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Annamaria Pedroni

COVID-19: workplace health and safety

Employment & Immigration - Italy
Stanchi Studio Legale

As Italy is dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, the national institutions responsible for occupational safety (mainly the National Institute for Insurance against Accidents at Work and the Labour Inspectorate) have issued rules concerning health and safety in the workplace.

Richard Schmidt

Common law on horizon? New law reforming litigation enters into force

Litigation - Hungary
SMARTLEGAL Schmidt & Partners

While COVID-19 has been dominating the headlines, a new act, which entered into force on 1 April 2020 and fundamentally reforms the role of judge-made law in Hungary, has received less attention.

Ella Boardman

COVID-19 Weekly Report (18-24 May 2020)

Corporate & Commercial - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

David Schwartz

COVID-19: CIPO deadlines extended until 1 June 2020

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

In view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) has further extended patent, trademark and industrial design deadlines fixed under the relevant legislation.

Ramonne Gardiner

What impact could COVID-19 have on leases?

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The government recently announced an ambitious rental assistance programme to assist tenants who have been economically affected by COVID-19 and are unable to satisfy their contractual obligation to pay rent.

Marcel Meinhardt

Strengthening of domestic renewable energies and liberalisation of electricity market

Energy & Natural Resources - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

A consultation on the revised Electricity Supply Act has shown that a majority of people support a full market opening, but that more incentives for investment in domestic renewable energies and planning security are desired.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, 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