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Sandie Lyne

Snapshot: enforcement against real property – saisie

Real Estate - Guernsey
Ogier

'Saisie' (ie, to seize) is a court-driven Guernsey customary law process governed by the Saisie Procedure (Simplification) (Bailiwick) Order 1952.

Daniel Maine

Principles applicable to 'insolvent' trusts

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

It is important that trustees understand their obligations if their trust structure comes under financial stress.

Maciej Durbas

Can a party continue arbitration after assigning the claim?

Arbitration & ADR - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

The Warsaw Court of Appeals recently determined whether an arbitral tribunal violated public policy when it dismissed a respondent's counterclaim that the original claim lacked locus standi.

Zhigang Zhu

Court rules against trademark squatter

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

A recent case concerned a form of trademark squatting that involves the squatter filing numerous identical or similar marks, preferably in classes of goods or services in which the targeted trademark is not registered.

Foo Joon Liang

Oppression action: court's discretion has limits

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

Section 346 of the Companies Act 2016 provides the courts with wide powers to grant remedies as they deem necessary to bring an end to the matters complained of in an oppression action.

Jeremy Glover

Naylor v Roamquest Ltd

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - United Kingdom
Fenwick Elliott Solicitors

This article discusses a claim which arose out of a mixed residential and commercial development of 11 tower blocks in Greenwich and the cladding replacement works undertaken therein.

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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