a similar approach.

Jennifer Fox

Frozen in time: do limitation periods apply to claims against Cayman companies in liquidation?

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

Previously, it was generally understood that the Cayman approach to claims against companies in liquidation followed the English position on the issue of limitation – that is, the limitation period ceased to run once the company went into liquidation, with some exceptions.

Shubhangi Pathak

Employee stock options: IRDAI issues clarifications

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

The issuance of employee stock options (ESOPs) to CEOs, whole-time directors and managing directors of insurers has been expressly recognised since 2016.

Jason Chuang

Amendment to Rules for Holding Hearings on Patent Invalidation Cases

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

The Taiwan Intellectual Property Office recently amended the Rules for Holding Hearings on Patent Invalidation Cases for the second time.

David Wardell

Ins and outs of handling material non-public information

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Baker McKenzie

The US Securities and Exchange Commission continues to focus on healthcare and life sciences companies when it comes to disclosure and reporting requirements.

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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