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Matthew C Morse

New labour condition application form implemented

Immigration - USA
Fakhoury Global Immigration

The Department of Labour recently announced the implementation of the new Labour Condition Application (LCA) form.

Anat Shavit

Committee report on promotion of publicly traded infrastructure investment funds

Capital Markets - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

An inter-ministerial committee was recently set up to promote the establishment of publicly traded funds for investment in infrastructure.

César Navarro

Court rules that employee's disciplinary dismissal for taking paid annual leave justified

Employment & Benefits - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

The Navarre High Court recently held that an employer had been justified in dismissing an employee for taking her paid annual leave on dates that were unauthorised by the employer.

Andrew Thorp

Reverse engineering: Court of Appeal in rare reversal of findings of fact

Private Client & Offshore Services - British Virgin Islands
Harney Westwood & Riegels

The BVI Court of Appeal recently considered the scope of its jurisdiction to interfere with findings of fact made at first instance.

Altair Richards

Medical cannabis: growing pot-ential

Healthcare & Life Sciences - South Africa
Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs Inc

Cannabis has enjoyed heightened attention following a recent ruling decriminalising the private possession, consumption and cultivation of the plant for recreational purposes.

Pedro Cortés

New legal regime regulating taxi services

Shipping & Transport - Macau
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés Advogados

A new draft law proposes to reformulate the legal framework regulating Macau's taxi services.

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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