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Man Mohan Sharma

CCI introduces concept of 'relevant period' in market definition

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

By way of two separate orders, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) dismissed two allegations of abuse of dominance against DLF Limited and DLF New Gurgaon Home Developers Pvt Limited by holding that the enterprises were not in a dominant position in Gurgaon during the relevant period.

Andrew Thorp

Stanford v Akers: asking a BVI court to reverse a liquidator's decision

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

In a recent case, the BVI Court of Appeal addressed standing in the context of applications under Section 273 of the Insolvency Act 2003, whereby an aggrieved person can ask the courts to reverse or vary a liquidator's decision.

Ann Nam-Yeon Kwon

Significant increase in non-use cancellation actions

Intellectual Property - South Korea
Kim & Chang

According to data recently published by the Korean Intellectual Property Office, the number of non-use cancellation actions filed in South Korea has significantly increased in recent years, resulting in nearly double the number of registrations being cancelled in 2017 compared with previous years.

John Pearson

Drones – the rise of the Basic Regulation

Aviation - United Kingdom
Vedder Price LLP

In July 2017 the government released proposals to regulate the use of drones in the United Kingdom.

Jeremy Prain

Cape Town Agreement 2012: milestone for improving fishing vessel safety and loss prevention

Shipping & Transport - International
Bowmans

Fishing remains one of the most dangerous occupations in the world.

Urszula Wojtyra

Federal Court dismisses first motion for early dismissal under amended PMNOC Regulations

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Federal Court recently dismissed the first motion for summary dismissal brought under Section 6.08 of the amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.

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