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Robert Lane

Clearing price plummets in T-4 Capacity Market Auction

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

National Grid recently published the provisional auction results for the 2017 T-4 Capacity Market Auction, with successful bidders having been provisionally awarded capacity agreements for delivery in 2021/22 at a price of £8.40 per kilowatt (kW) per year.

Sian Edmunds

Russell Hume: another meat processor falls foul of food safety regulation

Product Regulation & Liability - United Kingdom
Burges Salmon LLP

The Food Standards Agency recently announced that it has stopped products leaving sites run by Russell Hume, a major meat and poultry processing business, following "instances of serious non-compliance with food hygiene regulations".

Victoria Santis

Technology and innovation support centre inaugurated

Intellectual Property - Chile
Montt y Cia SA

The National Institute of Industrial Property (INAPI) recently inaugurated its technology and innovation support centre, which was backed by the World Intellectual Property Organisation.

Stefan Paulmayer

FMA publishes new circulars concerning PRIIPS and remuneration policies

Insurance - Austria
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

The Financial Market Authority (FMA) recently published a new circular concerning key information documents for packaged retail and insurance-based investment products.

Noah Sarna

Subjecting transfers of beneficial ownership to property transfer tax is not as simple as it might seem

Corporate Tax - Canada
Thorsteinssons LLP

The British Columbia Property Transfer Tax Act applies only to registered transfers of real property.

Shilpa Mankar Ahluwalia

Changes to merchant discount rate framework: impact on stakeholders

Banking - India
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

The Reserve Bank of India and the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology recently established a new regulatory framework for setting limits on and payments of merchant discount rates and encouraging digital payments.



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