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Andrea Giannelli

Remuneration policies in banking sector: public consultation on recommended changes

Banking - Italy
Legance Avvocati Associati

The Bank of Italy recently commenced a public consultation on the proposed amendments to Regulation 285/2013 on remuneration policies in the banking sector, the main aim of which is to align the regulation with the European Banking Authority Guidelines of December 2015 and ensure compliance with Articles 74(3) and 75(2) of the EU Capital Requirements Directive.

Craig Azinge

Liberalising aviation in Africa: overview of single air transport market

Aviation - International
George Etomi & Partners

In January 2018 the single African air transport market (SAATM) was formally launched.

Teresa Polino

USTR publishes list of products subject to Section 301 tariffs

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Following President Trump's recent memorandum, the Office of the United States Trade Representative has published a proposed list of Chinese products that could be subject to 25% ad valorem tariff pursuant to Section 301 of the Trade Act 1974.

David Maria Marino

Growing weight of regulation on contents of insurance contracts

Insurance - Italy
DLA Piper Studio Legale Tributario Associato

In recent years, the attention that IVASS (the Italian insurance regulator) and the EU authorities have paid to the protection and needs of insureds has increased and been translated into market letters (among other initiatives).

Vicky Lord

Primeo: should a liquidator alter register of members?

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Harney Westwood & Riegels LLP

The Cayman Islands Court of Appeal has held that a liquidator cannot use his or her statutory power pursuant to Section 112(2) of the Companies Law to rectify the register of members where the effect would be to override investors' proprietary rights.

Godofredo Mendes Vianna

ANP submits new rule for authorising performance of biofuel production

Energy & Natural Resources - Brazil
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

The Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels recently published Public Consultation and Public Hearing Notice 4/2018, which establishes the requirements necessary to undertake the production of biofuel activity and the operation of producing facilities.



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