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Ibifuro Sekibo

BASAs reviewed in civil aviation context

Aviation - Nigeria
George Etomi & Partners

Over the years, questions have arisen as to the effectiveness and profitability of Nigeria's bilateral air service agreements (BASAs) for the country's economy.

Carlos Ramos Miranda

Insurance regulator provides 2017 required minimum paid-in capital for insurers and bonding companies

Insurance - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The National Insurance and Bonds Commission recently amended the Sole Provisions on Insurance and Bonds to provide the value of the investment unit that insurers and bonding companies must consider when calculating their required minimum paid-in capital.

Daphne Lainson

Bill C-30 ushers in changes to Canadian pharma patent regulations

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Senate recently passed Bill C-30 without amendment.

David Zafra Carollo

Rental agreement termination for landlord's own use – new case law

Real Estate - Germany
Noerr LLP

A landlord can terminate a rental agreement for residential premises if he or she has a justified interest in ending the lease.

Jesper Windahl

Question of jurisdiction for claim against carrier under Brussels I Regulation

Shipping & Transport - Denmark
Windahl Sandroos & Co

In a recent Maritime and Commercial Court case, the cargo insurer of a Danish seller claimed that the court had jurisdiction to hear the proceedings that it had brought against a Dutch terminal and a Danish carrier following a lost food consignment pursuant to Article 8(1) of the Brussels I Regulation.

Gönenç Gürkaynak

Upcoming secondary legislation on data protection

IT & Internet - Turkey
ELIG, Attorneys-at-Law

Following the enactment of Law 6698 on the Protection of Personal Data, Turkey is preparing relevant secondary legislation.



Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

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


Opposition to energy projects

Energy & Natural Resources / Brazil, China, Cyprus, Greece, Mexico, Portugal