International Law Office

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Colin Leckey

Government response to Taylor review – a damp squib?

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The government has published its Good Work Plan in response to Matthew Taylor's review of modern working practices.

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.

Giffy Pardede

MEMR delivers on promise to revoke regulations

Energy & Natural Resources - Indonesia
Ali Budiardjo, Nugroho, Reksodiputro

The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources recently announced the revocation of 32 regulations in furtherance of the government's efforts to reduce the regulatory burden on the energy and mineral resources sector.

Neil Smyth

Former director found to have entered into transaction at undervalue

Insolvency & Restructuring - United Kingdom
Taylor Wessing

A liquidator recently pursued a claim that the transfer of a company's trading inventory in satisfaction of money owed to the company's former director was a transaction at an undervalue and preference.

Richard Collins

Public procurement challenges: costs awarded against winning tenderer that objected to amending confidentiality ring

Projects & Procurement - United Kingdom
Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

The courts have ruled that a successful tenderer which raises unreasonable objections to an application to vary a confidentiality ring in a public procurement dispute may be liable for the claimant's costs of the application, even though it's not a party to that dispute.

Paul Scrivano

Company's unaffected market price is best evidence of fair value for appraisal valuations

Corporate Finance/M&A - USA
Ropes & Gray LLP

The Delaware Court of Chancery recently held that the best evidence of a company's fair value was its 30-day average unaffected (pre-announcement) market price.



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