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Anthony Partridge

A jurisdiction of choice for Canadian HNWIs

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

Canada is a thriving market for Cayman private wealth services, with the Cayman Islands' full package of wealth structuring and lifestyle factors attracting growing numbers of high-value residents from the north.

David R Hamill

Hot-button trade issues in 2021

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The last four years have been turbulent, to say the least, with more changes to come under the Biden administration.

Anna Turi

Future Hungarian 'superbank' exempted from merger control scrutiny

Competition & Antitrust - Hungary
Schoenherr

The planned merger of three banks into a new Hungarian bank holding (a so-called 'superbank') was announced in Spring 2020.

Stephan Schmalzl

Eye-catching decision on advertising of consumer loans

Banking & Financial Services - Austria
Schima Mayer Starlinger

The Supreme Court recently had to decide whether ads for consumer loans which stated a monthly rate in the main text and a debit interest rate "from...

Kamil Zawicki

Erroneous charging inconsistent with tariff conditions justifies administrative fine

Energy & Natural Resources - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

The Supreme Court recently applied Article 56(1)(6) of the Energy Law to clarify when the Polish regulator can impose an administrative fine on an energy company.

Camila Mendes Vianna

STJ confirms five-year limitation period for collection of demurrage of containers in maritime transport

Shipping & Transport - Brazil
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

In October 2020 the Second Panel of the Superior Court of Justice issued a unanimous decision, on repetitive appeal, establishing that a claim to collect amounts relating to expenses for demurrage previously established in a maritime transport contract (unimodal) is limited to five years by the statute of limitations.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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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