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Time to go home: BP v Surrey County Council and RP

This case is of importance not only because it was likely to arise in other cases in the UK context of the coronavirus, but because Article 15 considerations arise in cases of grave importance, such as national security cases.

Cyprus: Predictability of criminal liability in relation to restrictions of movements due to Covid-9

The prohibition of unnecessary movements was implemented from the 24th of March, in accordance with the provisions of the Regulatory Administrative Act 117/2020. Subsequently, with the coming into force of the Regulatory Administrative Act 152/2020, from 13 April until 4 May, at 5:59 a.m., citizens without permission to commute due to work were only permitted one movement by exception, after following the SMS process, or the handwritten completion of Form B for persons above 65 years of age.

Digital media and the right to be forgotten

The “right to be forgotten”, which has become a trending right in the internet and digital media where even legal distribution and accure content of the information about individuals constitutes a violation of human rights, is of great importance especially for the dignity of these individuals, for independent development of their personalities and full authority over his/her personal data.

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Litigation report: the Lawyer Market Research findings

FTSE and the firms The most prolific litigants in the FTSE 100 and the firms they choose to act for them What type of litigation are FTSE 100 companies bringing to UK courts? Which are the winning law firms by instructions and why? Alongside exclusive data from The Lawyer Market Intelligence tool, this report gathers […]

HFW expands Middle East presence to Saudi, Lebanon and Kuwait

Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) has announced that it has forged three new associations to expand its Middle Eastern presence to Saudi Arabia, Lebanon and Kuwait. The firm has linked up with legacy Squire Sanders & Dempsey’s Saudi associate, Al-Enezee, to establish a presence in Riyadh. In Beirut, HFW will ally with El-Khoury & Partners. The […]

Conyers advises Creative China Holdings on IPO

Conyers Dill & Pearman acted as Cayman Islands advisers to Creative China Holdings on its initial public offering and listing on the Growth Enterprise Market of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Creative China is a fast growing television and online broadcasting program content producer and event organiser in the PRC. Major events organised by Creative […]

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