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Antony Sassi

Court of Appeal on extensions of time to appeal and stays

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The Court of Appeal recently had the opportunity to review some important points of practice regarding appeals against first-instance judgments – in particular, with respect to applications to extend time to appeal and to stay execution of judgments pending an appeal.

Neetika Ahuja

MCA21 Version 3.0

Corporate & Commercial - India
Clasis Law

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced in the Union Budget 2021 that the government would soon introduce a newer version of the MCA21 (MCA21 V3) in order to promote its ease of doing business initiative.

Al-Leecia Delancy

Public Procurement Act 2021: obtaining government contracts

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The government has been criticised both locally and internationally in relation to the transparency and procedure surrounding the procurement of government contracts.

Emily Haithwaite

Economic substance requirements for Jersey partnerships

Corporate Tax - Jersey
Ogier

The Taxation (Partnerships - Economic Substance) (Jersey) Law 202- was recently lodged with the States Assembly and, if passed, is expected to come into effect from 1 July 2021 (with a six-month transition period for partnerships established before 1 July 2021).

Gordon Moir

Significant change in communications security obligations for network and service providers

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

Following the introduction of the Telecoms (Security) Bill, details of key secondary legislation have been released – namely, the draft Electronic Communications (Security Measures) Regulations 2021.

Trine Greaker Herzog

Trademark litigation: FAQs

Intellectual Property - Norway
Bryn Aarflot AS

In Norway, the Trademark Act 2010 regulates the registration, administrative opposition, cancellation and invalidation proceedings regarding trademarks.

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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