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Caroline Landerfors

Insurance mediation or investment advice?

Insurance - Sweden

The Supreme Court recently referred a case to the European Court of Justice (ECJ) concerning the demarcation of insurance mediation and investment advice, and the extent to which the statutory liability insurance for insurance intermediaries should respond to claims in respect of such services.

Ceri Fuller

Subject access requests under GDPR: much ado about nothing?

IT & Internet - United Kingdom
DAC Beachcroft

The extent to which the data subject access request (DSAR) regime will change under the EU General Data Protection Regulation and how this will affect employers is becoming clear.

Clemens Schönemann

Impending terminability of land use agreements for energy plants

Real Estate - Germany
Noerr LLP

The operation of energy plants usually means securing the required land long term by way of a use agreement.

Lucía Ojeda Cárdenas

FECC penalises individuals for commissioning absolute monopolistic practice in tortilla market

Competition & Antitrust - Mexico
SAI Consultores SC

Corn tortillas are a fundamental source of nutrition for Mexican families, and artificial price increases have a significant effect on the consumer economy.

Sotos Kasinos

Settlement agreement releases parties from rights and obligations under initial agreement

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Supreme Court recently reaffirmed the long-established principle that when contracting parties agree to amend or replace an agreement, the new agreement will replace the old one and define all of their rights and obligations.

Troy Shaffer

Evolution of export law: what to do if a special agent comes knocking

International Trade - USA
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

The Department of Commerce, the State Department and Treasury each approach manufacturers, exporters and shippers as a way to gather information, understand a company or an industry and verify that the target understands the applicable export regulations.



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