International Law Office

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Oliver Passmore

Z Trusts judgment: whose rights take priority when a trust is insolvent?

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

The Jersey Court of Appeal recently handed down a long-awaited judgment in the Z Trusts case.

Ruth Boardman

Cookies: ICO publishes new guidance

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Bird & Bird LLP London

The UK data protection authority, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), recently published new guidance on the use of cookies and a myth-busting blog post.

Gillian Round

Does desire to work prevent employers from terminating employees who can't work?

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

Many employees struggle to manage disability leave.

Joanne van Harmelen

Bolar provisions for generic and biosimilar medicines

Healthcare & Life Sciences - South Africa
ENSafrica

South Africa is in the process of reviewing all existing IP laws, particularly in the context of access to medicines.

Kay C Georgi

Second shoe drops on US chem-bio sanctions on Russia: did anyone hear it?

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The US State Department recently announced the issuance of another round of sanctions on the Russian government in relation to the Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Act 1991, which will come into effect on 19 August 2019.

Okan Can

Supreme Court clarifies non-use debate

Intellectual Property - Turkey
Deris Attorney At Law Partnership

The Supreme Court recently issued a decision regarding non-use cancellation actions and the retroactive enforcement of Article 9 of the Industrial Property Code (IP Code).

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