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Josée Weydert

PSD2 implementation in the Grand Duchy – six months later

Banking - Luxembourg
NautaDutilh

In recent months, the Luxembourg Financial Supervisory Authority (CSSF) has been active and the industry is preparing for the open banking wave.

Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Get off my plane! Court rejects damages claim by disruptive passengers

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

The Federal Court recently heard a case in which two passengers claimed damages from Aeromexico after they had been ordered to disembark an aircraft for being disruptive.

Joanne van Harmelen

New breeding techniques and regulation of genetically modified organisms

Healthcare & Life Sciences - South Africa
ENSafrica

A recent European Court of Justice ruling on the status of organisms obtained by new breeding techniques as genetically modified organisms (GMOs) has again brought the scope of the South African GMOs Act into question.

Ramonne Gardiner

Register of Beneficial Ownership Act: a new day for beneficial owners

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

Since 2001 international organisations such as the Financial Action Task Force have pressured offshore financial centres to pass legislation in order to increase transparency within their financial services sectors.

Gan Khong Aik

Attorney general's discretion is not unfettered

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

The attorney general is a public officer who has been given ample discretionary power under Article 145 of the Federal Constitution to institute, conduct or discontinue any criminal proceedings.

Rami D Fakhoury

New presidential border security and immigration memorandum

Immigration - USA
Fakhoury Global Immigration

President Donald Trump has issued a memorandum to the attorney general and secretary of homeland security as a follow-up measure to a recent proclamation which declared a national emergency in order to address the security and humanitarian crisis at the US-Mexico border.

OnDemand

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA

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Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey