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Douglas Sharrott

Supreme Court – Lanham Act disparagement clause unconstitutional

Intellectual Property - USA
Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto

The Supreme Court recently held that the Lanham Act's disparagement clause is unconstitutional under the First Amendment's free speech clause.

Guy Castegnaro

Court rules on validity conditions of disciplinary penalties provided for by collective bargaining agreements

Employment & Benefits - Luxembourg

The Court of Appeal recently clarified the validity conditions of disciplinary penalties provided for by collective bargaining agreements.

Man Mohan Sharma

Supreme Court upholds appeal against committee of West Bengal television producers

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Supreme Court recently set aside a Competition Appellate Tribunal order and held that the prohibition on a dubbed television series violated the Competition Act.

K Shanti Mogan

High court clarifies proceedings under Arbitration Act

Arbitration & ADR - Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co

The high court recently held that resisting an application for an interlocutory injunction is not a 'step in the proceedings'.

Matthew Evans

High Court sheds light on compulsory jurisdiction of Financial Ombudsman Service

Litigation - United Kingdom

A recent High Court decision has provided some clarification of the scope of the compulsory jurisdiction of the Financial Ombudsman Service.

Aki Corsoni-Husain

Getting financial services licensees in shape for the Caribbean FATF inspection

Private Client & Offshore Services - British Virgin Islands

The British Virgin Islands is expected to undergo its fourth round of mutual evaluation by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force in 2018, based on the Financial Action Task Force's International Standards on Combating Money Laundering and the Financing of Terrorism and Proliferation.



Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

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