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Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Federal court dismisses passenger damages claim for rescheduled flights

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

Federal Civil and Commercial Court 2 recently dismissed a damages claim against Aeromexico brought by two passengers for the rescheduling of their flights.

Stella Koukounis

Directors' duties in time of COVID-19

Corporate & Commercial - Cyprus
Solsidus Law

Directors run state hospitals, private clinics, companies and businesses that will be affected by the government's decisions during the COVID-19 pandemic and will be called on to decide the life or death of the businesses that they run.

Rajasingam Gothandapani

Instructions for ship managers and seafarers in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

Shipping & Transport - Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co

In the wake of the World Health Organisation's declaration that COVID-19 is now classified as a pandemic, the Malaysian Marine Department (MMD) has issued instructions to shipowners, shipping agents, masters, seafarers, port operators, recognised organisations and the maritime industry.

Martin André Dittmer

DCCA enforcement: merger control suspended

Competition & Antitrust - Denmark
Gorrissen Federspiel

As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads across Denmark, merger control has come to a temporary standstill and significant parts of the country's public administration have already been shut down for three weeks.

Pieter Lombard

Copyright infringement and reverse engineering of computer programs

Intellectual Property - South Africa
KISCH IP

The Copyright Act defines a 'computer program' as a set of instructions fixed or stored in any manner and which, when used directly in a computer, directs its operation to bring about a result.

Maya Ito

Impact of Civil Code reform on energy and natural resource transactions

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

In 2017 the Civil Code, which was enacted in 1896, was substantially amended for the first time in more than a century.

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Aviation / Bahamas, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom