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Beril Yayla Sapan

Procedural changes in labour cases

Employment & Benefits - Turkey
Gün + Partners

The Labour Courts Act has introduced a number of changes and amended the appeal procedure for labour disputes.

Nikolai Brøvig

Cybersecurity on Norwegian Continental Shelf

Energy & Natural Resources - Norway
Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS

Operators and non-operating petroleum licensees on the Norwegian Continental Shelf must establish emergency preparedness and implement measures to deal with any risks to their petroleum activities.

Kenneth D Basch

Changes to registration requirements: why aircraft financiers should be on alert

Aviation - Brazil
Basch & Rameh

A tax regulation that was promulgated in 2016 has taken effect in ways that are now affecting aircraft lessors and lenders to Brazilian carriers, including by imposing requirements concerning the identification of lessor entities' ultimate beneficial owners and increasing the document disclosure requirements on lessors and lenders in cross-border aircraft finance transactions.

Roderick Chalmers Hoynck van Papendrecht

The considerable value of Max Verstappen's likeness

Intellectual Property - Netherlands
AKD NV

The Amsterdam District Court recently allowed a substantial damages claim following Dutch grocery delivery start-up Picnic's unlawful use of a lookalike of the famous Formula 1 driver Max Verstappen.

Omar Morales

Nothing is certain but death and taxes: Tax Department considers taxation of cryptocurrencies

Corporate Tax - Chile
Montt y Cia SA

A taxpayer recently requested a ruling from the Tax Department on the treatment of gains from cryptocurrency transactions for income and value added tax purposes, as cryptocurrencies are not specifically regulated in Chile or recognised as legal tender or foreign currency.

Mathieu Laurent

Court of Appeal rules on procedural standing of shareholders to challenge corporate decisions

Litigation - Luxembourg
Luther SA

The Court of Appeal recently ruled that shareholders have a right to seek an annulment of decisions made by their company's board of directors.

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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