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Thomas Mundry

Interested party and material transactions

Company & Commercial - Russia
Noerr LLP

Transactions of Russian joint stock companies and limited liability companies require the consent of the general meeting or the board of directors if they qualify as material or interested party transactions.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

Investing in RES sector

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

The Greek energy sector is expected to expand over the next few years as a result of, among other things, the optimisation of the energy mix – which consists of a reduction in fossil fuel-generated electricity and an increase in energy from renewable energy sources (RES) – and the liberalisation of the electricity and natural gas markets.

Kwan T Loh

Don't let your brand go to pot: what cannabis brand owners need to know

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The federal government is moving quickly towards legalising the possession and consumption of cannabis for recreational purposes.

Andreas Christofides

Jurisdiction and recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The issue of jurisdiction was at the centre of a recent action in the Limassol District Court.

Lawrence R Hamilton

Bipartisan Senate proposal seeks partial reversal of FHFA captive insurance exclusion

Insurance - USA
Mayer Brown LLP

Certain captive insurers that lost or will lose membership in the US Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB) system as a result of a 2016 rulemaking by the Federal Housing Finance Agency may get a reprieve under the Housing Opportunity Mortgage Expansion Act.

Neil Napper

How to avoid business relocation blues

Employment & Benefits - Australia
Lander & Rogers

A growing workforce, strategic expansion or the end of a lease can force businesses to relocate their premises or employees.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


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