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Stella Koukounis

Forced sale orders on grounds of unfair prejudice and oppression

Company & Commercial - Cyprus
Solsidus Law

Shareholder petitions of unfair prejudice have been compared to divorce petitions.

Vilma Toshie Kutomi

Immigration Law introduces new rules – what you need to know

Immigration - Brazil
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados

In November 2017 the new Immigration Law, which is regulated by Decree 9199/2017, came into force.

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.

Stefan Sax

ECJ opines on insolvency-related ancillary claims against members of creditors' committees

Insolvency & Restructuring - European Union
Clifford Chance LLP

The European Court of Justice recently extended the international jurisdiction of the court where the insolvency was opened through so-called 'annex competence' and insolvency-related 'ancillary claims and proceedings'.

Sung-Nam Kim

Trade dress protection for service providers and new provision on theft of ideas

Intellectual Property - South Korea
Kim & Chang

An important amendment to the Unfair Competition Prevention and Trade Secret Protection Act will come into effect in July 2018.

Jonathan Addo

Avoiding evasion: court takes pragmatic approach to serving uncooperative defendants abroad

Private Client & Offshore Services - British Virgin Islands
Harney Westwood & Riegels

International litigation and asset recovery require the pursuit of defendants and their assets across borders; therefore, it is a routine aspect of BVI litigation for claimants to serve legal documents abroad.



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