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Pedro Cortés

Macau responds to regulatory trends with new Cybersecurity Law

Private Client & Offshore Services - Macau
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados

In June 2019 the Legislative Assembly of the Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) enacted the Cybersecurity Law.

Georgina Thomson

Cryptocurrency treated as property in freezing order

Banking - United Kingdom
Allen & Overy LLP

The High Court recently granted a freezing order over £1.5 million worth of bitcoin and ethereum cryptocurrency against a trading platform and its directors in only the second known example of the court treating cryptocurrency as property.

Abigail Smith

Consultation on draft Patented Medicines Regulations ends and selected presentations published

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The consultation period for the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board's (PMPRB's) draft guidelines operationalising the amended Patented Medicines Regulations recently ended, after two extensions.

Ole Kristian Olsby

Gender equality: further duties for employers

Employment & Benefits - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

From 1 January 2020 the Equality and Anti-discrimination Act has been amended, imposing further duties on employers regarding equality and discrimination.

Zeina Obeid

Public-private partnerships

Projects & Procurement - Lebanon
Obeid Law Firm

In 2017 Parliament passed Law 48 Regulating Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs).

Michael Gu

What's new in revised draft of Anti-monopoly Law?

Competition & Antitrust - China
AnJie Law Firm

The State Administration for Market Regulation recently released a revised draft of the Anti-monopoly Law (AML) for public comment.

OnDemand

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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

2

Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA