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Eugenio Vaccari

Supreme Court of Cassation examines shareholders' agreements and put option clauses

Company & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

The Supreme Court of Cassation recently examined the admissibility of a put option clause in a shareholders' agreement of a joint stock company by which one shareholder was committed to indemnify the other shareholders from any losses arising from payments to the company for stock capital contributions or other payments having a similar effect.

Federico De Noriega

Supreme Court clarifies use of choice-of-jurisdiction clauses in adhesion contracts

Banking - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

Under Mexican commercial regulations, contracting parties have traditionally been free to determine in their corresponding agreement the jurisdiction in which disputes must be resolved.

Mattea Pullicino

Employers should wait for criminal court decisions before terminating employment

Employment & Benefits - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

Industrial Tribunal cases tend to be sensitive in nature as they essentially deal with a person's livelihood; however, when the Industrial Tribunal is faced with matters which have also been referred to the courts of criminal jurisdiction, such cases are even more complex.

Héctor Elias Chagoya

Applicants beware! IMPI's new notification procedure is a trap

Intellectual Property - Mexico
Becerril, Coca & Becerril SC

The 2018 changes to the Mexican patent system are not looking promising for patent prosecution.

Bret S Cohen

Beyond FERPA: CCPA's new rules for privacy in education sector

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

In 2018 California passed the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which seeks to give consumers additional safeguards regarding their personal information.

Mathieu Laurent

Court of Appeal specifies consequences of rescinding contracts

Litigation - Luxembourg
Luther SA

The buyer of an apartment signed a long-term lease and agreed to live in the apartment for at least 12 years.



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