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Ali Temuçin Akalın

Attachment of debts arising from letters of guarantee

Banking & Financial Services - Turkey
Selvi & Ertekin

Letters of guarantee are an instrument under which a bank guarantees the payment of a certain amount to a beneficiary on request if an obligation undertaken by the applicant against such beneficiary is unfulfilled.

Christopher Benson

Sky emerges victorious in trademark infringement battle against Skykick

Intellectual Property - United Kingdom
Taylor Wessing

The latest chapter in a long-running saga saw the High Court issue a final judgment in Sky v Skykick following the European Court of Justice's decision in January 2020.

Andreas Wildi

Impact of MDR postponement on Swiss medtech industry

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The European Parliament recently decided to postpone the transition timeline to implement the EU Medical Device Regulation, which was set to expire on 26 May 2020, until 26 May 2021.

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.

Anat Shavit

Intercompany transactions – burden of proving arm's-length pricing

Corporate Tax - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

The Israel Tax Authority (ITA) recently published a tax circular to clarify cases in which a transfer pricing study filed by a taxpayer will be considered to fulfil legal requirements and thus shift the burden of proof in the assessment process framework to an ITA inspector, in contrast to the general rule that the burden of proof rests with the taxpayer..

Carolin Schilling-Schulz

Federal Court of Justice rules on policyholder's insolvency under D&O insurance policy

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The Federal Court of Justice recently examined the consequences of a policyholder's insolvency under a directors' and officers' (D&O) insurance policy.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany, Israel

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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