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Sanaya F Vachha

Six fruit juice manufacturers investigated for deceptive marketing practices

Competition & Antitrust - Pakistan
Vellani & Vellani

The Competition Commission recently initiated an enquiry into six fruit juice manufacturers for misleading consumers and engaging in deceptive marketing practices under the Competition Act.

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.

Nancy Pei

New pharmaceutical patent linkage litigation scheme

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The recent amendments to the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations introduced a new scheme for pharmaceutical patent linkage litigation in Canada regarding generic challenges.

Samuel B Boxerman

Officials allegedly violating youth plaintiffs' constitutional rights by failing to fight climate change

Environment & Climate Change - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

A pair of new lawsuits claim that various government officials and agencies are violating youth plaintiffs' constitutional rights due to a failure to combat climate change sufficiently.

Alexander Vida

Same facts, different outcome: HIPO and Metropolitan Tribunal disagree on likelihood of confusion

Intellectual Property - Hungary
Danubia Patent & Law Office LLC

A recent Metropolitan Court of Appeal case demonstrates that the determination of likelihood of confusion is often a sensitive issue.

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.

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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