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Michael Lips

E-governance for building permits

Real Estate - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

In response to growing market needs, several cantons have introduced an electronic procedure for building permit requests.

Antony Sassi

In with the old and the new technology

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The High Court recently decided that it can, as part of its case management powers and of its own volition, order that a directions hearing take place by means of a telephone conference without the physical presence in court of the parties or their legal representatives.

César Navarro

Extraordinary employment-related measures introduced in fight against COVID-19

Employment & Benefits - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

The government recently published a royal decree-law on urgent and extraordinary measures to address the economic and social impact of COVID-19.

Ivana Manovelo

Banking regulation in Croatia – an overview

Banking - Croatia
Macesic & Partners

This article provides an overview of banking regulation in Croatia, including which authorities govern banking regulation and what the central bank's role is therein, the type of licence required to conduct banking services and what the application process is like, the forms of bank which can operate in Croatia and how are they regulated and how the Croatian regulatory regime distinguishes between different forms of bank..

Juliet Stradling

Winds of change: onshore, floating and other low-carbon technologies CfDs

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

A recent government consultation proposes a pivot towards support being made available to a wider set of renewable energy technologies – including established technologies such as onshore wind and solar photovoltaics and less established technologies such as floating offshore wind – together with an ongoing commitment to support conventional 'fixed-bottom' offshore wind.

Arthur Shay

5G spectrum auction ends and real competition begins

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

Taiwan's 5G spectrum auction came to an end on 21 February 2020.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / 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