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Laurent Guardelli

Overview of new rules on employees' elected representation

Employment & Benefits - France
Coblence & Associés

The new majority in Parliament has announced, and in some cases already enacted, many changes.

Christine Reilly

Florida court: no ATDS, no Telephone Consumer Protection Act suit

Telecoms - USA
Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP

Finding that the telephone system used by the defendant was not an automatic telephone dialling system (ATDS), a Florida federal court recently dismissed a putative Telephone Consumer Protection Act class action.

Xiangrong Wu

Proving copyright ownership in trademark disputes

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Peksung

It is acknowledged doctrine that if an accused trademark exhibits substantial similarity to copyrighted works, copyright infringement can be established once the accused has demonstrated access to the copyrighted works, unless the accused can prove that the accused work is the result of its independent creation.

Maurus Winzap

Government adopts Tax Proposal 17 and submits dispatch to Parliament

Corporate Tax - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The government has adopted Tax Proposal 17, a new proposal for corporate tax reform.

Kay C Georgi

First year of economic sanctions under Trump administration

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

In its first year, the Trump administration has tackled sanctions issues involving Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Russia, Sudan and Venezuela, as well as individuals involved in human rights abuses and corruption.

Andrea Giannelli

Remuneration policies in banking sector: public consultation on recommended changes

Banking - Italy
Legance Avvocati Associati

The Bank of Italy recently commenced a public consultation on the proposed amendments to Regulation 285/2013 on remuneration policies in the banking sector, the main aim of which is to align the regulation with the European Banking Authority Guidelines of December 2015 and ensure compliance with Articles 74(3) and 75(2) of the EU Capital Requirements Directive.

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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