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Noah Rubins

Paris Court of Appeal maintains pro-arbitration stance by upholding ICC award

Arbitration & ADR - France
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

The Paris Court of Appeal recently confirmed its longstanding pro-arbitration stance by upholding a $646 million award against a company owned by an Angolan billionaire.

Alan Owens

Government publishes response to call for views on consumer smart product cybersecurity regulation proposals

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Wiggin LLP

In July 2020 the government announced that it planned to change the law to make smart products more secure and published a call for views on its proposals.

Andrew Osborne

Home Office announces end to COVID-19-adjusted right-to-work checks

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Home Office has confirmed that the COVID-19-adjusted right-to-work check process will end on 16 May 2021.

Anthony Thompson

Making and updating a will: a crucial estate planning tool

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

Making a will is a vital part of any estate planning exercise.

Alicia Herrador Muñoz

Composition of active mass: inventory of goods and rights – special cases

Insolvency & Restructuring - Spain
Augusta Abogados

Under the Consolidated Text of the Bankruptcy Law, the bankruptcy administration must prepare an inventory of the insolvent party's assets and rights, including their value, by the end of the day immediately preceding the day on which it presents its report.

Daniel Wyatt

Forum conveniens – context is key

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The High Court has allowed conspiracy proceedings brought by two Russian banks against several Russian nationals to proceed in England.

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