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Samuel Yang

New campaign to stop apps from unlawfully collecting and processing personal data

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

The Cyberspace Administration of China, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the Ministry of Public Security and the State Administration for Market Regulation recently announced that they had launched a campaign to stop apps from unlawfully collecting and processing personal data.

Yiota Georgiou

Amendment of Judicial Practice Code

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Judicial Practice Code was recently amended to provide that no judge, whether sitting alone or as a member of a panel of judges of an adjudicating court, can hear a case in which a party is represented by a lawyer who is a family member of the judge or works in the same firm or office as a family member of the judge.

Rainer Herzig

Social security system to undergo restructure – but will it achieve cost savings?

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Austria
Preslmayr Attorneys at Law

The Austrian social security system has been characterised by regional and occupational fragmentation and the domination of employee representatives.

Shubhangi Pathak

Aadhaar Bill: impact on insurance sector

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill 2018 was recently passed in the Lok Sabha.

Lucy Lewis

Redundancy protection for pregnancy and maternity to be extended?

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The government recently published a consultation paper extending protection from redundancy for pregnant women, women who have returned to work after maternity leave and new parents.

Godofredo Mendes Vianna

Brazil takes first steps to comply with IMO's 2020 sulphur emissions cap

Shipping & Transport - Brazil
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

In 2016 the International Maritime Organisation approved a reduction of the maximum amount of sulphur that can be contained in ships' fuel oil by January 2020.

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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