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Gordon Moir

Significant change in communications security obligations for network and service providers

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

Following the introduction of the Telecoms (Security) Bill, details of key secondary legislation have been released – namely, the draft Electronic Communications (Security Measures) Regulations 2021.

Mônica Gurvitz

Why are compulsory licences not an effective solution to the COVID-19 pandemic?

Intellectual Property - Brazil
Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello

Reports which indicate a supposed direct link between compulsory licences and the acceleration of global vaccination have been circulating in the Brazilian media.

Brian Dardani

Quiet enjoyment letters in lease financing transactions

Shipping & Transport - Italy
Dardani Studio Legale

In the context of lease financing transactions, it is not uncommon for the financier (registered owner) to refinance part of the transaction by recourse to third-party lenders, concluding a loan agreement which is typically secured by a mortgage over the vessel.

Maria Ioannou

Additional public consultation on process of changing electricity supplier

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

The Regulatory Authority for Energy recently announced an additional public consultation on the process of changing electricity supplier.

David Wardell

Ins and outs of handling material non-public information

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Baker McKenzie

The US Securities and Exchange Commission continues to focus on healthcare and life sciences companies when it comes to disclosure and reporting requirements.

Sophie Reguengo

Snapshot: Jersey private funds in demand for private equity and venture capital

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

Statistics released by the Jersey Financial Services Commission, as at 31 December 2020, support the trend seen over the past year – that of the continued popularity of the Jersey private fund product alongside the growth of the private equity and venture capital asset classes.

OnDemand

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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