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Katie Lee

Federal Court dismisses Servier's application for order of prohibition regarding salt patent

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Federal Court recently dismissed Servier's application for a prohibition order under the pre-amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations for Canadian Patent 2,423,825 regarding a perindopril arginine/amlodipine product (Servier's Viacoram).

Llewellyn V Boyer-Cartwright

Government reopens negotiations on overflight fees and airspace management

Aviation - Bahamas
Callenders & Co

The Bahamas' flight information region airspace comprises tens of thousands of miles and is subject to significant overflight activity.

Enare Erim

Who is the official Receiver of Wrecks?

Shipping & Transport - Nigeria
Akabogu & Associates

Wrecks pose a real danger to navigational safety and the marine environment and their expeditious removal, control and management is therefore a key concern.

Hao Zhan

Who is China's new insurance regulator?

Insurance - China
AnJie Law Firm

The China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission was recently formally unveiled in Beijing, marking the official launch of the new regulatory authority.

Mathoto Masetla-Mafa

Who can apply for a patent? Applicant versus inventor

Intellectual Property - South Africa
KISCH IP

A granted patent is a highly lucrative commercial tool in the hands of the patent applicant.

Antony Sassi

Court reviews non-party costs orders

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The High Court recently reiterated the general principles which govern its power to order a non-party to pay the costs of another party to court proceedings.

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

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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