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Madeleine Thörn

Arbitral award set aside for violation of due process

Arbitration & ADR - Sweden
Norburg & Scherp

In a recent decision, the Supreme Court confirmed that Section 34(7) of the Arbitration Act – under which an arbitral award must be set aside if an irregularity occurred in the course of the proceedings and probably influenced the case's outcome – should be applied restrictively.

Gillian O'Regan

Disclosure pilot scheme under spotlight: application and privilege

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The chancellor of the High Court recently clarified to which cases the disclosure pilot scheme applies.

Oliver Nissen

Opening of new Berlin Brandenburg International Airport at stake (again)

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

Recent reports suggest that the need to remedy defects in a faulty fire prevention system and other construction faults will further delay the opening of the new Berlin Brandenburg International Airport.

Costas Stamatiou

Court applies international collision regulations and considers subrogation

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The admiralty jurisdiction of the Supreme Court recently ruled in a case concerning a marine accident which occurred when the bow of a sailing boat rammed the starboard side of a speedboat.

Miriam Simsa

Supreme Court facilitates financing companies with cross-border business

Corporate Finance/M&A - Austria
Schoenherr

For the first time, the Supreme Court has upheld a security right granted under German law, even though the asset had been transferred to Austria.

Celia Jenkins

Regulatory sandbox proposed for insurance sector

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority recently issued the Report of the Committee on the Regulatory Sandbox in the Insurance Sector in India, which proposes to establish a sandbox environment in the insurance sector.

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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