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  1. Legal news
    09 April 2020
    COVID-19: Rental Relief in Singapore under the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act of 2020
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/singapore/covid-19-rental-relief-in-singapore-under-the-covid-19-temporary-measures-act-of-2020

    It is expected that many businesses in Singapore will face difficulty paying rent during this period. As such, the government has sought to encourage landlords to be lenient with tenants who are unable to pay rent by ...

  2. Legal news
    12 March 2020
    How Franchisors Should Deal with the Impact of COVID-19
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/how-franchisors-should-deal-with-the-impact-of-covid-19

    The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is fundamentally a human crisis, but its impact upon business in general, and franchising in particular, cannot be ignored. Since 24 February, when for the first time there were more ...

  3. Legal news
    30 March 2020
    COVID-19 & Your Global Supply Chain - A Ten Step Guide
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/covid-19-and-your-global-supply-chain--a-ten-step-guide

    The retail & consumer sector is feeling the impact as COVID-19 begins to cause huge global disruption to supply chains and has forced businesses to close or to move online. Even online operations are being impacted by ...

  4. Legal news
    27 May 2020
    Australian regulator microscope on exploitation
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/australia/australian-regulator-microscope-on-exploitation

    Due to the rapidly changing global landscape following the impacts of COVID-19, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission announced on 27 March 2020 a "re-focus" of its 2020 Compliance and Enforcement ...

  5. Legal news
    29 June 2020
    Australia: Pre-Approval for Australian Advertisements of Therapeutic Goods Abolished
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/australia/preapproval-for-australian-advertisements-of-therapeutic-goods-abolished

    From 1 July 2020, advertisers of medicines will no longer be required to seek pre-approval from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) for advertisements of therapeutic goods in mainstream media (including ...

  6. Legal news
    06 November 2020
    Singapore: Government plans to launch realignment programme for small businesses impacted by COVID-19
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/singapore/singapore-government-plans-to-launch-realignment-programme-for-small-businesses-impacted-by-covid-19

    The Singapore Government is planning to launch a “realignment framework” to enable small and micro enterprises significantly impacted by COVID-19 to disclaim agreements that they have entered into. This framework is ...

  7. Legal news
    28 October 2020
    How can luxury brands respond to the re-prioritisation of values being led by consumers?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/how-can-luxury-brands-respond-to-the-reprioritisation-of-values-being-led-by-consumers

    The luxury fashion sector is synonymous with carefully curated branding and reputation management. McKinsey & Company, together with the Business of Fashion, have recently published a report titled The State of Fashion ...

  8. Legal news
    26 May 2020
    Cross-border: COVID-19 and the Hospitality Sector - The big questions facing UK hoteliers and lessons we can learn from China
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/covid-19-and-the-hospitality-sector-the-big-questions-facing-uk-hoteliers-and-lessons-we-can-learn

    In 1976, China was hit by a devastating earthquake in the north-easterly region of Tangshan and lost its leader of thirty years, Mao Zedong. 1976 was the last time the Chinese economy recorded a contraction and, for the ...

  9. Legal news
    04 August 2020
    Hong Kong: Wrong Place at the Wrong Time – Managing Hong Kong Employee Mobility Issues During COVID-19
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/china/wrong-place-at-the-wrong-time

    The world, many organisations are wondering how to navigate the legal landscape and the practicalities resulting from employees or new hires being stranded in geographical locations outside their normal or anticipated ...

  10. Legal news
    25 March 2020
    COVID-19: International Restructuring & Insolvency update
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/covid-19-international-r-and-i-briefing

    As the Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to spread across the globe, people and businesses are facing unprecedented challenges, both immediate and strategic. Governments in various jurisdictions have ...