International Law Office

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David R Hamill

COVID-19 trade update: potential duty payment deferrals and border shutdowns

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The coronavirus (COVID-19) is affecting all elements of society, including the import, trade and transport sectors.

Samuel Yang

New personal information security specification released

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

The State Administration for Market Regulation and the Standardisation Administration recently released a national standard circular to announce that the Information Security Technology – Personal Information Security Specification (Specification 2020) and seven additional national standards have been issued and will take effect on 1 October 2020.

Agnieszka Fedor

Anti-crisis shield in response to COVID-19: review of proposed changes

Employment & Immigration - Poland
Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak

The president and prime minister have announced a Zl212 billion package of measures – the so-called 'anti-crisis shield' – to protect businesses and employees against the adverse economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

Quirin Vergho

Insurability of corporate fines: new draft law's implications for insurance industry

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

In 2019 the Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection presented its draft bill for a new and independent law on corporate penalties.

Neslihan Tuna Saracgil

Communique on banking fees and commissions published

Banking - Turkey
Selvi & Ertekin

The Communique on Procedures and Principles Regarding Fees to be Collected from Commercial Customers by Banks was published on 10 February 2020.

Godofredo Mendes Vianna

ANP publishes consultation notice on third-party access to waterway terminals

Shipping & Transport - Brazil
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

The National Petroleum Agency recently published a consultation notice to gather additional information and contributions from the market regarding its draft ordinance on the regulation of non-discriminatory access by interested third parties to waterway terminals (existing or to be built) for the handling of oil, its derivatives and biofuels.

OnDemand

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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