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Okan Demirkan

Application of competence-competence principle

Arbitration & ADR - Turkey
Kolcuoğlu Demirkan Koçaklı Attorneys at Law

The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law Model Law adopts the principles of competence-competence and the separability of arbitration agreements.

Dániel Gera

How will new EU directive on work-life balance affect family-related leave in Hungary?

Employment & Benefits - Hungary
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

The European Commission has proposed to implement a directive on work-life balance for parents and carers which aims to increase the number of dual-earning families and help women return to work, while also requiring more flexibility from employers.

Alexander Vida

Unique application of competition law in registration proceedings

Intellectual Property - Hungary
Danubia Patent & Law Office LLC

Trademark owners often allege infringement of both the Trademark Act and the Act on the Prohibition of Unfair Market Behaviour in enforcement proceedings.

Caroline Landerfors

Insurance broker remuneration in Sweden post-IDD

Insurance - Sweden

As Sweden transposes the EU Insurance Distribution Directive into local law, restrictions on third-party remuneration are being introduced by the legislature.

Andreas Fankhauser

Liability regime governing JU-Air Junkers Ju-52 crash

Aviation - Switzerland
Proton Legal LLC

While many legal issues surrounding the recent JU-Air Junkers Ju-52 crash have yet to be determined by the Swiss Transportation Safety Investigation Board, claims for passenger deaths will be governed by the EU-Swiss Air Transport Agreement.

Xavier Nicholas

Ardmore Construction v HMRC – deduction of UK income tax and source of loan interest

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The territorial scope of UK income tax for non-UK resident persons is generally limited to certain types of income that have a UK source.



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