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Maurus Winzap

Swiss Upper House issues revised Tax Proposal 17

Corporate Tax - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Council of States recently issued a revised version of Tax Proposal 17, a proposal for corporate tax reform.

Samuel B Boxerman

BLM appeals order blocking Waste Prevention Rule rescission

Environment & Climate Change - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The US Bureau of Land Management has filed an appeal with the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to reverse a Northern District of California judge's preliminary injunction staying a final rule to delay compliance dates for the 2016 Waste Prevention Rule.

Parham Kouchikali

Court finds no contract without parties' signatures

Litigation - United Kingdom

In a recent dispute about the existence of a contract, the High Court found that the parties intended to be bound only when all parties had signed.

Ariane Claverie

New bill on social elections: making certain processes paperless

Employment & Benefits - Luxembourg

A new bill that was recently submitted to the Chamber of Deputies aims to modify several articles of the Labour Code which concern social elections in order to make certain administrative processes paperless within the context of social dialogue.

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.

Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

National Commercial Court decision sets favourable precedent for Argentine aviation industry

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

A recent National Commercial Court decision has set a favourable precedent for the aviation industry in Argentina.



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