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Kristin Graham Koehler

Eighth Circuit tightens False Claims Act pleading requirements

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

A recent US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit decision follows a growing trend among courts in tightening False Claims Act pleading requirements.

Daniel Ugur

Statement of changes to immigration rules – implications for Tier 1 (Investor) visa applicants and holders

Immigration - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The Home Office recently released its statement of changes setting out proposed changes to UK immigration rules.

Renato Tastardi Portella

New government measures to tackle corruption: does the buck stop here?

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

Despite the steps taken by Brazil to fight corruption in recent years, it remains one of the main challenges for the country.

Luke Tapp

Labour law modernisation efforts continue

Employment & Benefits - United Arab Emirates
Pinsent Masons

After a busy 12 months for the development of labour laws in the United Arab Emirates, the authorities look set to continue to focus on modernisation efforts in 2019.

Heinrich Louw

Anomalies arising from value-shifting rules

Corporate Tax - South Africa
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

The Taxation Laws Amendment Act introduced a new section into the Income Tax Act which deals with value mismatches involving the transfer of assets in exchange for the issue of shares.

Monic Nisa Devina

New Bank Indonesia regulation on prudential rules for offshore debt and FX-denominated liabilities

Banking - Indonesia
Ali Budiardjo, Nugroho, Reksodiputro

Bank Indonesia recently issued an umbrella regulation on the application of prudential norms.

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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