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Man Mohan Sharma

CCI closes case against Maharashtra electricity distribution company for alleged abuse of dominance

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India has closed the case against Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) for the alleged abuse of its dominant position in the generation and distribution of electricity.

David Whincup

Government's new corporate governance proposals – necessary measure or naked politicking?

Company & Commercial - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

Everyone agrees that 'fat-cat pay' needs reining in, even Theresa May's new-look caring Conservatives.

Bai Gang

Applicant victorious in 12-year battle against bad-faith trademark, but is the fight over?

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Peksung

In a trademark battle involving Swiss fashion company AKRIS Prêt-à-Porter AG, Akris had to change its litigation strategy in the second-instance proceedings by shifting the focus from its prior registration, which had ceased to exist, to the bad faith of the owner of the opposed trademark.

Alan Williams

Shurbanova v Forex Capital Markets Limited: trading places unwound

Litigation - United Kingdom

The High Court recently upheld the contractual right of an online foreign exchange retail trading broker to revoke trades entered into by a customer, on the basis that the customer had breached a contractual duty not to trade abusively.

David Känzig

Upcoming revisions in telecoms sector

IT & Internet - Switzerland
Thouvenin Rechtsanwälte

The telecoms sector is on the move, with numerous revisions being made to upcoming legislation.

Jörgen Larsson

Expanded rights for Swedish trade unions to act against foreign companies

Employment & Benefits - Sweden

The legislature recently amended the law known as 'Lex Laval', according to which the right to conduct collective actions against foreign labour stationed in Sweden has been limited.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey