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Mônica Gurvitz

Why are compulsory licences not an effective solution to the COVID-19 pandemic?

Intellectual Property - Brazil
Montaury Pimenta, Machado & Vieira de Mello

Reports which indicate a supposed direct link between compulsory licences and the acceleration of global vaccination have been circulating in the Brazilian media.

Daniel Maine

Individual accountability: expectations of senior management in JFSC-regulated firms

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

Internationally, there has been an increasing focus by regulators on promoting individual accountability within financial services businesses, and it is reasonable to assume that the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) will take a similar approach.

W Todd Miller

Expect more of the same: FTC's novel challenge to Illumina's acquisition of Grail

Competition & Antitrust - USA
Baker & Miller PLLC

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently filed an administrative complaint challenging the acquisition of Grail, an emerging producer of early detection tests for multiple cancer types, by Illumina, a producer of next-generation DNA sequencing platforms which are used by Grail's (and potentially others') tests.

Ronald Beltzer

Expiry of CLAs has drastic consequences for temporary employment industry

Employment & Immigration - Netherlands
Maes Law

On 1 June 2021 the period of general binding declaration of the Netherlands' two temporary employment collective labour agreements (CLAs) ended, leaving the temporary employment sector with no valid CLA.

Neetika Ahuja

MCA21 Version 3.0

Corporate & Commercial - India
Clasis Law

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced in the Union Budget 2021 that the government would soon introduce a newer version of the MCA21 (MCA21 V3) in order to promote its ease of doing business initiative.

Samuel Yang

Comments sought on specifications for personal information de-identification

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

The National Information Security Standardisation Technical Committee recently issued the Information Security Technology – Gradation and Evaluation for the Effect of Personal Information De-identification (Draft for Comment).

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

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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