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Samuel B Boxerman

EPA will revise greenhouse gas emission standards for light-duty vehicles

Environment & Climate Change - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently re-evaluated its January 2017 mid-term evaluation final determination of greenhouse gas emission standards for model year 2022-2025 light-duty vehicles, initially set in 2012.

Yaroslav Klimov

Strategic enforcement tips for in-house counsel

Arbitration & ADR - International
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

While there are cases that involve claims for declaratory relief or specific performance, disputes are most often about payment.

Magali Cournoyer-Proulx

What is the origin of a name – not as innocent a question as it seems

Employment & Benefits - Canada

The Human Rights Tribunal recently examined discrimination in hiring, specifically in regard to ethnic or national origin.

Zama Buthelezi

How can I copyright my idea?

Intellectual Property - South Africa

IP attorneys frequently hear from clients that want to copyright their ideas.

Catarina Brito Ferreira

Merchant solar projects in Portugal: growing interest and challenges

Energy & Natural Resources - Portugal
Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados

With the increasing number of projects being licensed under market rules, renewable energy generators are now faced with energy trading under organised markets, without a traditional power purchase agreement with the off-taker.

Martin Hemmer

Electronic exchange of patient data: consent in view of Supreme Court decision, GDPR and future regulations

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Netherlands

In 2011 the Senate rejected the legislative proposal to establish a mandatory electronic patient record.



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