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Leaders in Law – Global Awards 2021

Leaders in Law is delighted to announce that we are taking nominations for our upcoming Leaders in Law – Global Awards 2021. If you would like to be considered / nominate a peer, please fill in the nomination form on Nominate Today – Leaders in Law (leaders-in-law.com)

Nominate Today – Global Awards 2021

Leaders in Law is delighted to announce that we are taking nominations for our upcoming Leaders in Law – Global Awards 2021. If you would like to be considered / nominate a peer, please fill in the nomination form on Nominate Today – Leaders in Law (leaders-in-law.com)

Guidelines & Protocols in Medical Negligence Cases

Adherence to current clinical guidelines of commonly accepted practice is generally a complete defence to a claim in medical negligence. Guidelines are established by national organisations such as the National Institutes for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) in the UK, special interest groups such as in gastroenterology or general surgery and may be produced as […]

Cyprus: Government Assistance During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The global pandemic of COVID-19 has left no country unaffected, with a second wave currently sweeping through Europe. Since its arrival on the island in March 2020, the Cypriot government closely monitored the situation and acted swiftly. Early lockdown measures and widespread testing were effective in flattening out the initial infection curve, providing valuable reaction […]

UAE Announces Foreign Ownership Law Reforms

From 1 December 2020, the UAE government will allow 100% foreign national ownership of businesses. The presidential decree amends Law No. 2 of 2015 on companies and their shareholding. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the amendments on 23 November 2020, […]

Update of the Romanian Trademark Law

With a delay that nearly triggered sanctions from the European Court of Justice at the request of the European Commission, Romanian legislative body fulfilled its obligation to implement the EU Directive for approximation of the trademark laws in the Member States; the law came into effect in July. The new law includes important changes based […]

Poland – New Public Procurement Law

On 11 September 2019 the Polish legislature introduced a new bill to the Public Procurement law which shall take effect as of 1 January 2021 and will replace the current Public Procurement Act from 29 January 2004, which has been in force in Poland for over 15 years. Many discussions were carried out in public […]

UAE approves normalization agreement with Israel

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) approved a diplomatic agreement with Israel that was signed in Washington last month, just ahead of the UAE government’s official visit to Israel on Tuesday. The UAE and Bahrain are the first Persian Gulf States to formalize ties with Israel over Iran fears concerning the regime and extremist groups in the country. “Together the […]

Hogan Lovells listed in The Times Best Law Firms 2021

The Times has listed Hogan Lovells among England and Wales’ top law firms in its Best Law Firms guide, for the third consecutive year. The report, published in conjunction with international market research firm Statista, is based on a survey of legal professionals and their views of competitors, across a range of 26 categories. In […]

LabLaw and Deloitte Legal announce a Strategic Alliance

LabLaw and Deloitte Legal announce a strategic alliance aimed at promoting the union between excellence in labour law and multidisciplinarity and innovation in the legal advisory services market. LabLaw Studio Legale Rotondi & Partners and Deloitte Legal have announced a strategic alliance aimed at bringing together LabLaw’s excellence in labor law and the multidisciplinarity and […]