International Law Office

Latest updates

Lucy Lewis

COVID-19 vaccination – updated FAQs for employers

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

Employers are facing many difficult and untested employment law issues as the United Kingdom rolls out its COVID-19 vaccination programme.

Gan Khong Aik

Apex court considers application of Prest in piercing corporate veil

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

A separate legal entity – or rather, a 'corporate veil' – exists to separate a corporate entity from its incorporators.

Craig Cordle

The changing ESG landscape: keeping Guernsey ahead of the curve

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

In recent years, environmental, social and governance investing has evolved into a financial industry megatrend – one that has been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic and shows no sign of slowing.

Arthur Shay

NCC invites public comments on amendment to Cable TV Act

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

Following its unsuccessful attempt in 2020 to introduce mandatory binding arbitration into the Cable TV Act, the National Communications Commission (NCC) has proposed an alternative dispute resolution scheme for entertainment licensing between channel operators and cable system operators.

Jamie-Lynn Kraft

Trademarks Office publishes new practice notices to reduce examination delays

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Trademarks Office recently published two new practice notices which aim to improve delays in the processing of trademark applications.

Claudia Hamm

Whistleblower Protection Act: new compliance requirements

White Collar Crime - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection recently presented a draft bill for the Whistleblower Protection Act.

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