International Law Office

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János Böszörményi

GDPR implementing legislation in Austria

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Austria
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has created a new understanding and awareness of data protection.

Jaime L M Jones

Court provides insight into when funds may be held responsible for portfolio company conduct

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The government has intervened in a qui tam suit against a compounding pharmacy and its private equity fund owner in which it is alleged that the pharmacy filed claims with Tricare that were rendered false by kickbacks.

Ian Tucker

Brexit and UK consumer law

Product Regulation & Liability - United Kingdom
Burges Salmon LLP

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy recently published draft regulations to amend legislation that enforce laws protecting consumers' rights in the United Kingdom.

Thiago Luis Sombra

Digital evidence, criminal investigations and due process of law

White Collar Crime - Brazil
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados

The Superior Court of Justice recently appraised a noticeable theme regarding personal data protection from a criminal law perspective: the validity of police evidence obtained from smartphones without a specific judicial order to do so.

Carlos Ramos Miranda

New administration confirms suspension of bidding rounds

Energy & Natural Resources - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador recently confirmed that bidding rounds organised by the National Hydrocarbons Commission will be suspended for at least three years until the contracts awarded during the previous administration result in effective investment and, most importantly, new oil and gas production.

Natasa Polyviou

Implementation of EU directive on tax dispute resolution mechanisms

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Cyprus Tax Department recently published for consultation draft legislation to implement the EU Tax Dispute Resolution Mechanisms Directive.

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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