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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).

Arturo Sferruzza

Are floating solar and wind installations the new frontiers of renewable energy?

Energy & Natural Resources - Italy
Norton Rose Fulbright Studio Legale

Floating solar and wind farms are power production installations mounted on structures or platforms that float on a body of water.

Helen Ruelle

Five steps to avoid insider fraud

White Collar Crime - Jersey
Ogier

Insider fraud is a problem that persists at all levels of society, irrespective of whether the entity has commercial or altruistic motives.

Jakob Widner

Collective agreements trump Working Time Act

Employment & Benefits - Austria
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwalte GmbH

Following amendments to the Working Time Act, it was unclear whether the new statutory regime regarding working time overrides collective bargaining agreements that have not been adapted to the new maximum work hours and provide for a daily maximum of 10 working hours for flexitime.

Niamh Lalor

Jersey public investment funds – regulatory options

Capital Markets - Jersey
Ogier

Jersey is long established as a primary centre for the establishment of offshore funds and has been at the forefront of international developments, which have attracted international sponsors, promoters, fund managers, advisers and investors.

Katie Lee

Federal Court of Appeal remands Remicade new use patent decision on anticipation and obviousness

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

In 2018 the Federal Court found that Kennedy's new use patent for infliximab (Janssen's Remicade) was valid and had been infringed by Hospira's biosimilar Inflectra.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / 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