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Hagen Köckeritz

Continuation of remuneration in event of illness: uniformity of incapacity

Employment & Benefits - Germany
Mayer Brown

In a recent case, the Federal Labour Court once again had to consider an employee's claim for continued remuneration in case of illness.

Bernd Rajal

New government programme sets course for expansion of renewable energies

Energy & Natural Resources - Austria
Schoenherr

The new government composed of the Austrian People's Party and the Green Party recently presented the government programme for 2020 to 2024, which contains comprehensive measures to promote the expansion of renewable energies.

Alexander Vogel

FinSA/FinIA: proposed follow-up regulation by FINMA

Banking - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

The new Financial Services Act and Financial Institutions Act came into force on 1 January 2020 together with the implementing ordinances.

Eamon Harrison Courtenay

International arbitration: local court developments

Arbitration & ADR - Belize
Courtenay Coye LLP

Arbitration in Belize is governed by the Arbitration Act.

Katie Lee

PMPRB reports upward trend of high-cost drugs

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board recently released the Meds Entry Watch 2018, which analyses information about medicines approved by the US Food and Drug Administration, the European Medicines Agency or Health Canada in 2017 and 2018.

Teresa Polino

Trump administration cracks down on counterfeit and other goods imported contrary to law

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The Trump administration recently took the first step to implement its plan to crack down on counterfeit goods online when it issued an executive order allocating more federal resources to the inspection and oversight of imports that are at risk for counterfeits and other illicit goods.

OnDemand

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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

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA