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Practical recommendations of the French Health Authority for the implementation of teleconsultation and tele-expertise activities

Practical recommendations of the French Health Authority for the implementation of teleconsultation and tele-expertise activities

Published: 20 Sep 2019

On June 20, 2019, the Haute Autorité de la Santé (French Health Authority) published a best practice guide for the implementation and exercise of teleconsultation and tele-expertise activities. These recommendations, intended for professionals, are designed to support the operational deployment of telemedicine in France. They concern all acts of teleconsultation and tele-expertise, re...

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Lawyers – what’s the one key skill your clients rate highly?

Lawyers – what’s the one key skill your clients rate highly?

Published: 20 Sep 2019

Kiser* summarised in a comprehensive review of lawyer client studies that clients rate ‘Attentive Listening Skills’ as a top competency. ‘Ongoing Communication’ ranked highly too. Conversely lawyers ranked ‘Legal Expertise’, ‘Honouring Client Confidentiality’ and ‘Punctuality’ the most important. Lawyers don’t rate listening ‘Listening Skills’ were ranked all the way down at 11 by lawyers, with...

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Brexit and the implications for your Intellectual Property Rights

Brexit and the implications for your Intellectual Property Rights

Published: 17 Sep 2019

What will the Brexit mean for your intellectual property (IP) rights? All eyes are on the United Kingdom (UK). Will Britain leave the European Union (EU) without a deal? Will the Prime Minister manage to get the British Parliament to vote in favour of a Plan B? Or, will the EU grant the UK with an extension? The Brexit will have consequences for trademark rights, design rights, copyright and paten...

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Banks and cryptocurrencies: will they be together? Are there crypto banks? How to open a bank account for a crypto project?

Banks and cryptocurrencies: will they be together? Are there crypto banks? How to open a bank account for a crypto project?

Published: 17 Sep 2019

Up to date, cryptocurrencies are very popular and more and more projects decide to conduct an ICO, IEO or STO. Cryptocurrency issuance is literally an opportunity to issue your own money. If we are talking about fiat funds - the state is behind them, but when it comes to cryptocurrencies or tokens, a certain circle of people, a company or an idea stands behind them. And the more popular your proje...

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Investment opportunities in a thriving jurisdiction

Investment opportunities in a thriving jurisdiction

Published: 12 Sep 2019

What are the main questions investors ask when looking into possible investments?What are investors’ main objectives? What do investors examine before proceeding with the investment? What are the best investments in Cyprus? The list of questions is endless and the answers always vary, depending on the uniqueness of each case. Investments, as a concept, refer to any activity that intends to e...

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Specialised banking license in Lithuania - a unique solution for establishing your European bank today

Specialised banking license in Lithuania - a unique solution for establishing your European bank today

Published: 10 Sep 2019

Lithuania and mainly its capital Vilnius became a new flagship of European banking services centers. Favorable regulatory and tax environment, excellent infrastructure, fast Internet, cheap office space and the ability to select high-quality budget personnel make Vilnius attractive for both large international banking institutions and FinTech startups. Moreover, in 2018, the Central Bank of Lith...

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Arbitrators are Individualists

Arbitrators are Individualists

Published: 04 Sep 2019

It’s a long and winding road that leads to the career of an arbitrator. It usually passes down the avenue of barrister, solicitor, judge, scholar, businessman, diplomat, politician or expert. Occasionally, it is little more than a sideline at first. Let us assume you are appointed as an arbitrator for the first time in your life. You have to schedule the hearings in between other business commitme...

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Choosing jurisdiction for registering a payment system

Choosing jurisdiction for registering a payment system

Published: 02 Sep 2019

Today, registration of a payment system is a highly demanded and popular service among leading companies, as it allows you to make payments between organizations and allows the buyer to pay for a service or purchase online without using cash. That is, it is a simple and reliable solution for conducting remote financial transactions. The capabilities of payment systems are being improved daily and ...

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