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Kathryn Denyer

Government's immigration stance on frontline workers proves controversial

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Home Office recently published an expanded list of COVID-19 frontline workers' occupations entitling them and their family members to a free and automatic one-year extension of leave.

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.

Marwa M Hassoun

Team Telecom emerges from shadows and FCC cracks down on Chinese telecoms companies

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

A new executive order has formalised Team Telecom, a previously ad hoc committee which for many years has reviewed applications for Federal Communications Commission (FCC) authorisations involving non-US parties, typically for US-international telecoms service or submarine cable landings.

Adam Bell

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

Insolvency & Restructuring - International
International Law Office

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

Ajay Bhargava

Supreme Court refuses foreign award enforcement – return of public policy challenge

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The Supreme Court recently refused enforcement of a foreign award on the basis that it was contrary to the fundamental public policy of India.

Jan Erik Janssen

Energy audits – Dutch approach

Energy & Natural Resources - Netherlands
Stek

Energy audits are essential for assessing existing energy consumption and identifying potential energy-saving measures.

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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