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Rob Jardine-Brown

Notification is key: prevention principle, delay and extensions of time under shipbuilding contracts

Shipping & Transport - United Kingdom
Wikborg Rein

A recent High Court decision provides an in-depth analysis of how, if at all, the prevention principle applies to shipbuilding contracts and the importance of good contract management to notify and seek extensions for events of delay.

Srdjana Petronijević

COVID-19: competition commission deadlines during and after state of emergency

Competition & Antitrust - Serbia
Moravčević Vojnović and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

The government recently lifted the state of emergency which had been declared due to the COVID-19 pandemic, allowing normal operations to gradually resume.

Maurus Winzap

Tax treatment of debt waivers and other debt-to-equity swaps

Corporate Tax - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

In economic life, debt waivers involving associated companies take on central significance in the context of a restructuring.

Lindsay Ditlow

COVID-19: FAQs on practical considerations linked to working from home and privacy

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

With rapid developments in local, state and federal guidance and law, the appropriate approach for each employer in relation to COVID-19 will vary depending on the nature of their work, the industries served and their location and size, among other considerations.

Jonathan Hughes

COVID-19: implications for planning appeals

Real Estate - 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.

Patrick McGauley

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

Capital Markets - 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