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Jocelyn Yean Tse Lim

COVID-19: government issues SOP for construction sector

Construction - Malaysia
SKRINE

Following the prime minister's announcement on 1 May 2020 regarding the reopening of the economy, the construction industry is permitted to operate with effect from 4 May 2020.

Astrid Caporali

Night work in e-commerce companies in 2020: nothing new under the sun?

Employment & Immigration - Belgium
ALTIUS

With e-commerce growing at an unprecedented rate across the globe, in the past few years the Belgian legislature has taken several measures to make Belgium a more attractive hub for e-commerce activities.

Ajay Bhargava

Supreme Court refuses foreign award enforcement – return of public policy challenge

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The Supreme Court recently refused enforcement of a foreign award on the basis that it was contrary to the fundamental public policy of India.

Kay C Georgi

Commerce Department takes aim at China's military-civil fusion policy

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The Commerce Department recently took significant steps to revise the Export Administration Regulations to address military-civil fusion.

Alexander Vogel

Support for start-ups in Switzerland

Corporate Finance/M&A - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

Following the widespread outbreak of COVID-19 in Switzerland, the Federal Council implemented several emergency measures to mitigate the virus's economic impact.

Marcel Meinhardt

Strengthening of domestic renewable energies and liberalisation of electricity market

Energy & Natural Resources - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

A consultation on the revised Electricity Supply Act has shown that a majority of people support a full market opening, but that more incentives for investment in domestic renewable energies and planning security are desired.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, 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