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Brenda A Rogel Salgado

ETS pilot programme on horizon

Environment & Climate Change - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The preliminary bases for Mexico's emissions trading system (ETS) pilot programme were recently published in the Federal Official Gazette. The ETS is one strategy adopted by Mexico to meet its goals under the Paris Agreement.

Pooja Ramchandani

Regulating India's gig economy

Employment & Benefits - India
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

The Ministry of Labour and Employment recently published the draft Code on Social Security 2019 in an attempt to amalgamate, simplify and rationalise the laws on social security.

Andreas Wildi

Court annuls FOPH order limiting medicinal product price increase

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Federal Administrative Court recently annulled a Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) order that had limited the price increase of a medicinal product on the list of specialities to two years.

Constantinos Pashiardis

Supreme Court confirms that inadequately justified arbitral award amounts to arbitrator misconduct

Arbitration & ADR - Cyprus
George Z Georgiou & Associates LLC

In a recent Supreme Court case, the appellant appealed against a first-instance judgment in which he had sought to annul an arbitral award.

Man Mohan Sharma

CCI fines JDMDA for imposing PIS charges on pharma companies

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) recently imposed a Rs80,185 fine on the Jalgaon District Medicine Dealers Association for collecting product information service (PIS) charges from pharma product manufacturers, thereby restricting medicine supplies in the market.

David Smyth

Assessment of costs in District Court out of date

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The monetary jurisdiction for civil cases heard by Hong Kong's busy District Court was significantly increased in December 2018.

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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