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Jonathan Hughes

COVID-19: implications for planning appeals

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

The Law Society of Jersey issued guidance regarding the courts' COVID-19 contingency plans, noting that planning appeal hearings have been suspended due to independent inspectors being unable to travel to the island.

Astrid Caporali

Night work in e-commerce companies in 2020: nothing new under the sun?

Employment & Immigration - Belgium
ALTIUS

With e-commerce growing at an unprecedented rate across the globe, in the past few years the Belgian legislature has taken several measures to make Belgium a more attractive hub for e-commerce activities.

Rachel Welford

DOT issues new guidance regarding airlines' obligation to provide passenger refunds

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

Passengers who no longer wish to travel due to COVID-19 concerns or who have had their flights cancelled are demanding refunds from airlines.

Kharin Sears

Has COVID-19 affected real estate transactions?

Real Estate - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

Restrictions on both domestic and international travel, lockdowns and curfews have been imposed in The Bahamas to restrict movement in an attempt to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Urszula Wojtyra

First decision under amended PMNOC Regulations: Federal Court finds Amgen's filgrastim patent obvious

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Federal Court recently issued the first decision under the amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.

Alexander Vogel

Fulfilment of Swiss takeover offer obligation by completing a merger

Corporate Finance/M&A - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

The Takeover Board recently confirmed its case law on whether the obligation to make a public takeover offer may be fulfilled by completing a merger.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom