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Jesper Windahl

Court rules that parking of goods trailer on lit roadside constitutes gross negligence

Shipping & Transport - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

The Maritime and Commercial Court recently determined whether a Danish carrier was liable for the theft of €172,000 worth of toys which had been stolen from a subcarrier's trailer while it was parked at night.

Guy Abrahams

What is capital gains tax?

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

Capital gains tax (CGT) is a tax on the gain in value made when an individual disposes of a capital asset such as a residential property.

Kamil Zawicki

Erroneous charging inconsistent with tariff conditions justifies administrative fine

Energy & Natural Resources - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

The Supreme Court recently applied Article 56(1)(6) of the Energy Law to clarify when the Polish regulator can impose an administrative fine on an energy company.

Abi Frederick

Working from home FAQs

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

Employers must immediately review their homeworking practices in light of both the new national lockdown and continually changing government advice.

Rodrigo Moraes Costa

BRPTO anticipates Phase II of Patent Prosecution Highway Programme

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

Ordinance 404 recently came into force, establishing Phase II of the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) Programme in Brazil.

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.

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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