International Law Office

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Belén Devesa de Travy

Burden of proof in consumer claims

Aviation - Spain
Augusta Abogados

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) recently ruled on a request for a preliminary ruling from Barcelona Commercial Court 9.

Marwa M Hassoun

Military licence review factors expanded for NS-controlled items to China, Venezuela and Russia

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The US Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) recently issued a final rule amending the licence review policy for items on the Commerce Control List that are controlled for national security reasons and destined for China, Venezuela or Russia.

Eduardo Nogueira Pinto

Exceptional rules for products to prevent spread of COVID-19

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Portugal
PLMJ - Sociedade de Advogados

The rapid spread of COVID-19 has led to a significant increase in demand for medical devices (MDs) and personal protective equipment (PPE), masks for social use (textile articles) and other products destined to prevent the spread of the disease.

Lucy Lewis

Furlough scheme extended until end of March 2021

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The government's Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (the furlough scheme) has been extended until the end of March 2021.

James Beck

No Pennsylvania duty to send 'Dear Healthcare Provider' letters

Product Regulation & Liability - USA
Reed Smith LLP

In a significant, albeit unpublished, decision, an intermediate appellate court in Pennsylvania has ruled that there is no recognised Pennsylvania common law 'duty' for prescription medical product manufacturers to send 'Dear Healthcare Provider' letters about label changes..

Dennis J McMahon

Five things to know about protecting IP rights on Amazon

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

With people encouraged to stay home and retail stores closing across the country due to COVID-19, Amazon sales have surged.

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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