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Katie Lee

Federal Court of Appeal remands Remicade new use patent decision on anticipation and obviousness

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

In 2018 the Federal Court found that Kennedy's new use patent for infliximab (Janssen's Remicade) was valid and had been infringed by Hospira's biosimilar Inflectra.

Richard Schmidt

Supreme Court judgment: choice of law by conduct in litigation?

Litigation - Hungary
SMARTLEGAL Schmidt & Partners

Can parties' conduct during litigation amount to an implied choice-of-law agreement based on EU Regulation 593/2008? This article analyses a recent Supreme Court judgment concerning this question.

David R Hamill

COVID-19 trade update: potential duty payment deferrals and border shutdowns

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The coronavirus (COVID-19) is affecting all elements of society, including the import, trade and transport sectors.

Celia Jenkins

Motor insurance: recent regulatory changes

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

The Indian motor insurance framework underwent a variety of key developments in 2019, including the introduction of standalone own damage cover, the extension of the present insurance framework on ads to point-of-sales persons and registered automobile dealerships and the notification of an amendment to the Motor Vehicles Act 1988..

Mattea Pullicino

Work-life balance: breath of fresh air for employees, but could more be done?

Employment & Immigration - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

One year has now passed since the European Parliament passed the EU Work-Life Balance Directive for parents and carers, but what did it really achieve? In Malta, this directive has been a breath of fresh air for employees, who are now able to better balance their work and family responsibilities.

Adam Bell

COVID-19 Weekly Report (30 March-5 April 2020)

Competition & Antitrust - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom