Dialing In: Adapting to Virtual Shareholder Meetings
August 19, 2021
In addition to technical issues and platform glitches, shareholders have expressed challenges during virtual-only meetings in the shift to a virtual world.
Ground-breaking arbitration rules for digital disputes released
August 09, 2021
The Digital Dispute Resolution Rules (the Rules) is a revolutionary set of arbitration rules designed to provide a framework to govern disputes relating to disruptive novel technologies.
Proposed Canadian law to regulate social media companies and streaming giants
August 05, 2021
The Bill proposes to subject social media platforms and streaming services to requirements similar to those imposed on traditional television and radio broadcasting companies in Canada.
Triple Point Technology Inc v PTT Public Company Ltd
August 02, 2021
Triple Point Technology Inc v PTT Public Company Ltd will provide welcome clarity in relation to the drafting and interpretation of liquidated damages clauses in construction, commercial and technology contracts.
The changing global framework for trade
July 29, 2021
In this briefing we consider the impact of the changing global framework for trade on global supply chains.
The Payment and Electronic Money Institution Insolvency Regulations 2021
July 26, 2021
This blog post examines the Payment and Electronic Money Institution Insolvency Regulations 2021 which provide for a new special administration regime for payment and electronic money institutions.
German payment services in transition
July 08, 2021
The payment services landscape is currently overshadowed by the scandal around Wirecard. Unfortunately, this is distracting the focus from technological innovation and the increasing digitisation of daily life.
Climate change and sustainability disputes: Technology & Innovation perspectives
July 05, 2021
The solutions to climate change and sustainability related issues offered by the Technology and Innovation sector.
Inside Turkey: SPACs
June 25, 2021
After a long period of many US SPACs merging with US targets, we are now seeing US SPACs, as well as European SPACs, in pursuit of non-US targets with significant interest in the emerging markets. In this interview, Ayşe Yüksel Mahfoud discovers what advantages a SPAC transaction may offer to Turkish companies.
Electronic signature law
June 07, 2021
Affixing a signature can be done electronically; however, global businesses need to be aware of international legal variations on managing this process.