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Warren Ganesh

Judgment clarifies scope of direct use prohibition

Litigation - Hong Kong

In Competition Commission v Nutanix Hong Kong Ltd a High Court judge recently considered the scope of the 'direct use prohibition' contained in Section 45(2) of the Competition Ordinance, which protects a person who is required to answer questions as part of an investigation by the Competition Commission pursuant to Section 42.

Enare Erim

Waterways: Lagos v federal government – who won?

Shipping & Transport - Nigeria
Akabogu & Associates

The Court of Appeal recently declared the Lagos State House of Assembly competent to make laws relating to intra-inland waterways in the state.

Oliver Nissen

Will Berlin Tegel Airport remain open?

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth

A recent non-binding referendum asked Berlin citizens whether they should demand that the Senate give up its closure intentions and take all measures necessary to ensure the indefinite operation of Berlin Tegel Airport.

Daniel R Zuccherino

Trademarks and pharmaceutical products – an overview

Intellectual Property - Argentina
Obligado & Cia

The pharmaceutical industry is a regulated activity in the sense that medicaments require government authorisation in order to be commercialised.

Benjamin Paine

New requirements for single-shareholder companies and statutory pre-emption rights

Company & Commercial - Georgia
Paine Stevens LLC

Georgia has sought over the past 15 years to have one of the most modern, user-friendly legal systems among the countries of the former Soviet Union.

Man Mohan Sharma

CCI imposes penalty on seven cement manufacturers for bid rigging

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India recently imposed a penalty of Rs2.05 billion on seven cement manufacturers for bid rigging in the supply of cement to the Haryana Directorate of Supplies and Disposals.



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