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Andrew Osborne

MAC launches six-week call for evidence on shortage occupations

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

Employers have until 24 June 2020 to provide their views to the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) on what occupations should be on the shortage occupation lists for UK sponsored skilled migration from 1 January 2021.

James Bergstrom

Essential considerations for Cayman funds in challenging times

Capital Markets - Cayman Islands
Ogier

To help Cayman hedge funds navigate the myriad issues brought about by COVID-19, this article offers a high-level checklist for fund directors and investment managers to consider.

Cathy Ting

Main points of Copyright Act draft amendments

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

In January 2020 the Intellectual Property Office announced draft amendments to the Copyright Act which aim to address the exploitation of copyrightable works in the era of digital convergence and cloud technology, the regulation of fair use, the reconciliation of rights and the perfection of copyright regulations.

Beril Yayla Sapan

Suspension of judicial terms due to COVID-19 extended

Litigation - Turkey
Gün + Partners

Under Decision 2480 on the Extension of the Suspension of Terms for the Prevention of Losses of Judicial Rights, the suspension of terms stipulated in Law 7226, which aimed to prevent any loss of rights in regard to trials due to the measures taken to combat the COVID-19 outbreak, has been extended.

Jocelyn Yean Tse Lim

COVID-19: government issues SOP for construction sector

Construction - Malaysia
SKRINE

Following the prime minister's announcement on 1 May 2020 regarding the reopening of the economy, the construction industry is permitted to operate with effect from 4 May 2020.

Adam Bell

COVID-19 Weekly Report (18-24 May 2020)

Competition & Antitrust - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

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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