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Babajide Oladipo Ogundipe

Fraud investigations arising from arbitral proceedings

White Collar Crime - Nigeria
Sofunde Osakwe Ogundipe & Belgore

The High Court of England and Wales recently granted claimants in an arbitration leave to enforce an award against the Nigerian Ministry of Petroleum Resources.

Yvonne Frederiksen

Are employers responsible for others' behaviour?

Employment & Benefits - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

A care assistant was treated in a sexually offensive manner by a disabled individual for whom she had been hired to care.

Sergey Medvedev

Regulator clarifies key aspects of trademark use in keywords

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Russia
Gorodissky & Partners

Keywords play an important role in e-marketing.

Alexander Vogel

New financial service and financial institution regulations

Banking - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

The Federal Council recently decided to put the Swiss Financial Services Act and the Swiss Financial Institutions Act into effect on 1 January 2020 as the last part of the financial market regulations reform project.

Srdjana Petronijević

Competition authority imposes landmark fine under leniency programme

Competition & Antitrust - Serbia
Moravčević Vojnović and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

The Commission for the Protection of Competition has published its first leniency decision in a cartel case, following a report by one of the cartel participants.

Chris Whitehouse

Prevention principle – can parties sue for breach of contract occasioned by their own breach?

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

In a recent High Court case, the defendants successfully resisted summary judgment for breach of contract on the basis of the prevention principle, which excuses a breach of contract where the other party's actions caused it.

OnDemand

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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