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Diane M Morgenthaler

Up, up and away: increased penalties for employee benefit plans

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

For 2020, legislation enacted in December 2019 dramatically increased penalties imposed by the Internal Revenue Code for late filing of certain employee benefit plan notices and reports.

Siri Alvsing

Supreme Court rules on balancing of copyright and fundamental rights

Intellectual Property - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

A landmark Supreme Court judgment has closed the book on the widely known 'iron pipe scandal'.

Lucía Ojeda Cárdenas

Competition considerations between entities of same corporate group during bidding process

Competition & Antitrust - Mexico
SAI Law & Economics

The Federal Economic Competition Commission's (COFECE's) board of commissioners recently fined two polyethylene glove providers for price fixing and bid rigging in the health sector.

Rajasingam Gothandapani

Instructions for ship managers and seafarers in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

Shipping & Transport - Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co

In the wake of the World Health Organisation's declaration that COVID-19 is now classified as a pandemic, the Malaysian Marine Department (MMD) has issued instructions to shipowners, shipping agents, masters, seafarers, port operators, recognised organisations and the maritime industry.

Emily Gilmore

COVID-19 Weekly Report (30 March-5 April 2020)

International Trade - International
International Law Office

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

Louise Dalton

Capacity Market: consultation on future improvements

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy recently ran its Capacity Market consultation on future improvements.

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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