International Law Office

Latest updates

Marius Höfler

Equal rights for employees and freelancers

Employment & Immigration - Germany
Mayer Brown

The Federal Labour Court recently ruled in a dispute concerning a freelancer's information claim regarding her colleagues' salary levels.

André Maré

African Union publishes COVID-19 vaccine strategy

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Africa
ENSafrica

The African Union (AU) recently published a COVID-19 vaccine strategy.

Emily Haithwaite

Migration of foreign limited partnerships into Jersey

Corporate & Commercial - Jersey
Ogier

New regulations permit foreign limited partnerships to migrate (ie, continue) into Jersey using the statutory migration process set out in the Limited Partnerships (Continuance) (Jersey) Regulations.

Constantin Herfurth

Cybersecurity in healthcare sector – Q&A on data breaches in relation to medical devices

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - European Union
Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

The use of connected medical devices has changed the way in which the healthcare sector works.

Øyvind Axe

Shipyards' right of retention for non-payment

Shipping & Transport - Norway
Wikborg Rein

Under the Maritime Code, a shipyard which constructs or repairs a ship may retain physical possession of that ship until it has been paid by the relevant shipowner.

Szymon Gogulski

Authors' right to prohibit performance of songs by former band singer and writer of lyrics

Intellectual Property - Poland
Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak

In a long-running dispute, well-known musician Małgorzata Ostrowska took legal action concerning the use of songs, for which she had written the lyrics, against Grzegorz Stróżniak, her former band colleague and the composer and co-author of the songs.

OnDemand

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

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

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan