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César Navarro

Extraordinary employment-related measures introduced in fight against COVID-19

Employment & Immigration - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

The government recently published a royal decree-law on urgent and extraordinary measures to address the economic and social impact of COVID-19.

Adrian Attard

Effect of COVID-19 on Maltese shipping industry

Shipping & Transport - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

Faced with the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic, many EU states are increasingly adopting stringent measures to ensure that the spread of COVID-19 is, to the extent possible, contained.

Sara Andersson

Supreme Court clarifies that relevant contractual provisions can supersede Environmental Code

Environment & Climate Change - Sweden
Advokatfirman Lindahl

The Supreme Court recently clarified that Chapter 32 of the Environmental Code can be applied between contracting parties and that it is possible to derogate from those provisions and even exclude their application through contractual provisions.

Dominique Müller

Liking or sharing defamatory Facebook posts can be unlawful

Litigation - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Supreme Court recently issued a judgment concerning 'likes' and 'shares' of defamatory posts on Facebook.

Shaun Maloney

Appraising Section 238 fair value proceedings: an overview

Corporate & Commercial - Cayman Islands
Ogier

Section 238 of the Companies Law (2020 Revision) provides an avenue through which shareholders of a merged or consolidated Cayman Islands company can apply to have the fair value of their shares determined by the Grand Court.

Neslihan Tuna Saracgil

Communique on banking fees and commissions published

Banking - Turkey
Selvi & Ertekin

The Communique on Procedures and Principles Regarding Fees to be Collected from Commercial Customers by Banks was published on 10 February 2020.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, 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