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Abigail Smith

Procedural decisions relating to Herceptin under amended PMNOC Regulations

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Two recent decisions addressed procedure under the 2017 amendments to the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.

Johannes Stalzer

The time has come: Federal Procurement Act 2018 just around the corner

Projects & Procurement - Austria
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

More than four years after the entry into force of the new EU Public Procurement Directive, more than two years after the deadline for transposition and more than one year after publication of the first transposition draft, the time has come.

Matthew Kirtland

Enforcement regimes under New York and Washington Conventions – a tale of two cities

Arbitration & ADR - International
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

There are two principal treaties which govern the enforcement of international arbitral awards in foreign jurisdictions: the New York Convention and the Washington Convention.

Kevin Bowers

First Conduct Rule breaches: not just anti-competitive, but illegal

Employment & Benefits - Hong Kong
Howse Williams Bowers

The Competition Commission recently issued an advisory bulletin on the potential risks that could arise under the Competition Ordinance (Cap 619) in the employment context.

Heinrich Louw

Raising jurisdictional issues

Corporate Tax - South Africa
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

The focus of a recent Supreme Court of Appeal case was not the merits of the dispute between the parties, but rather the correctness of the procedure that the taxpayer had followed in its appeal to the Tax Court.

Mike Van De Graaf

Agenda setting: Supreme Court clarifies shareholders' rights for general meetings

Litigation - Netherlands

The Supreme Court recently clarified the scope of shareholders' rights under the Civil Code with regard to (non-binding) voting items on general meeting agendas.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey