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Man Mohan Sharma

CCI dismisses allegation of abuse of dominance against Sanofi

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) recently dismissed claims against Sanofi India Limited for alleged abuse of its dominant position in the market of drugs and pharmaceutical products.

Seung Hee Lee

Working with Customs: vital and effective way to combat counterfeiters

Intellectual Property - South Korea
Kim & Chang

One of the first lines of defence in preventing the spread of counterfeit and imitation goods is to stop such goods from entering a country at the borders.

Phillip Ashley

Oil and gas JOA defaults: English Court of Appeal upholds restraint of remedies

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

The Court of Appeal recently upheld a High Court decision in which an oil company was found in contempt of court for holding an operating committee meeting in the absence of an alleged defaulting party.

Alexander Vogel

Legal framework for group financings under Swiss law

Corporate Finance/M&A - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

Switzerland recently decided to facilitate the financing activities of groups operating in or out of Switzerland by easing some restrictions under the Withholding Tax Ordinance.

Shannon Rajan

Federal Court decision changes adjudication practice in Malaysia

Construction - Malaysia

The Federal Court recently dealt with three broad issues under the Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act – namely, jurisdictional challenge, the exclusion of defences and the setting aside and staying of decisions.

Stefan Sax

Restructuring Order applies only where binding ruling exists

Insolvency & Restructuring - Germany
Clifford Chance Deutschland LLP

On February 9 2017 the Great Senate of the Federal Fiscal Court published a decision stating that the Restructuring Order was illegal.



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