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Rhidian David

More flexible regime for intra-group guarantees issued by public limited companies

Company & Commercial - France
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Law 2019-744 of 19 July 2019 seeks to simplify and update wide-ranging aspects of company law.

Louisa-Ann Lange

Security controls outside scope of airlines

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

A recent Erding Local Court judgment concerned a compensation claim after four passengers missed their flight due to a security alert at the airport.

James Brockhurst

HMRC opines on situs of cryptoassets

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs has a marvellous ability to confound expectations.

Jonathan Goldfarb

High Court decision offers guidance on interpreting guarantees

Shipping & Transport - United Kingdom
Wikborg Rein

A recent High Court decision provided guidance on the rules of interpretation when construing guarantees that display characteristics of both on-demand and true guarantees.

Bradley Kruger

New opportunities for blockchain use in insurance industry

Insurance - Cayman Islands
Ogier

It has been more than a decade since blockchain – or distributed ledger technology – appeared on the financial services landscape.

Elsebeth Aaes-Jørgensen

Reduction of working hours during pregnancy did not constitute gender discrimination

Employment & Benefits - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

The Board of Equal Treatment recently concluded that the fact that a replacement worker in a cleaning company had received fewer shifts during her pregnancy did not constitute gender discrimination.

OnDemand

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China, Switzerland

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA