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Javier Franco

Oil pollution risk: should Colombia ratify the Supplementary Fund and the Bunkers Convention?

Shipping & Transport - Colombia
Franco & Abogados Asociados

Discussions have recently arisen among academics and professionals as to whether Colombia's pollution protection regime for ships carrying crude oil as cargo or bunkers is satisfactory.

Mattea Pullicino

Extension of paid leave for IVF

Employment & Immigration - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

In 2017, by means of Subsidiary Legislation 452.114, the legislature set out the minimum requirements to grant paid leave to employees who undergo medically assisted procreation processes, also known as 'in vitro fertilisation'.

Nand Gopal Khaitan

Judicial interference in arbitration: Section 34 saga

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The topic of judicial interference in arbitration is diverse, primarily because arbitration continues to evolve rapidly in India.

Jennifer L Key

Best description of Order 2222?

Energy & Natural Resources - USA
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

The glowing reviews and legal and trade press headlines would have one believe that distributed energy resource (DER) aggregation under Order 2222 will soon transform the electric industry, as DERs that are too small to participate directly in regional transmission organisation or independent system operator markets will flock to third-party DER aggregators which will sell wholesale services to organised markets.

Sunny Mann

Further updates to UK sanctions against Belarus

International Trade - United Kingdom
Baker McKenzie

The Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation has further expanded the reach of sanctions in respect of Belarus to cover an additional 40 individuals.

Jürg Schneider

Revised Data Protection Act approved

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

Parliament recently approved the final draft of the revised Data Protection Act, which is expected to enter into force in 2022.

OnDemand

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan