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Andreas Christofides

Jurisdiction and recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The issue of jurisdiction was at the centre of a recent action in the Limassol District Court.

Xingnan Ming

Supreme People's Court accepts New Balance's retrial application in invalidation action against copycats

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Peksung

Following a lengthy battle regarding imitators' use of the letter 'N' on their trainers, the Supreme People's Court recently accepted New Balance's application for a retrial.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

Investing in RES sector

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

The Greek energy sector is expected to expand over the next few years as a result of, among other things, the optimisation of the energy mix – which consists of a reduction in fossil fuel-generated electricity and an increase in energy from renewable energy sources (RES) – and the liberalisation of the electricity and natural gas markets.

Andrew Mandlsohn

Consultation on use of foreign-sourced reference product as Canadian reference product

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Health Canada recently published a notice soliciting comments and recommendations from stakeholders regarding potential changes to its guidance document on the use of a foreign-sourced reference product as a Canadian reference product.

Galina Petkova

Private damages directive implemented in law

Competition & Antitrust - Bulgaria
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

The Act for Amendment and Supplementation of the Competition Protection Act was recently promulgated in the State Gazette.

Rachel Richardson

Harvey Weinstein and you: what employers should be doing about sexual harassment

Employment & Benefits - Guernsey

What started with complaints against an Oscar-winning film producer has led to a movement that has toppled government ministers and reduced much-loved figures from the entertainment world to pariahs.



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