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Sara Göthlin

Knowledge of counterparty's insolvency in claw-back case

Insolvency & Restructuring - Sweden
Advokatfirman Törngren Magnell

A bankruptcy estate may take action for the claw back of transactions that have been carried out in relation to a certain creditor before the initiation of bankruptcy proceedings, if such transactions have been adverse to the interests of other creditors.

Steven Rajavinothan

Supreme Court holds defendant cannot be liable for greater loss than was caused by its negligent valuation

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The Supreme Court recently clarified that when applying the 'but for' test in the context of a negligent valuation, the basic comparison is between the position that the claimant would have been in if the defendant had fulfilled its duty of care and the claimant's actual position.

Sherina Petit

Asymmetric arbitration agreements

Arbitration & ADR - International
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

One of arbitration's cornerstone principles is that parties can agree on how to resolve their disputes.

Samuel B Boxerman

EPA issues final attainment area designations for ozone NAAQS

Environment & Climate Change - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final rule addressing which areas of the United States are in attainment of the 2015 ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS).

Marco Manzone

Nautica e Fisco booklet sets legal and fiscal developments in nautical industry

Shipping & Transport - Italy
Dardani Studio Legale

The most recent edition of the Nautica e Fisco booklet issued by the Nautical Association Industry and the Revenue Agency covers legal and fiscal developments in the nautical industry, including issues from registration to customs and fiscal matters.

Christiana Michael

Recent changes to employment law – an overview

Employment & Benefits - Cyprus
George Z Georgiou & Associates LLC

A number of new employment-related laws have been adopted in 2017, including the long-awaited Protection of Paternity Law and the Protection of Maternity (Amendment) Law, which introduced the concept of surrogacy.

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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