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Ajit Warrier

Supreme Court rules on consumer rights and arbitration agreements

Litigation - India
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

A division bench of the Supreme Court recently decided to examine the correctness of a judgment by the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC), New Delhi.

Sandra P McGill

GILTI rules particularly onerous for non-C corporation CFC shareholders

Corporate Tax - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

The recently enacted tax reform legislation significantly expanded the application of Subpart F, adding a new inclusion rule for non-routine controlled foreign corporation (CFC) income, termed global intangible low-taxed income (GILTI).

Richard Moore

Employment Appeal Tribunal confirms that employer's attempt to bypass collective bargaining is unlawful

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Employment Appeal Tribunal recently confirmed that offers made directly by an employer to its employees may constitute unlawful attempts to bypass collective bargaining contrary to Section 145B of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act.

Robert Lane

House of Lords European Committee publishes report on energy security post-Brexit

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

The House of Lords European Committee has published its report on energy security in the United Kingdom following its withdrawal from the European Union.

Federico De Noriega

Recent court precedents concerning financial transactions

Banking - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

There were a number of court precedents in 2017 concerning financial transactions.

Anthony Thompson

Online trust registration service updated

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) recently issued an updated set of frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding the new online Trust Registration Service and the information that certain trustees must maintain and report.

OnDemand

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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

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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