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Claudia Bock

Supreme Administrative Court backs gun-jumping decision

Competition & Antitrust - Czech Republic
Schoenherr

In 2017 the Office for the Protection of Competition imposed a gun-jumping fine of Kc4.9 million (approximately €190,000) on Armex Oil sro, a company active in the wholesale fuel market (gasoline and diesel).

D Bryan Thomas

Kentucky fried claim: contractor preserves immunity from suit by complying with government contract specifications

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - USA
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

The Kentucky Court of Appeals recently upheld a contractor's immunity from suit for negligence, where the contractor complied with the contract and construction specifications provided by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Divisions of Construction Procurement.

Rajat Jariwal

Interim measures and enforcement of foreign arbitral award between two Indian parties

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

A recent high court judgment has determined the scope and applicability of Sections 9 and 47 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act 1996.

James Bergstrom

DITC Portal update

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The new Department for International Tax Cooperation (DITC) Portal launched in early November 2020.

Shalina Crossley

High Court rules that 'workers' should be protected from health and safety detriment

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The High Court recently ruled that the United Kingdom has failed to properly implement EU health and safety law by restricting protection from detriment on health and safety grounds to 'employees'.

Rajasingam Gothandapani

High court settles dispute regarding confiscated diesel following ship arrest

Shipping & Transport - Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co

A recent high court decision concerned an application with regard to the vessel MT Abbas, which had been arrested under the Merchant Shipping Ordinance.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan