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Nicos Panayiotou

New legislation for pregnant women and new mothers in workplace

Employment & Benefits - Cyprus
George Z Georgiou & Associates LLC

Parliament recently introduced new legislation that aims to promote and support breastfeeding in the workplace and enhance the legal protection for working pregnant women and new mothers.

John T Bergin

Five key takeaways from defence verdict in 15-year major league baseball stadium case

Construction - USA
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Pennsylvania's intermediate appellate court has affirmed a defence verdict for the design and construction manager of a major league baseball stadium.

Katie Lee

Supreme Court denies leave regarding natural health product licence

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Supreme Court recently dismissed The Winning Combination's leave to appeal.

Ronan Scanlan

Proposed legislation granting additional competition enforcement powers

Competition & Antitrust - Ireland
Matheson

A new bill has been proposed in the Oireachtas to grant the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) civil enforcement powers.

Samuel B Boxerman

EPA headquarters retain authority to make certain jurisdictional determinations under Clean Water Act

Environment & Climate Change - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator recently issued a memorandum and accompanying revised Delegation of Authority 2-43 retaining the EPA headquarters' authority to make certain jurisdictional determinations under the Clean Water Act Section 404 discharge of dredged or fill material permitting programme.

Martin Foerster

Supreme Court manages shopping centre management costs

Real Estate - Austria
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Service charge provisions in shopping centre lease agreements frequently give rise to disputes between landlords and shop operators.

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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