International Law Office

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Marcella Ballard

Shop Safe Act 2020: new tool for brand owners in fight against online counterfeits?

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

A bipartisan group of representatives in the US House of Representatives recently introduced the Stopping Harmful Offers on Platforms by Screening Against Fakes in E-Commerce Act to help stem the growing concern over counterfeit products being offered for sale on online third-party marketplace e-commerce platforms.

Lucy Lewis

How to flexi-furlough – government reveals more details

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The government has published updated guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, setting out the pathway to its phasing out.

Manavendra Mishra

Foreign arbitral award allows exit based on put option? "No worries" says Bombay High Court

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The Bombay High Court recently passed an order in favour of the enforcement of a foreign arbitral award which had been rendered by an arbitral tribunal constituted under the Singapore International Arbitration Centre Arbitration Rules.

Carole Cook

HMRC nudge letters

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The implementation of the Common Reporting Standard and other data exchange regimes means that Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is receiving substantial information about the global tax affairs of persons with connections to the United Kingdom, which will enable it to target those who may have failed to declare all of their tax liabilities accurately.

Michelle A Kisloff

Cyber investigations and privilege: court finds that forensic report is not covered by work product doctrine

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

The US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia recently ordered Capital One to produce a forensic investigation report in multi-district litigation arising out of a cyber incident that Capital One had announced in July 2019.

Janine Häsler

No review by Swiss courts of government's approach to climate change

Litigation - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Supreme Court has held that an association of elderly women lacks standing to request the Swiss courts to review Switzerland's approach to meeting the Paris Agreement targets to mitigate the effects of climate change.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany, Israel

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan