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Beril Yayla Sapan

Are mutual termination agreements covered by the COVID-19-related termination prohibition?

Employment & Immigration - Turkey
Gün + Partners

Government bodies have introduced progressive measures and restrictions to minimise the COVID-19 pandemic's negative impact on employment and sustain employment relationships.

Feng Zheng

Legislative overview 2020: patent law, trade secrets and judicial interpretations

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

During a volatile 2020, China's legislature completed the overhaul of an amendment to patent and copyright law and promulgated varied judicial interpretations and policy documents projected to bring substantial changes to the nation's IP landscape from 2021.

Samuel Yang

Draft Guidelines on the Construction of a Data Security Standards System in the Telecoms and Internet Industries

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

In 2020 the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology issued the Guidelines on the Construction of a Data Security Standards System in the Telecoms and Internet Industries for public comment.

Rebecca Wong

Phase 3 of court guidance for remote hearings for civil business

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

A third guidance note on the use of remote hearings for civil proceedings took effect on 2 January 2021.

Maciej Durbas

Lack of funds does not enable parties to escape arbitration

Arbitration & ADR - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

Arbitration does not provide for legal aid or an exemption from paying costs.

Wendawn Miller-Frazer

CESRA: economic substance reporting deadline extension

Private Client & Offshore Services - 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.

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