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Patrick McGauley

COVID-19 Weekly Report (23-30 March 2020)

Aviation - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

Barbara Wilbrink

Burden of proof remains with shipowner in proving terminal operator liability

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD

The loading and unloading of cargo from ships is a key element in the transport chain.

César Navarro

Extraordinary employment-related measures introduced in fight against COVID-19

Employment & Immigration - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

The government recently published a royal decree-law on urgent and extraordinary measures to address the economic and social impact of COVID-19.

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.

Matthew Evans

COVID-19 and the courts: a headlong journey into remoteness

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The English civil justice system has shown itself to be capable of rapid change as it adapts to the new reality caused by COVID-19.

Ryoji Moroi

Solar FIT decommissioning fee

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

Since April 2018, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) has required business operators involved in solar power generation to set aside a certain amount of funds in preparation for the decommissioning of solar power plants.

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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