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Mayra Reyes

Supreme Court grants compensation for hydrocarbon spill

Shipping & Transport - Chile
JJR Abogados

The Supreme Court recently granted compensation for moral damages (pain and suffering) to workshop service providers and fisherpeople in the context of a hydrocarbon spill.

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.

Richard Khoo Boo Hin

NEM NOVA Programme: virtual meter aggregation commences

Energy & Natural Resources - Malaysia
SKRINE

The Energy Commission recently published the Guidelines for Solar Photovoltaic Installation Under Net Offset Virtual Aggregations (NOVA) Programme for Peninsular Malaysia, which set out the framework and requirements of the NOVA initiative of Malaysia's Net Energy Metering 3.0 Programme.

Sandie Lyne

Court of Appeal case provides guidance for trustees when issues of trust construction arise

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

This article considers a recent Court of Appeal judgment regarding the interpretation of a trust instrument.

Tommy Grosskreutz

Opposition Division revokes plastic bottle patent

Intellectual Property - European Union
Grünecker

A European patent which related to bottles made of plastic was recently revoked in its entirety for not complying with Article 76(1) of the European Patent Convention.

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.

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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