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Oscar Mago

Cancellation of trademark registrations

Intellectual Property - Peru
OMC Abogados & Consultores

It is possible to cancel the registration of a trademark where it can be proved that the owner, licensee or other authorised party has not used the trademark in Peru for three consecutive years.

Takayuki Matsunaga

Extension of wage claim limitation period under Labour Standards Act

Employment & Immigration - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

In April 2020 the Act on Partial Amendment of the Labour Standards Act entered into force, extending the wage claim limitation period.

Nayla Comair Obeid

Conventional wisdom and innovation in arbitral proceedings

Arbitration & ADR - International
Obeid Law Firm

Innovative tools and platforms represent a way to improve the international arbitral process and ensure respect for conventional wisdom.

Alicia Herrador Muñoz

Composition of active mass under TRLC – case law

Insolvency & Restructuring - Spain
Augusta Abogados

Article 192 of the Consolidated Text of the Bankruptcy Law (TRLC) introduces the concept of the 'active mass' of a bankruptcy, which constitutes all of the assets and rights integrated into the bankrupt's assets on the date of the declaration of bankruptcy, as well as those that are reintegrated to the bankrupt or acquired before the conclusion of the bankruptcy proceedings.

Daniel Maine

Trust company's £550,000 fine demonstrates importance of effective and consistent AML procedures

Litigation - Jersey
Ogier

The Royal Court recently imposed a hefty £550,000 fine on a firm for failing to ensure that, in practice, its anti-money laundering (AML) policies and procedures were being applied effectively and consistently.

Pedro Cortés

Provision and distribution of financial products to professional investors

Private Client & Offshore Services - Macau
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados

The Monetary Authority of Macao has been aligning its activity with the development of the financial markets and products in the Macau Special Administrative Region (MSAR) and recently issued a circular regarding the provision and distribution of financial products to professional investors.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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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