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Maya Ito

Impact of Civil Code reform on energy and natural resource transactions

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

In 2017 the Civil Code, which was enacted in 1896, was substantially amended for the first time in more than a century.

Donna M Parisi

COVID-19: derivatives implications

Derivatives - International
Shearman & Sterling LLP

The outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has implications for derivatives contracts.

Ricardo Rozas

COVID-19 crisis and changes to cargo delivery procedures

Shipping & Transport - Chile
JJR Abogados

In the context of the current COVID-19 crisis, Customs recently issued Resolution 1179/20, which implements transitory modes for the treatment of various customs procedures and the ways of presenting documents associated therewith to facilitate foreign trade transactions.

Damian Evans

Rusnano Capital AG decision

Litigation - Guernsey
Ogier

In a recent case, the Guernsey Court of Appeal upheld the deputy bailiff's interpretation of Section 53(3) of the Trusts (Guernsey) Law 2007 that a sole beneficiary can use that section of the law to terminate a discretionary trust even if the trust instrument contains a power to add further beneficiaries..

Rebecca Liebowitz

Updated trademark rules: electronic filing, applicant email and specimens

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has enacted a series of rule changes that will have a significant impact on trademark filers.

Mark W Atwood

DOT proposes to define 'unfair' and 'deceptive' practices

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

One of the most significant roles of the Department of Transportation (DOT) is to protect airline consumers from unfair and deceptive practices and unfair methods of competition by air carriers and ticket agents.

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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