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Constantin Herfurth

Cybersecurity in healthcare sector – Q&A on data breaches in relation to medical devices

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - European Union
Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

The use of connected medical devices has changed the way in which the healthcare sector works.

Peggy Sharon

Foreign insurers' right of subrogation – time for revision?

Insurance - Israel
Levitan, Sharon & Co

In November 2017 the Supreme Court approved a district court's decision that a foreign insurer which is not licensed under the Supervision Law is not entitled to file a subrogation claim in Israel.

Elena Christodoulou

Cyprus and Switzerland agree updated double tax treaty

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

Cyprus recently agreed an updated double tax treaty (DTT) with Switzerland.

Chiagozie Hilary-Nwokonko

Local Content Development and Enforcement Bill 2020 undergoes second reading

Energy & Natural Resources - Nigeria
Streamsowers & Köhn

The Local Content Development and Enforcement Bill 2020 recently passed its second reading in the House of Representatives and was subsequently referred to the Committee on Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring for further consideration.

Christopher Jones

Secured lending in Guernsey

Corporate Finance/M&A - Guernsey
Ogier

Guernsey entities continue to be popular in asset-holding structures and, accordingly, lenders are regularly asked to put in place financing arrangements involving Guernsey entities.

Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Courts revoke Immigration Authority fines imposed on airlines

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

In 2019 a number of airlines challenged fines issued by the Immigration Authority (DNM) – in particular, fines relating to an entrance tax imposed on US, Canadian and Australian citizens.

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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, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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