The introduction of the Cremation Law in Cyprus is an important and long-awaited legal development. Despite the fact that the Law came into force in 2019, the process of cremation in Cyprus...
An amendment to the Significant Market Power Act (the "Amendment") has been passed by the Czech parliament. The Amendment, which transposes EU Directive No. 2019/633...
The 1 January 2023 deadline for the introduction of the PRIIPs Key Information Document is looming, and it is anticipated that most UCITS will move to preparing the PRIIPs KID.
Envoy Global, Inc.
The government of Ireland has confirmed that due to a backlog in processing immigration renewals of all Irish Residence Permits (IRP), cards renewed online can be relied upon...
On 23 November 2022, EFRAG delivered, as technical advice, the first set of draft European Sustainability Reporting Standards ("ESRS") to the European Commission. Once adopted by the Commission...
The Council of the EU has approved the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive ("CSRD"). The CSRD was approved by the European Parliament on 10 November 2022.
In the recent decision of the Royal Court in The representation of the Viscount in the matter of SPARC Group Limited  JRC 194, the Court confirmed that the factors considered in the...
In 2018, EU institutions adopted Directive no. 2018/1311 , aiming to improve the working conditions, health and safety and social protection of workers in the cross-border maritime transport sector...
There is no specific legislation governing workplace investigations in Turkish law. However, there are general principles stemming from Labour Law No. 4857 as well as good practice principles.
If an airline passenger slips, trips and falls during the course of a flight, or during embarkation or disembarkation, but there is no identifiable external cause of the fall...
The Government recently unveiled plans to rollout self-driving vehicles on UK roads by 2025, with £100 million funding to support investment and research.
For those new to the arena of the Coroner's Courts, the procedure and law can seem a world away from civil litigation.
Goodwin Procter LLP
The advance of the regulation of crypto-assets and
crypto-related service providers has been piecemeal in the U.K.
Herbert Smith Freehills
This annual conference, held on 22 November, was chaired by partner and global head of our insurance disputes practice, Paul Lewis, and explored some key legal and compliance risks...
McDermott Will & Emery
The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit concluded that Section 1051(e) of the Lanham Act permits a plaintiff in a district court case to serve a complaint against a foreign defendant via the Director of the US Patent & Trademark Office.
Baker & McKenzie
The UK Chancellor, Jeremy Hunt, delivered the Autumn Statement 2022 on Thursday, 17 November.
McDermott Will & Emery
Addressing claim construction issues in inter partes review proceedings before the Patent Trial & Appeal Board, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed an obviousness finding as to some claims.
Buying and owning art can be one of life's greatest joys. But while the drive to own art is often fuelled by an emotional connection with a piece or the prospect of holding a lucrative...
Jack Harding examines another decision by the Court of Justice of the European Union expanding the reach of the Montreal Convention, hot on the heels of his previous briefing on the meaning of ‘accident' within the meaning of the Convention.
In 2002, the United States Congress passed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, or SOX.