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Trinidad Prieto

SoE orders permanent closure of Pascua Lama mine

Environment & Climate Change - Chile
Montt y Cia SA

The Superintendence of the Environment (SoE) recently issued an environmental resolution ordering the permanent cessation of Compañía Minera Nevada (CMN) SpA's Pascua Lama mining project.

Nicolaj Kleist

New revenue framework for electrical grid companies

Energy & Natural Resources - Denmark
Bruun & Hjejle

A new executive order, which provides a framework for how grid companies can cover operational costs and return of investment, will be one of the most important tools for such companies going forward.

Leonard Gilbert

Corporate passive investment changes in 2018 federal budget

Corporate Tax - Canada
Thorsteinssons LLP

The 2018 federal budget signifies another chapter in the Department of Finance's saga to overhaul the taxation of private corporations and their shareholders.

Romy Smit

More restraint required in granting permission for pre-judgment seizure

Litigation - Netherlands

The Netherlands has traditionally been known as a country in which it is easy to seize before judgment.

Costas Stamatiou

Certificates of competency under International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

​The Department of Merchant Shipping recently issued an updated list of countries whose certificates of competency are recognised by Cyprus under the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, as amended.

Alexander Isola

European Commission proposes directive on preventive restructuring frameworks

Insolvency & Restructuring - European Union
Graf & Pitkowitz

The European Commission has proposed a directive on preventive restructuring frameworks in order to reduce significant barriers to the free flow of capital caused by differences in member states' restructuring and insolvency frameworks.



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