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Patricia Yeung

Protection under Employees' Compensation Ordinance for employees who contract COVID-19

Employment & Immigration - Hong Kong
Howse Williams 何韋律師行

Under the Employees' Compensation Ordinance (ECO), employers are generally liable to pay compensation to employees who sustain an injury or die as a result of an accident arising out of and in the course of their employment, or suffer from an occupational disease specified in the Second Schedule of the ECO.

Brenda A Rogel Salgado

New Mexican Official Standards for ozone and particles in air

Environment & Climate Change - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The Ministry of Health recently published two projects on the National Regulatory Improvement Commission's online system for consultation.

Marco Torsello

Premium interest rate payable to creditors which file claims before Italian courts

Litigation - Italy
ARBLIT Radicati di Brozolo Sabatini Benedettelli Torsello

Creditors taking legal action before the Italian courts to secure payment against their debtors have long regarded this as a nightmare option due to the length and complexity of Italian civil proceedings.

Sascha Dethof

Resale price maintenance? Not every discussion on reseller's pricing is illegal

Competition & Antitrust - Germany
Fieldfisher (Germany) LLP

In Germany, any form of pressure not to reduce prices below a certain level (including the granting of advantages) is prohibited.

Elena Ramacciotti

Patent implications of COVID-19 crisis: current solutions according to Italian law

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Italy
Trevisan & Cuonzo

The current health emergency has highlighted the need to reconcile the urgency in offering a response to the spread of COVID-19 with the need to continue ensuring the effectiveness of patent protection.

Jesper Windahl

Claim for unlawful arrest could not be heard before court at creditor's domicile

Shipping & Transport - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

The Danish Maritime and Commercial Court recently rejected a jurisdictional claim in a dispute between a Danish shipowner and a Spanish shipyard.

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