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Oliver Payne

Standard directions in Section 238 appraisal proceedings confirmed

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

In a decision that provides additional certainty to dissenting shareholders, the Grand Court has rejected a company's efforts to recast the procedural framework for appraisal proceedings brought under Section 238 of the Companies Law (as revised).

Karen Baxter

Race discrimination complaints in the workplace and how to address them

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

With Black Lives Matter (BLM) protests taking place across the United Kingdom and worldwide, many businesses have publicly stated their commitment to equality and the BLM movement.

Frank Spoorenberg

First annulment of investment arbitration award by Supreme Court

Arbitration & ADR - Switzerland
Tavernier Tschanz

In a recently published decision, the Supreme Court – for the first time – partially annulled an arbitral award issued in an investment arbitration.

Carsten Vyvers

A city is a city but not a concrete legal venue

Shipping & Transport - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

Two freight forwarding companies were in dispute over the payment of freight forwarding charges in connection with a transport from Germany to the United Kingdom.

Matthew Tuchband

OFAC issues FAQs on latest Iran sector-based sanctions

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

In four new FAQs, the Office of Foreign Assets Control has provided a few surprises in its clarifications of the sector-based sanctions contained in Iran-Related Executive Order (EO) 13902.

Veleka Peeples-Dyer

Compliance with medical product shortage reporting requirements during COVID-19 pandemic

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Baker McKenzie

The consequences of supply chain interruptions from a compliance perspective vary slightly, depending on the type of product and its indication.

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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