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Kathleen Lobo

Supreme Court rules that arbitrators' fee schedule fixed by parties overrides Fourth Schedule of Arbitration Act

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The division bench of the Supreme Court recently held that if the parties to an arbitration have agreed an arbitrators' fee schedule, the arbitrators must charge their fees in accordance with this agreed schedule and not in accordance with the Fourth Schedule of the amended Arbitration Act.

Cesare Galli

New regulations on brands that evoke Italy or are linked to Italian territory

Intellectual Property - Italy
IP Law Galli

The so-called 'Growth Decree' has made provision for IP rights, particularly by introducing new regulations dedicated to 'Italian-sounding terms'.

Man Mohan Sharma

Court allows simultaneous proceedings against directors for alleged antitrust violation

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

In December 2018 the division bench of the Delhi High Court reconfirmed an earlier decision and held that simultaneous inquiries could be undertaken into Monsanto and its directors and officers for their alleged violation of the Competition Act 2002.

Kaan Demir

Shareholders' agreements – enforceability issues

Company & Commercial - Turkey
Kayum & Demir

The enforceability of share options is one of the most controversial issues in the context of shareholders' agreements.

Hannah Mantle

Court of Appeal allows out of time inheritance act claim

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The Court of Appeal recently overturned a first-instance decision and confirmed that the plaintiff can make a claim out of time for reasonable provision from her husband's estate.

Samuel Yang

Cyberspace administration passes review on precondition for purchase contracts for network products and services

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Cyberspace Administration of China recently released the Cybersecurity Review Measures (Draft for Comment).

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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