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Alexander Vida

Red Bull doesn't always give you wings: trademark applicant defeated by energy drink giant

Intellectual Property - Hungary
Danubia Patent and Law Office LLC

An applicant filed to register the combination word mark R.E.D.

Gillian O'Regan

Disclosure pilot scheme under spotlight: application and privilege

Litigation - United Kingdom

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

Bart Heynickx

Will ECJ decision on Belgian insolvency proceedings lead to increased redundancies?

Insolvency & Restructuring - Belgium

The European Court of Justice recently confirmed that the Belgian reorganisation framework infringes the EU Transfer of Undertakings Directive with regard to the transfer of personnel.

Varusha Moodaley

Further amendments to VAT e-services regulations enter into force

Corporate Tax - South Africa
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

Revised regulations clarifying the e-services supplied by foreign suppliers to South African consumers which are subject to value added tax were proposed in 2018, which significantly broadened the scope of e-services.

George Ioannou

Supreme Court examines appeal against decision by Land Registry director

Real Estate - Cyprus
George Z Georgiou & Associates LLC

The Supreme Court recently issued its decision on the appeal of a district court interim decision concerning an application to present oral evidence as part of an application against a decision by the director of the Land Registry.

Maciej Durbas

State court not obliged to review arbitral case file

Arbitration & ADR - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

In post-arbitral proceedings, parties challenging an unfavourable award or its enforcement often argue that they were deprived of the right to present their case or that the tribunal violated the rules of procedure or committed some other procedural error and often request the state courts to order the tribunal to present the arbitral case file.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey