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Ameet Datta

District court grants significant damages in IP case, paving the way for future decisions

Intellectual Property - India
Saikrishna & Associates

The Indian district courts rarely grant significant damages in IP cases.

Hasret Mutlu

Revised Federal Act on Gender Equality – effective enforcement instrument for equal pay?

Employment & Benefits - Switzerland
Rihm Rechtsanwälte

Since 1981, the Federal Constitution has guaranteed equal wages for men and women who carry out similar work; however, a wage disparity exists that arguably cannot be explained by anything other than gender.

Simon J Little

Private M&A on trial: interpreting private M&A sale and purchase provisions

Corporate Finance/M&A - United Kingdom
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Two recent High Court of Justice decisions provide guidance on the interpretation of provisions customarily included in sale and purchase agreements for the acquisition of private companies or businesses.

Maciej Durbas

ICC award set aside for failure to admit further expert evidence

Arbitration & ADR - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

A recent Supreme Court case touched on the obligations of an arbitral tribunal which cannot base its award on party-appointed experts' opinions.

Celia Jenkins

IRDAI issues insurance regulatory sandbox regulations

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDAI) recently issued the IRDAI (Regulatory Sandbox) Regulations 2019, which aim to facilitate the creation of a regulatory sandbox in which to test new business models, processes, proposals and applications in order to strike a balance between the orderly development of the insurance sector and the protection of policyholders' interests.

Stuart Broom

Liability of administrators for economic loss of a creditor

Insolvency & Restructuring - United Kingdom
Taylor Wessing

In a recent ruling, the Court of Appeal confirmed that administrators owe a duty to all creditors and cannot be held personally liable for the economic loss of a creditor where no special relationship exists.

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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