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Audrey Liao

Customs Administration proposes to relax regulations regarding trademark owner requests for photos

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

The Regulations Governing Customs Measures in Protecting the Rights and Interests of Trademarks state that trademark owners must identify whether seized goods constitute infringement within 24 hours of the seizure, an obligation which often proves burdensome.

Oliver Passmore

Royal Court blesses momentous decision of representative of minor and unborn beneficiaries

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

The Royal Court recently considered for the first time the blessing of a momentous decision of a court-appointed representative of minor and unborn beneficiaries of a trust to enter into a settlement agreement in respect of claims against the trust.

Rachel Alexander

Court grants order for extended disclosure for preliminary issues trial in copyright infringement case

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

The Performing Right Society (PRS) Limited recently issued proceedings against Qatar Airways Group QCSC for global copyright infringement concerning the use of PRS's repertoire works in Qatar Airways' in-flight entertainment system.

Alex Horsbrugh-Porter

Regulatory investigations: overview

Banking & Financial Services - Guernsey
Ogier

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) routinely visits Guernsey licensees to check on their compliance with the local regulatory law, regulations and rules.

Antony Sassi

Court reviews witness's reluctance to travel to Hong Kong because of COVID-19

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The Court of Appeal recently refused a defendant (who resides outside Hong Kong) permission to appeal a trial judge's decision not to allow her to give evidence by videoconferencing facilities at trial.

Jesper Windahl

EU Brussels I Regulation on lis pendens applies to proceedings brought under CMR

Shipping & Transport - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

The Maritime and Commercial Court recently held that Danish proceedings could not proceed as earlier Dutch proceedings concerned the same issue of liability, which meant that there was a risk of conflicting judgments if the cases were heard separately.

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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 / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru