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David T McDonald

British Columbia Labour Relations Board rules on secondary picketing at non-striking facility

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

In British Columbia secondary picketing is unlawful unless the striking union can obtain a declaration that the secondary business or location has allied itself with the struck employer.

Rajat Jariwal

Challenging appointment of an arbitrator: legal position

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The Supreme Court recently set out the legal position regarding challenges to a person's possible appointment as an arbitrator.

Pedro Cortés

Macau Sino-Portuguese offshore activities

Private Client & Offshore Services - Macau
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados

Macau was previously bestowed with an offshore regime boasting a comprehensive list of 20 offshore activities.

Masaki Konishi

Fair disclosure rule under securities law

Capital Markets - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

In June 2017 the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act was amended to introduce the so-called 'fair disclosure' rule in Japan.

Gönenç Gürkaynak

Competition Board grants exemption to Tyre Industrialist Association's waste management plan

Competition & Antitrust - Turkey
ELIG, Attorneys-at-Law

The Competition Board recently published its reasoned decision on the Tyre Industrialist Association's application for an exemption for its Waste Management Strategies and Implementation Plan for Worn-out Tyres 2016 to 2020.

Stefanie Roose

Logistics service providers must be clear on general terms and conditions

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD NV

Many logistics service providers – such as terminals, warehouse keepers, freight forwarders and shipyards – use general terms and conditions in order to limit their risks.

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA

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Competition and antitrust in the digital age

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