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Hui Huang

Is filing a trademark without intention to use an act of bad faith?

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

In China, the practice of defensive trademarks appears to be a guiding factor when determining the legitimacy of a trademark application, but said trademarks remain subject to cancellation in case of non-use.

Samuel Yang

China strengthens regulation of online audiovisual services

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

The Administrative Provisions on Online Audiovisual Information Services, which were jointly issued by the Cyberspace Administration of China and two other departments in November 2019, recently came into effect.

Hao Zhan

Applicability of right of subrogation in Chinese reinsurance context

Insurance - China
AnJie Law Firm

Insurance subrogation is an important legal mechanism which enables insurers to reduce their losses after insurance indemnities are paid.

Thomas Boone

French Aircraft Registry: mortgagees must now elect domicile in Evry

Aviation - France
Odi-se Avocats

The French Civil Aviation Authority's Registration Office recently moved from Paris to Athis-Mons.

Luke Tapp

Whistleblowing laws for employers: what to watch out for

Employment & Benefits - United Arab Emirates
Pinsent Masons

There is no definition of 'whistleblowing' under UAE law and, until recently, there were no laws specifically providing for whistleblower protection.

Eugenio Vaccari

Supreme Court of Cassation rules on chair and deputy chair duties and directors' revocation

Company & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

The Supreme Court of Cassation has set out important principles regarding the duties of chairs and deputy chairs of company boards of directors.

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China

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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