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Rainer Herzig

Reimbursement for medicine not listed in Reimbursement Code?

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Austria
Preslmayr Attorneys at Law

Although Austrian social security provides for a legal entitlement to benefits in kind (ie, free administration of medicines listed in the Reimbursement Code, except for a small prescription fee), the Organisation of Austrian Social Security is reluctant to reimburse the cost of medicines not listed in the Reimbursement Code.

Lucy Lewis

COVID-19 Job Support Scheme – FAQs for employers

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The government's new Job Support Scheme (JSS) replaces the furlough scheme and will start on 1 November 2020.

Alexander G Thrasher

Coverage for defective work? Michigan joins majority

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - USA
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Michigan has joined the majority of jurisdictions in holding that a general liability policy may provide coverage for claims for property damage allegedly caused by a subcontractor's defective work.

Sandhya Saravanan

Has Top Gun's Maverick lost his appeal? Pilot training enrolments decline amid COVID-19 pandemic

Aviation - Malaysia
SKRINE

The domino effect of airlines' massive lay-offs of pilots is a decrease in pilot training applications in Malaysia.

Maria Girbau

Vehicle workshop owner convicted for using labels featuring BOSCH trademark on his machines

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

The Castellon Court of Appeal (Section 2) recently confirmed the criminal conviction of a vehicle workshop owner for a crime against industrial property rights consisting of a six-month prison sentence.

Jürg Schneider

Revised Data Protection Act approved

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

Parliament recently approved the final draft of the revised Data Protection Act, which is expected to enter into force in 2022.

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