International Law Office

Latest updates

Quirin Vergho

Business shutdown insurance and COVID-19: update on the most controversial topic of 2020

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The first court decisions concerning business shutdown insurance are now available.

Rajasingam Gothandapani

Can interveners apply to set aside a warrant of arrest of a vessel on non-traditional grounds?

Shipping & Transport - Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co

In a recent case, the Admiralty Court considered whether, in an admiralty action, an intervener (ie, a party other than the proper defendant) can apply to set aside a warrant of arrest of a vessel on non-traditional grounds.

Ana Paula Affonso Brito

Trade dress protection: a glimpse at the beverage market

Intellectual Property - Brazil
Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello

In Brazil, trade dress protection is supported in several regulations, all under the concept of unfair competition.

Ole Kristian Olsby

Remote working: topics and issues to consider when introducing a more permanent scheme

Employment & Immigration - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

Remote working has become increasingly common as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and many companies are considering introducing more permanent arrangements beyond the pandemic.

Wendawn Miller-Frazer

CESRA: economic substance reporting deadline extension

Corporate Tax - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The Commercial Entities Substance Requirements Act (CESRA) 2018 requires all legal entities registered in The Bahamas to comply with economic substance reporting by submitting an annual filing to the minister of finance.

Alexander Vogel

Reducing share capital: current law and expected changes

Corporate Finance/M&A - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

In June 2020 the legislature passed draft modifications of Swiss corporate law, which would amend, among other things, substantial parts of the Code of Obligations.

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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