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Paul Lewis

Judgment handed down in FCA's COVID-19 business interruption insurance test case

Insurance - United Kingdom
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

The High Court has handed down judgment in the COVID-19 business interruption insurance test case of The Financial Conduct Authority v Arch.

Simona Zangrandi

New step-up option on taxpayer assets introduced

Corporate Tax - Italy
Studio Legale e Tributario Biscozzi Nobili Piazza

Decree-Law 104/2020 recently introduced a new opportunity for Italian companies to step up the cost of tangible and intangible assets (real estate and other immovable properties which are built or for resale are excluded) and participation in controlled and associated companies included in financial statements as of 31 December 2019.

Eriko Ogata

Amendments to Child Care and Family Care Leave Act

Employment & Immigration - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

At present, employees can take a half-day to care for a sick or injured child or family member.

Warren Gordon

Terminating agreements under Electronic Communications Code

Real Estate - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

EE Limited v Edelwind Limited is another in the increasing line of cases concerning the operation of the Electronic Communications Code, contained in Schedule 3A to the Communications Act 2003.

Olamide Aleshinloye

Yet another anti-corruption agency?

White Collar Crime - Nigeria
Sofunde Osakwe Ogundipe & Belgore

The federal government recently announced its intention to establish yet another anti-corruption agency.

Sudish Sharma

M&A in 2020: adjusting to COVID-19 shockwaves

Corporate Finance/M&A - International
Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan

The year 2020 has had an adverse effect on economies worldwide.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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