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Patricia Yeung

Personal data and privacy guidelines for employers and employees

Employment & Immigration - Hong Kong
Howse Williams 何韋律師行

As part of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, employers have had to collect and disseminate information about their employees.

Sandhya Saravanan

Has Top Gun's Maverick lost his appeal? Pilot training enrolments decline amid COVID-19 pandemic

Aviation - Malaysia
SKRINE

The domino effect of airlines' massive lay-offs of pilots is a decrease in pilot training applications in Malaysia.

Costas Stamatiou

Entry into force of amendments to Code of the Maritime Labour Convention

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Shipping Deputy Ministry recently issued Circular 20/2020, notifying interested parties of the entry into force of the 2018 amendments to the Code of the Maritime Labour Convention 2006.

Simona Zangrandi

New step-up option on taxpayer assets introduced

Corporate Tax - Italy
Studio Legale e Tributario Biscozzi Nobili Piazza

Decree-Law 104/2020 recently introduced a new opportunity for Italian companies to step up the cost of tangible and intangible assets (real estate and other immovable properties which are built or for resale are excluded) and participation in controlled and associated companies included in financial statements as of 31 December 2019.

Tim Clipstone

Guernsey works for hedge funds

Banking & Financial Services - Guernsey
Ogier

This article answers FAQs relating to Guernsey hedge funds.

Victoria Rea

Cryptocurrencies as property

Litigation - New Zealand
Wilson Harle

The NZ High Court recently held that cryptocurrency constitutes property at common law and is therefore capable of being held on trust.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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