International Law Office

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Dániel Gera

COVID-19 travel restrictions are back

Employment & Immigration - Hungary
Schoenherr

Pursuant to Government Decree 408/2020 (VIII 30), Hungary closed its borders to non-Hungarian citizens as of 1 September 2020.

Sudish Sharma

M&A in 2020: adjusting to COVID-19 shockwaves

Corporate Finance/M&A - International
Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan

The year 2020 has had an adverse effect on economies worldwide.

Mark Douglas

Flip clause payments to Lehman Brothers noteholders after termination of swap agreement safe harboured in bankruptcy

Insolvency & Restructuring - USA
Jones Day

Safe harbours in the Bankruptcy Code designed to insulate non-debtor parties to financial contracts from the consequences that normally ensue when a counterparty files for bankruptcy have been the focus of a considerable amount of scrutiny as part of evolving developments in the pandemic-driven downturn.

Rachel Welford

Senate bill would require TSA temperature checks at US airports

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

Under a bipartisan bill introduced in the US Senate, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) would be required to conduct temperature checks on all passengers and other individuals seeking entry to an airport's sterile area.

Javier Franco

Oil pollution risk: should Colombia ratify the Supplementary Fund and the Bunkers Convention?

Shipping & Transport - Colombia
Franco & Abogados Asociados

Discussions have recently arisen among academics and professionals as to whether Colombia's pollution protection regime for ships carrying crude oil as cargo or bunkers is satisfactory.

Jennifer L Key

Best description of Order 2222?

Energy & Natural Resources - USA
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

The glowing reviews and legal and trade press headlines would have one believe that distributed energy resource (DER) aggregation under Order 2222 will soon transform the electric industry, as DERs that are too small to participate directly in regional transmission organisation or independent system operator markets will flock to third-party DER aggregators which will sell wholesale services to organised markets.

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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

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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