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Geraldine Elliott

Novel approach to measuring damages resulting from a breach of warranty

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The accepted approach of diminution in the value of a target company was recently challenged in the High Court of Justice.

Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Get off my plane! Court rejects damages claim by disruptive passengers

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

The Federal Court recently heard a case in which two passengers claimed damages from Aeromexico after they had been ordered to disembark an aircraft for being disruptive.

Alyssa LeBlanc

Cost of intimidation: what not to do when terminating employees

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

A recent Court of Appeal decision demonstrates the high cost of bad faith when terminating a senior employee for cause.

Emily Downie

Directors' remuneration – new draft regulations

Company & Commercial - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

The draft Companies (Directors' Remuneration Policy and Directors' Remuneration Report) Regulations 2019 were recently published as part of the drive to encourage long-term shareholder engagement and to strengthen the governance and performance of traded companies.

Rainer Herzig

Cannabidiol in food and cosmetics

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Austria
Preslmayr Attorneys at Law

While there are signs of greater liberalisation with respect to hemp use internationally, the Austrian government has resisted this trend.

Gönenç Gürkaynak

Competition Board concludes preliminary investigation into food chains

Competition & Antitrust - Turkey
ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law

The Competition Board recently published its reasoned decision following a preliminary investigation into allegations that çiğ köfte producers in Gaziantep province had restricted competition through anti-competitive behaviour and agreements.

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