International Law Office

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Elena Christodoulou

Cyprus and Switzerland agree updated double tax treaty

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

Cyprus recently agreed an updated double tax treaty (DTT) with Switzerland.

Samuel Yang

App governance panel issues special governance report on illegal collection of personal information

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

The App Special Governance Panel recently issued the 2019 Special Governance Report on Apps for Illegal Collection and Use of Personal Information, summarising governance efforts from January 2019.

Louise Popple

New Brexit IP regulation sets out effect of EU cancellation on comparable UK rights

Intellectual Property - United Kingdom
Taylor Wessing

The government recently published a further Brexit IP regulation which corrects and clarifies certain provisions in the five Brexit IP regulations that came into force in 2019.

Christopher Jones

Secured lending in Guernsey

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

Guernsey entities continue to be popular in asset-holding structures and, accordingly, lenders are regularly asked to put in place financing arrangements involving Guernsey entities.

Renaud Barbier-Emery

Court declines to dismiss claim against shipowner for death of shipyard worker following demolition sale

Shipping & Transport - United Kingdom
Wikborg Rein

Shipowners routinely give buyers in demolition sales complete freedom to deal with ships as they please following a sale, but do so at their peril.

James Heinicke

Administrative fines regime extended

Banking & Financial Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The Monetary Authority (Administrative Fines) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 recently came into force, extending the administrative fines regime beyond breaches of the Anti-money Laundering Regulations to a much broader spectrum of breaches under various Cayman regulatory laws.

OnDemand

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany, Israel, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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