International Law Office

Latest updates

Edmundo Elías-Fernández

Key changes to Foreign Trade General Rules

International Trade - Mexico
Ramos, Ripoll & Schuster

The Tax Administration Service recently published the Third Resolution of Modifications to the Foreign Trade General Rules 2020.

Bernd Rajal

Network reserve to become part of congestion management system

Energy & Natural Resources - Austria
Schoenherr

With an amendment to the Electricity Industry and Organisation Act passed by Parliament, the network reserve will become part of Austria's congestion management system.

Samuel Yang

Proposal to tighten controls on import and export of commercial cryptography products

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

In August 2020 the State Cryptography Administration released the Regulations for the Administration of Commercial Cryptography (Draft for Comment).

Carolyn Soakell

Counting the cost – Court of Appeal rules that budget considerations can justify indirect discrimination

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

In a recent case, the Court of Appeal revisited the so-called 'costs-plus' rule and considered the extent to which employers can rely on cost and budget considerations when justifying policies that may disadvantage some protected groups.

Markus Laurantzon

Beefing up emission and fuel standards in the Arctic

Shipping & Transport - Norway
Wikborg Rein

The 75th session of the International Maritime Organisation Marine Environment Protection Committee recently approved a ban on the use and carriage of so-called 'heavy fuel oil' in the Arctic.

Ajay Bhargava

Determining arbitrability of disputes is courts' prerogative

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The Delhi High Court recently granted an anti-arbitration injunction in relation to an arbitration invoked in accordance with the terms of a family trust deed, which provided for arbitration to be governed under the aegis of the International Chamber of Commerce, by holding that disputes in relation to trusts are non-arbitrable.

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