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Samuel Beighton

When does competition law apply to public bodies? Recent guidance from Competition Appeal Tribunal

Competition & Antitrust - United Kingdom
Gowling WLG

In the context of a claim brought by Strident Publishing Limited against Creative Scotland, the Competition Appeal Tribunal has reiterated that UK and EU competition law applies to a public body only where it is acting as an 'undertaking'.

Rikke Falk Dambo

Employees' duty to provide information on inventions

Employment & Immigration - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

If an employee makes an invention as part of an employment relationship and if the exploitation of the invention falls within their employer's field of work, the employee must inform their employer.

Alain Levy

Private M&A deals: Paris Court of Appeal manual for overriding termination clauses

Corporate Finance/M&A - France
AyacheSalama

In acquisitions of group companies, the agreements entered into by the parties are often subject to termination clauses.

Bradley Kruger

Registration of virtual asset service providers commenced on 31 October 2020

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The government recently announced that the Virtual Asset (Service Providers) Law 2020 will commence in phases, with phase one commencing on 31 October 2020.

Fernando Hurtado de Mendoza

Impact of new security interest regime on aircraft finance

Aviation - Peru
Kennedys Law LLP

In 2018 the Security Interest Law was replaced by Legislative Decree 1400, which approved the security interest regime but is not yet in force.

Kay C Georgi

Trump bars investments by US persons in Communist Chinese military companies

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

In his last days in office, President Trump has taken a swipe against companies identified by the Department of Defence as Communist Chinese military companies by prohibiting US persons from investing in such companies.

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, France, Germany, Israel, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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