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Alex Horsbrugh-Porter

Snapshot: application to court for restoration of Guernsey company

Litigation - Guernsey
Ogier

In Guernsey, there is a relatively quick and easy process for restoring companies to the Register of Companies when they have been struck off and dissolved.

David Gilat

Request for comments on proposed amendments to Patent Law

Intellectual Property - Israel
Reinhold Cohn Group

The Ministry of Justice and the Patent Office recently published a request for comments on the purported expansive amendments to the Patent Law.

Ole Kristian Olsby

Government proposes new measures to combat work-related crime

Employment & Immigration - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

The government has proposed several new measures to prevent and counteract work-related crime, including with regard to penalising wage theft, requiring that wages be paid via bank transfer rather than in cash and approving certain businesses to limit rogue actors.

David Hanke

Combating foreign malign influence or espionage activities targeting institutions of higher education

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

New legislation may soon expand the jurisdiction of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States as part of a broader push by Congress to position the United States to out compete China in the coming decades and counter China's increasing global influence.

Jan Clinck

Can Belgian companies use EU vaccine certificates?

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Belgium
ALTIUS

To fight the COVID-19 pandemic, the EU Commission is setting up a vaccine passport system (the so-called 'Digital Green Certificate') to enable European citizens to travel easily and safely within the European Union in Summer 2021.

Shaun Boedicker

In Broadview 'rehearing' order, FERC channels Emily Litella: "Never Mind"

Energy & Natural Resources - USA
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has handed down a rehearing order in Broadview Solar, LLC.

OnDemand

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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