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Zeina Obeid

COVID-19: impact on contractual obligations

Corporate & Commercial - Lebanon
Obeid Law Firm

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of using force majeure to repudiate the performance of burdensome contractual obligations that were undertaken before the pandemic.

César Navarro

Extraordinary employment-related measures in fight against COVID-19: regulatory update

Employment & Immigration - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

The government has adopted several extraordinary employment-related measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Zhigang Zhu

SPC releases draft documents on enforcement of IP judgments

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

In response to the Sino-American trade agreement signed in January 2020, the Supreme People's Court (SPC) recently issued a notice soliciting public opinions on two documents concerning the enforcement of IP judgments.

Samuel Yang

Special governance of illegal collection of personal information by COVID-19-prevention and control apps

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Tianjin Cyberspace Administration recently issued a circular which requires the operators of apps (including mini-programs and website tools) for the prevention and control of COVID-19 to fulfil personal information obligations in accordance with the law,provide relevant information on personal information protection online and carry out security-based self-assessments and rectification processes, where required..

Radhika Gaggar

Wills in the time of COVID-19: challenges and solutions

Private Client & Offshore Services - India
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to increased interest in succession planning, including through wills.

Rachel Welford

DOT issues new guidance regarding airlines' obligation to provide passenger refunds

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

Passengers who no longer wish to travel due to COVID-19 concerns or who have had their flights cancelled are demanding refunds from airlines.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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