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Axel Seger

Submission of evidence in court proceedings does not constitute copyright infringement

Litigation - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

Whether the submission of copyright-protected materials as evidence in court proceedings can constitute copyright infringement has been the subject of much discussion in Sweden.

Maya Ito

METI green innovation fund

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

In order to help achieve the goal of carbon neutrality by 2050, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) has decided to develop a green innovation fund of Y2 trillion as part of the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organisation.

Ole Kristian Olsby

New ruling on termination and offer of new employment on new terms

Employment & Immigration - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

The Gulating Court of Appeal recently issued a decision which considered whether an employer had issued an unjustifiable termination and offer of new employment on new terms.

Patrick Rennie

Government launches new National Data Strategy Forum

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Wiggin LLP

A National Data Strategy Forum to help the country seize the opportunities of data has been announced by the government to help the United Kingdom become "the world's number one data destination".

William Leung

Court affirms need for unsatisfied tax claim to use tax gathering defence

Arbitration & ADR - Hong Kong
William KW Leung & Co

It is trite law that the Hong Kong courts will not enforce a foreign arbitral award if it amounts to indirect enforcement of foreign laws.

Michael Snape

Grand Court strikes out creditor's winding-up petition and comments on relationship with arbitration clauses

Insolvency & Restructuring - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The Grand Court recently struck out a winding-up petition presented against Grand State Investments Limited by a shareholder claiming a debt on the ground that the alleged debt was disputed on bona fide and substantial grounds.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

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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