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Jeffrey Kleywegt

Application of principle of effectiveness could lead to exclusion of national limitation rules

Litigation - Netherlands
AKD

The Amsterdam Court of Appeal recently rendered a landmark judgment that the claims brought by claim vehicle CDC against Kemira Chemicals Oy were not time barred.

Maya Ito

Cabinet approves Renewable Energy Act amendment bill

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

Cabinet recently approved the Proposal to Amend the Electricity Business Act for the Purposes of Establishing a Resilient and Sustainable Electricity System.

Michael Hanson

Employment law guide: responding to COVID-19

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

The coronavirus (COVID-19) was recently declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organisation.

Rebecca Liebowitz

Updated trademark rules: electronic filing, applicant email and specimens

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has enacted a series of rule changes that will have a significant impact on trademark filers.

Shane D Todd

Pandemic planning for employers: responding to coronavirus

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

Employers must be prepared to deal with workplace issues arising from Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) as global health officials almost uniformly agree that the disease will continue to spread.

Barbara Wilbrink

Burden of proof remains with shipowner in proving terminal operator liability

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD

The loading and unloading of cargo from ships is a key element in the transport chain.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / 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