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Samuel Yang

New personal information security specification released

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The State Administration for Market Regulation and the Standardisation Administration recently released a national standard circular to announce that the Information Security Technology – Personal Information Security Specification (Specification 2020) and seven additional national standards have been issued and will take effect on 1 October 2020.

Sophie Warburton

Observations about linked property transactions under Stamp Duty Law

Real Estate - Cayman Islands
Ogier

In late 2018 the Stamp Duty Law (Revised) was amended in order to eliminate the growing practice of reducing stamp duty due to the government by means of linked property transactions (LPTs).

Godofredo Mendes Vianna

Impact of COVID-19 on Brazilian maritime industry

Shipping & Transport - Brazil
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

The COVID-19 outbreak has been affecting supply chains worldwide and significantly impacting global trade and the maritime industry, including the offshore sector.

Andreas Wildi

CAR-T therapies and changes to Healthcare Benefits Ordinance

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Federal Department of Home Affairs recently decided that two new autologous cell therapies (CAR-T therapies) for the treatment of blood and lymph gland cancer will in future be covered by compulsory healthcare insurance.

Gordon Drakes

COVID-19: how franchise and distribution networks can respond

Franchising - United Kingdom
Fieldfisher LLP

There is no one-size-fits-all plan for how businesses should respond to the COVID-19 crisis.

Cheri Minors

Employment law guide: responding to COVID-19

Employment & Immigration - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

The coronavirus (COVID-19) was recently declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organisation.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / 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