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Maurus Winzap

Abolition of issuance stamp duty to further boost Swiss economy

Corporate Tax - Switzerland
Walder Wyss Ltd

In Switzerland, 1% issuance stamp duty is levied on capital contributions from shareholders to Swiss companies.

Jesse W Markham

Restructured California Attorney General's Office: will healthcare antitrust enforcement change?

Competition & Antitrust - USA
Baker & Miller PLLC

Prior to stepping down as California's attorney general to assume his new role as secretary of health and human services, Xavier Becerra consolidated all aspects of healthcare enforcement under a new Healthcare Rights and Access Section.

Al-Leecia Delancy

Public Procurement Act 2021: obtaining government contracts

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The government has been criticised both locally and internationally in relation to the transparency and procedure surrounding the procurement of government contracts.

Susanne Brütsch

Complying with professional conduct rules for lawyers – a balancing act

Litigation - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Swiss Bar Association (SAV) Code of Professional Conduct contains provisions on how lawyers should interact with clients, the courts and professional colleagues.

Petter Larsson

Recent wave of decisions clarifies position on concept of bad faith

Intellectual Property - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

Following the European Court of Justice's (ECJ's) pioneering decision in Lindt & Sprüngli, the concept of bad faith as a ground for revocation of trademarks is nothing new from an EU perspective.

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.

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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