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Eleanor Wilson

Government introduces Bill C-4 to implement USMCA's required changes

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Bill C-4 – which addresses some of the changes required under the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) – was recently introduced in the House of Commons.

Carlos P Martins

Government restricts travel to Canada by foreign nationals

Aviation - Canada
Bersenas Jacobsen Chouest Thomson Blackburn LLP

The minister of transport recently issued an interim order regarding the denial of boarding to foreign nationals on international flights to Canada and a health check that air operators flying to Canada must conduct prior to boarding.

Gordon Drakes

COVID-19: how franchise and distribution networks can respond

Franchising - United Kingdom
Fieldfisher LLP

There is no one-size-fits-all plan for how businesses should respond to the COVID-19 crisis.

Arthur Shay

5G spectrum auction ends and real competition begins

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

Taiwan's 5G spectrum auction came to an end on 21 February 2020.

Chen Li

OCT benefits cap and private label product restrictions abolished

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Most of the final amendments to regulations made under the Ontario Drug Benefit Act and the Drug Interchangeability and Dispensing Fee Act came into effect on or before 1 January 2020, following public consultations.

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