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Alexander Vida

Who owns a mark used by multiple business parties?

Intellectual Property - Hungary
Danubia Patent and Law Office LLC

In a recent dispute between the inventor and marketer of a food supplement gel, the Hungarian Intellectual Property Office, the Metropolitan Tribunal and the Metropolitan Court of Appeal had to determine the true owner of the associated word and device marks.

Victoria Rogers

Defendants need not make reasonable enquiries of third parties where they cannot admit or deny allegations

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

A recent case before the Court of Appeal provides clear guidance that a defendant may properly plead that it is unable to admit or deny an allegation in circumstances where the allegation's truthfulness or falsity is neither within the defendant's factual knowledge nor capable of being determined from documents or other information available to it..

Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Did you pack your own bag? Appeal court overturns lost luggage claim

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

The Civil and Commercial Court of Appeals recently overturned a first-instance decision concerning a laptop lost on an Aeromexico flight from New York to Buenos Aires.

Elise Heyman

Dutch dismissal law in a nutshell

Employment & Benefits - Netherlands
AKD The Netherlands

Dutch dismissal law contains certain distinguishing elements which make it unique within Europe.

Monic Nisa Devina

New Bank Indonesia regulation on prudential rules for offshore debt and FX-denominated liabilities

Banking - Indonesia
Ali Budiardjo, Nugroho, Reksodiputro

Bank Indonesia recently issued an umbrella regulation on the application of prudential norms.

Peter S Spivack

Justice Manual and FCPA enforcement

White Collar Crime - USA
Hogan Lovells

Throughout 2018 the Department of Justice (DOJ) continued to ring the clarion call for cooperation and sought to provide some certainty, consistency and coordination regarding the incentives offered to companies that provide voluntary disclosures.

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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