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Urszula Wojtyra

National pharmacare update: publication of advisory council's final report

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The minister of health recently published the final report from the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare.

Maximilian Guth

Pleasure yacht insurance: navigating without up-to-date charts and proper voyage plan

Shipping & Transport - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

In a notable hull insurance case, the Celle Court of Appeal dismissed an action brought by an assured pleasure yacht owner who had been sailing on the Baltic Sea and ran aground.

Jadon Wolmarans

What to do when your product is copied

Intellectual Property - South Africa
KISCH IP

South Africa has seen a dramatic rise in entrepreneurial activity, with many seeking to launch new products in the marketplace.

Luke Tapp

New DIFC Employment Law – everything you need to know

Employment & Benefits - United Arab Emirates
Pinsent Masons

The new Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Employment Law has now been published and will come into force on 28 August 2019.

Shaun Hashim

Ontario Court of Appeal: insured's failure to provide up-to-date address not breach of duty to cooperate

Insurance - Canada
Theall Group LLP

The Ontario Court of Appeal recently reconfirmed that an insured's duty to cooperate with defence council appointed by its insurer is not subject to a standard of perfection.

Nicolas Contis

International Chamber of Paris Commercial Court and International Chamber of Paris Court of Appeal: one year later

Litigation - France
Kalliopé

In 2018 two protocols establishing the rules applicable to proceedings brought before the modernised International Chamber of the Paris Commercial Court and the new International Chamber of the Paris Court of Appeal (collectively the ICCP) were signed.

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