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Samuel Yang

MIIT cracks down on intrusive telemarketing and misuse of personal information

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

Following the Chinese Central TV Station's (CCTV's) broadcast of the 3.15 programme in 2019, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology decided to crack down on telephone harassment and strengthen the protection of personal information in the telecoms and internet sectors.

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.

Carlos Ramos Miranda

CRE loosens metering obligations for petroleum, petroleum product and petrochemical terminals

Energy & Natural Resources - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) recently issued a resolution which has clarified the scope of the general administrative provisions on metering that apply to holders of permits to store petroleum, petroleum products and petrochemicals.

César Navarro

New regulations aim to improve gender equality

Employment & Benefits - Spain
CMS Albiñana & Suárez de Lezo

The Royal Decree-Law on Urgent Measures to Guarantee Equal Treatment and Opportunities for Women and Men in Employment and Occupation recently came into force, amending the Workers Statute and the Equality Law.

Abigail Smith

Amendments to Patented Medicines Regulations expected to come into force no earlier than Spring 2020

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Health Canada recently released its Forward Regulatory Plan 2019-2021: Regulations Amending the Patented Medicines Regulations.

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.

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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