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Sana Shaikh Fikree

High Court of Sindh allows appeal in trademark infringement case

Intellectual Property - Pakistan
Vellani & Vellani

The High Court of Sindh recently allowed an appeal filed by Novartis AG against Nabiqasim Industries (Private) Limited and restrained the latter from using the trademark DESCOL on account of its similarity with Novartis's prior registered trademark LESCOL.

David Heffernan

Consumer protection following introduction of Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorisation Act

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

The new Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorisation Act, signed into law by President Trump, will affect aviation-related consumer protection.

Raphael Mellerio

Take care in online presentation of franchised outlets

Franchising - France
Aramis Law Firm

As part of the promotion of their networks, franchisors often edit websites displaying contact details and other relevant information regarding the franchise network's outlets, whether they are owned by them or operated by franchisees.

Javier Franco

New tugboat resolution: what you need to know

Shipping & Transport - Colombia
Franco & Abogados Asociados

A new resolution, which was recently released at the local level, has introduced requirements for tugboats operating in Colombian waters.

Ignacio Garcia

Santiago court holds state agencies liable for negligent protection of trapped miners' occupational safety

Employment & Benefits - Chile
Porzio Rios Garcia

The Ninth Civil Court of Santiago recently held that three state agencies had been negligent in protecting the occupational safety of 31 trapped miners and ordered the Treasury to pay approximately €101,523 to each miner.

Catarina Brito Ferreira

2019 Budget Law Proposal – implications for energy sector

Energy & Natural Resources - Portugal
Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados

The government recently presented its 2019 Budget Law Proposal, which includes several measures for the energy sector.



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