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Emily Gilmore

COVID-19 Weekly Report (18-24 May 2020)

Real Estate - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

Magdalena Kotyrba

Conducting clinical trials during COVID-19 crisis: FAQs

Healthcare & Life Sciences - European Union
Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

COVID-19 is having a significant impact on clinical trials due to its affects on EU healthcare systems, including limited or no patient contact, restricted access to trial sites and investigational medicinal product shortages.

Jeremiah Ch’ng

COVID-19: legal position of migrant workers in Malaysian construction sector

Employment & Immigration - Malaysia
SKRINE

This article sets out the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the legal position of migrant workers in Malaysia, particularly in the construction sector, including the risk of deportation of undocumented workers and the current local stigma.

Anna Turi

Upcoming amendments to Competition Act

Competition & Antitrust - Hungary
Schoenherr

Parliament recently adopted a new act to ensure that the Competition Act fully complies with EU Directive 2019/1/EU (ECN+ Directive).

Marwa M Hassoun

Team Telecom emerges from shadows and FCC cracks down on Chinese telecoms companies

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

A new executive order has formalised Team Telecom, a previously ad hoc committee which for many years has reviewed applications for Federal Communications Commission (FCC) authorisations involving non-US parties, typically for US-international telecoms service or submarine cable landings.

James Heinicke

Use of digital contracts and electronic signatures

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and with many people now working remotely, companies are increasingly considering the use of digital contracts and electronic signatures.

OnDemand

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, 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