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Costas Stamatiou

Arrest of ships and orders prohibiting dealings with Cyprus-registered ships

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The admiralty division of the Supreme Court recently issued a judgment confirming that a warrant of arrest may be issued only in in rem proceedings against a vessel itself.

Urszula Wojtyra

Federal Court orders minister of health to issue NOC to Fresenius Kabi for biosimilar

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Justice Manson of the Federal Court recently ordered the minister of health to issue a notice of compliance to Fresenius Kabi for IDACIO (adalimumab), a biosimilar of AbbVie's HUMIRA.

Marc Kish

Snapshot: determining whether a petition debt is disputed on substantial grounds

Insolvency & Restructuring - Cayman Islands
Ogier

It is trite law that where a petition debt is disputed in good faith and on substantial grounds, the Grant Court's ordinary practice is to dismiss or strike out the winding-up petition.

Guy Castegnaro

COVID-19: temporary exemption from maximum working hours

Employment & Immigration - Luxembourg
Castegnaro

The Law of 29 October 2020 recently entered into force, introducing a temporary exemption from Article L 211-12 of the Labour Code whereby maximum working hours can be increased to 12 hours per day and 60 hours per week.

András Nagy

Investigation into TikTok – HCA takes on the tech world

Competition & Antitrust - Hungary
Schoenherr

The Hungarian Competition Authority (HCA) recently initiated an investigation into TikTok, the popular social media platform.

Ian Mirandah

What's in a name? Petsmart Inc fails to prove that Vietnamese pet business infringed its trademark

Intellectual Property - International
Mirandah Asia

US distributor PetSmart Inc recently failed in a Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy case against Vietnam-based pet business Pet Mart Vietnam Co Ltd before the World Intellectual Property Organisation's Arbitration and Mediation Centre.

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