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Ana-Laura Morales

Supreme Court ends pharmaceutical companies' battle over TRIPS Agreement

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

The Supreme Court recently rejected the extraordinary appeals filed by Pfizer against a Barcelona Court of Appeal judgment, confirming the dismissal of a patent infringement action against sildenafil generics competitors in Spain.

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.

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.

Lawrence Theall

Ontario court rejects well-established rules for interpreting insurance policy exclusions

Insurance - Canada
Theall Group LLP

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently concluded that insurance policies should be interpreted differently when multiple insurers are involved.

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.

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.

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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