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Daniel Hrcka

Supreme Court revisits arbitrator independence

Arbitration & ADR - Czech Republic
Allen & Overy LLP

In November 2020 the Supreme Court issued a decision significantly affecting the review of arbitration clauses by the Czech courts.

Dave Sherwin

Economic substance requirements: overview

Corporate Tax - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The International Tax Cooperation (Economic Substance) Act reflected the Cayman Islands' commitment to its obligations as a member of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development's global Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Inclusive Framework and corresponding EU requirements for no or nominal tax jurisdictions.

Chiagozie Hilary-Nwokonko

PIB 2020 and ministerial consent for assignments, novations and changes of control

Energy & Natural Resources - Nigeria
Streamsowers & Köhn

One of the unstated objectives of the Petroleum Industry Bill 2020 is to clarify the law and practice of ministerial consent for assignments of interest in upstream oil and gas licences and leases.

Jürg Schneider

Parliament adopts Information Security Act

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

Parliament recently approved a new Information Security Act (ISA), almost 10 years after proceedings were initiated.

Marcus Miller

Expansion of premises liability for construction owners

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - USA
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

A property owner is generally liable for hazards on the property that injure others.

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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