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Dominique Müller

Liking or sharing defamatory Facebook posts can be unlawful

Litigation - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Supreme Court recently issued a judgment concerning 'likes' and 'shares' of defamatory posts on Facebook.

Emily Gilmore

COVID-19 Weekly Report (23-30 March 2020)

International Trade - International
International Law Office

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

Alexander Vogel

Liquidity aid for businesses in times of coronavirus: emergency aid through guaranteed COVID-19 bridging loans

Banking - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

The COVID-19 pandemic and the measures against it taken by states all over the world will have serious consequences for the Swiss economy.

Elisavet Yakovidis Çinlemez

Re-establishment of rights as remedy for requesting European patent validation

Intellectual Property - Turkey
Deriş Patents and Trademarks Agency

In a landmark decision, a first-instance court recently ruled on the re-establishment of rights as a remedy for requesting the validation of a European patent where its Turkish translation has not been filed within three months of the date on which the mention of the grant is published.

Ricardo Rozas

COVID-19 crisis and changes to cargo delivery procedures

Shipping & Transport - Chile
JJR Abogados

In the context of the current COVID-19 crisis, Customs recently issued Resolution 1179/20, which implements transitory modes for the treatment of various customs procedures and the ways of presenting documents associated therewith to facilitate foreign trade transactions.

Sandrine Giroud

Art-secured lending: maximising liquidities opportunities for private art collectors

Private Client & Offshore Services - Switzerland

With COVID-19, investors who are facing cash calls and liquidity squeezes in other asset classes might be looking to realise some liquidity from their unsecured, unleveraged artwork collections; despite valuation risks, this could therefore be a time when investors turn to art loans to provide them with much-needed liquidity.



Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Germany


Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan


Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom