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Jennifer Fox

Frozen in time: do limitation periods apply to claims against Cayman companies in liquidation?

Litigation - Cayman Islands
Ogier

Previously, it was generally understood that the Cayman approach to claims against companies in liquidation followed the English position on the issue of limitation – that is, the limitation period ceased to run once the company went into liquidation, with some exceptions.

Ronald Beltzer

Expiry of CLAs has drastic consequences for temporary employment industry

Employment & Immigration - Netherlands
Maes Law

On 1 June 2021 the period of general binding declaration of the Netherlands' two temporary employment collective labour agreements (CLAs) ended, leaving the temporary employment sector with no valid CLA.

John Lane

Underwriters' liability for false statements made in IPO

White Collar Crime - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

In December 2020 the Supreme Court handed down a decision in relation to certain obligations of lead underwriters and bookrunners in an initial public offering (IPO).

Marietta Flores

Fanciful marks: interpretation and legislation

Intellectual Property - Peru
OMC Abogados & Consultores

Fanciful marks are those which are exclusively created or invented by their author to constitute a trademark.

Daniel Maine

Individual accountability: expectations of senior management in JFSC-regulated firms

Banking & Financial Services - Jersey
Ogier

Internationally, there has been an increasing focus by regulators on promoting individual accountability within financial services businesses, and it is reasonable to assume that the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) will take a similar approach.

Raúl Herrera Hazas

Third-party funding – how useful is it in practice?

Arbitration & ADR - International
Becerril Coca & Becerril SC

Third-party funding is a relatively new solution which can help parties to engage in costly international arbitration proceedings.

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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