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Paul Gonzi

Bill to amend Persons with Disability (Employment) Act

Employment & Immigration - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

A bill seeking to amend Chapter 210 of the Laws of Malta, the Persons with Disability (Employment) Act, has been tabled before the House of Representatives.

Evelyne Gridelet

Patented inventions may infringe existing patents

Intellectual Property - International
GEVERS

Patents prohibit a party's competitors from producing, selling or using the protected invention.

Florian Terharen

Winding road to lawful Digital Green Certificate

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Austria
Schoenherr

The EU Digital Green Certificate is designed to prove the health status of its holder as regards COVID-19, showing either vaccination, a negative test result or recovery from the disease (ie, a "low epidemiological risk").

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.

Kei Akagawa

Amended Provider Liability Limitation Act updates sender information disclosure system

Litigation - Japan
Anderson Mōri & Tomotsune

The amended Act on the Limitation of Liability for Damages of Specified Telecommunications Service Providers and the Right to Demand Disclosure of Identification Information of the Senders (Provider Liability Limitation Act) was recently enacted and is scheduled to take effect in Autumn 2022.

Stephan Erbe

Place of performance in contracts of carriage

Shipping & Transport - Switzerland
ThomannFischer

A recent decision by the Supreme Court of the Canton of Zurich has finally shed light on an unsolved issue relating to the application of Article 31 of the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) under Swiss law.

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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