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Natasa Aplikiotou

Imposition of fine on company in liquidation

Insolvency & Restructuring - Cyprus
George Z Georgiou & Associates LLC

A district court recently sentenced a company in liquidation that had once been Cyprus's biggest grocery retail company.

Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Passenger wins damages following re-routing of non-stop flight

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

A passenger filed a claim against Iberia Lineas Aereas de Espana SA for a breach of contract after her non-stop flight to Europe was modified due to overbooking.

Jonathan Culshaw

Important changes to regulations and compliance for investment funds

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

The recent changes that have been made to the anti-money laundering regime will bring the Cayman Islands into line with international best practice and are a welcome update to the territory's financial services landscape.

Marco Manzone

Better late than never: long-awaited reforms to Nautical Code introduced

Shipping & Transport - Italy
Dardani Studio Legale

One of the final pieces of legislation that the government enacted before the March 2018 general election was the eagerly awaited reform of the so-called 'Nautical Code'.

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.

Craig Becker

Ballot initiative seeks to eliminate Proposal 13 for commercial and industrial real estate

Real Estate - USA
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

A new initiative seeks to put two significant changes to California's property tax system before voters in November 2018: the elimination of Proposition 13 protection for commercial and industrial properties in favour of reassessment at least every three years and the addition of a tangible personal property tax exemption for all taxpayers and a full tangible personal property tax exemption for taxpayers with less than 50 California employees..



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