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Jeffrey Coles

Canada releases proposed amendments to patented medicines pricing regulations

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The governor in council recently published the proposed Regulations Amending the Patented Medicines Regulations.

PierDanilo Beltrami

First steps in Bankruptcy Law reform process

Insolvency & Restructuring - Italy
Lombardi Segni e Associati

The recent enactment of Law 155 represents an ideal opportunity to modernise Italian insolvency proceedings through a comprehensive set of guiding principles and criteria to be applied to rationalise the associated judicial proceedings.

Galina Petkova

Commission fines Laptop.BG for video blog content

Competition & Antitrust - Bulgaria
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

The Commission for the Protection of Competition recently fined Laptop.BG for unfair practices in the form of contradicting genuine practices.

Kathleen Harris

FCA investigation of RBS

White Collar Crime - United Kingdom
Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP

In July 2017 the Financial Conduct Authority notified RBS plc that it had commenced an investigation into RBS's compliance with the Money Laundering Regulations 2007.

Andy McGregor

High Court considers retrospective costs amendments

Litigation - United Kingdom

In Sharp v Blank the High Court considered the defendants' application for approval of their revised cost budget on the basis that there had been significant developments in the litigation.

Kathleen Pakenham

Your start-up received an audit notice – what's next?

Company & Commercial - USA
Cooley LLP

While no one likes receiving an audit notice in the mail, the process can be less daunting for parties that understand some of the basics, including if and when an audit will happen, what is likely to happen during an audit, whether the Internal Revenue Service can extend the statute of limitations and what to do if an agent has made a mistake..



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