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Carlos P Martins

Government restricts travel to Canada by foreign nationals

Aviation - Canada
Bersenas Jacobsen Chouest Thomson Blackburn LLP

The minister of transport recently issued an interim order regarding the denial of boarding to foreign nationals on international flights to Canada and a health check that air operators flying to Canada must conduct prior to boarding.

Beril Yayla Sapan

No separate claim for interest needed when increasing value of claim in dispute

Litigation - Turkey
Gün + Partners

In a May 2019 decision, the Supreme Court General Assembly on the Unification of Judgments concluded that the plaintiff in a partial monetary action need not reiterate its claim for interest when increasing the value of the claim if it claimed interest for its principal receivables in the plaint petition and the claim of interest will automatically apply for the amount which is increased later on..

Sophie Warburton

Observations about linked property transactions under Stamp Duty Law

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

In late 2018 the Stamp Duty Law (Revised) was amended in order to eliminate the growing practice of reducing stamp duty due to the government by means of linked property transactions (LPTs).

Ryoji Moroi

Solar FIT decommissioning fee

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

Since April 2018, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) has required business operators involved in solar power generation to set aside a certain amount of funds in preparation for the decommissioning of solar power plants.

Catherine Drew

COVID-19 crisis: clinical trials and cross-border collaboration

Healthcare & Life Sciences - United Kingdom
Pinsent Masons

The current circumstances are unsettling for many reasons, not least because there is still no approved vaccination or treatment for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Marilena Nikolaraki

Pirated goods – risks for everyone involved

Intellectual Property - Greece
A & K Metaxopoulos & Partners Law Firm

Trading in pirated and counterfeit goods is widespread in many countries, including Greece.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / 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