International Law Office

Latest updates

Linda J Zirkelbach

Should you grant free licences to intellectual property in response to the COVID-19 emergency?

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

Companies, and their lawyers, go to great lengths to protect their intellectual property, as they should.

Marie Berard

Supreme Court clarifies test of arbitrator impartiality and arbitrators' duty of disclosure

Arbitration & ADR - United Kingdom
Clifford Chance

The Supreme Court recently unanimously upheld a Court of Appeal decision to dismiss an application to remove an arbitrator on the grounds of apparent bias.

Andrew Osborne

Right-to-work checks for EEA nationals during first half of 2021

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Home Office has confirmed that there will be no change to the right-to-work (RTW) check procedure for EEA nationals who start work in the United Kingdom between 1 January 2021 and 30 June 2021 (the post-transition grace period).

Simona Zangrandi

Updated transfer pricing documentation requirements

Corporate Tax - Italy
Studio Legale e Tributario Biscozzi Nobili Piazza

A new provision establishes the requirements for the suitability of transfer pricing documentation.

Pedro Cortés

Draft law on tax benefits for activities dedicated to scientific and technological innovation

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Macau
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados

The government has issued a draft law on tax benefits for undertaking activities dedicated to scientific and technological innovation.

Marcel Meinhardt

Parliament agrees on stricter concept of market power

Competition & Antitrust - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

Parliament is currently debating the so-called 'fair price initiative' and an indirect counter-proposal by the government, both of which aim to tighten the Cartel Act.

OnDemand

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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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