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Sichun Wu

IP Court promulgates three important reports on 2020 IP cases

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

In February 2021 the IP Court of the Supreme People's Court promulgated the Annual Report 2020, the Judicial Gist Synopsis 2020 and Ten Exemplary Technology IP Cases of 2020.

Geoffrey Conlin

New guidelines a turning point for large-risks insurance market

Insurance - Brazil
CAL - Costa, Albino & Lasalvia Advogados

The National Council of Private Insurance recently published Resolution 407/2021, establishing new guidelines for large-risks insurance contracts.

Lucy Lewis

HR headaches for the holiday season

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The government is easing legal restrictions in relation to domestic and foreign travel at a time when many employees have built up significant holiday entitlement and are longing for a break.

Paul Sheridan

UK Emissions Trading Scheme - what's new?

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy recently published updated guidance on participating in the UK Emissions Trading Scheme (UK ETS), which launched on 1 January 2021.

Susanne Brütsch

Complying with professional conduct rules for lawyers – a balancing act

Litigation - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Swiss Bar Association (SAV) Code of Professional Conduct contains provisions on how lawyers should interact with clients, the courts and professional colleagues.

Gordon Moir

Ofcom publishes terms of reference for its mobile strategy review

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

In its plan of work for 2021/2022, Ofcom outlined plans to develop a strategy for its approach to the mobile sector to support innovation and ensure that people across the United Kingdom get the connections that they need.

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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