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Katie Lee

Regulations will require hospitals to report adverse drug reactions and medical device incidents

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Regulations Amending the Food and Drug Regulations (Serious Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting – Hospitals) and Regulations Amending the Medical Devices Regulations (Medical Device Incident Reporting — Hospitals) were recently published.

Bethan Carney

Court of Appeal confirms that discrimination because of perceived disability is unlawful

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Court of Appeal recently found that it is unlawful to discriminate against a person because of a mistaken perception that they have a progressive condition which would make them unable to perform the full functions of a role in future.

Katharina Sarah Bressler

Subsidiary clauses in mandatory vehicle insurance contracts

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

Motor vehicle liability insurance is mandatory for vehicles admitted to travel on public roads in Germany (the same applies to non-motorised trailers and semi-trailers) and covers damages caused by the policyholder to third parties or their vehicles.

Anna Turi

By cash or card? HCA releases findings of sector inquiry into bank card acceptance market

Competition & Antitrust - Hungary
Schoenherr

In 2017 the Hungarian Competition Authority (HCA) initiated a sector inquiry into the bank card acceptance market.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

Schedule for competitive procedures in 2019 and 2020

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

The minister of environment and energy recently amended the competitive procedures for determining operating state aid granted as feed-in premiums for 2019 and 2020.

Peggy Sharon

What is considered a cancelled flight under the Aviation Services Law?

Aviation - Israel
Levitan, Sharon & Co

The Small Claims Court recently rejected two passengers' claim that their flight should be considered a cancelled flight under the Aviation Services Law.

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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