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Bernardine Adkins

Acquisitions of minority shareholdings under UK merger control regime

Competition & Antitrust - United Kingdom
Gowling WLG

The Competition and Markets Authority can open an investigation and impose initial enforcement orders where it has reasonable grounds to suspect that two or more enterprises have ceased to be distinct.

Pranay Bhatia

Union Budget 2019: key capital markets highlights

Capital Markets - India
BDO LLP

On the back of its new electoral mandate, the Modi Sarkar 2.0 government recently presented its first budget.

Christiana Pyrkotou

Objectivity versus practicality: adding a third party to an action

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

A recent Supreme Court decision examined a first-instance court's interpretation of the Civil Procedure Rules and, in particular, who can be added as a third party to a process pending before the courts.

Bianca Mwangi

NVB introduces model deed to promote financing of rooftop solar projects

Energy & Natural Resources - Netherlands
Stek Advocaten BV

In September 2018 the Dutch Banking Association introduced a standard form for a deed of right of superficies (the model deed).

Klaus Majamäki

New statute amends Bankruptcy Act

Insolvency & Restructuring - Finland
HPP Attorneys Ltd

The Bankruptcy Act has been amended by a statute which came into force on 1 July 2019.

Magdalena Borucka

UKIPO considers whether LINKEDIN is similar to KINKEDIN

Intellectual Property - United Kingdom
Taylor Wessing

The UK Intellectual Property Office recently upheld LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company's opposition to JK Solutions' registration of the word mark KINKEDIN in Class 45 designating, among other things, internet and video dating services.

OnDemand

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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