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Gönenç Gürkaynak

Competition aspects of merger control: 2019 M&A status report

Competition & Antitrust - Turkey
ELIG Gurkaynak Attorneys-at-Law

The Competition Board recently published its annual M&A status report, which outlines statistics on merger control decisions with regard to the number of transactions, the parties' country of origin, economic activities and transaction values.

Garon Anthony

Beware of Quincecare: update from Supreme Court

Company & Commercial - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

In 2018 the Court of Appeal rejected a stockbrocker's appeal against the High Court's decision that it owed a client a Quincecare duty.

Phillip Ashley

Oil and gas: English and Scottish courts define limits of lawful protest

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

The past 12 months have seen increased efforts by environmental activists to disrupt the business of oil and gas companies (or those associated with them) and draw attention to their campaigns against the use and production of fossil fuels.

Damian Evans

Jersey Royal Court declares trustee's exercise of power void

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

The Royal Court recently declared void certain actions of a trustee by which the assets of two Jersey law trusts had been transferred into a circular ownerless corporate structure, terminating the trusts.

Kay C Georgi

US-China trade war ceasefire: important tariff information

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The United States and China recently signed a long-awaited trade agreement after nearly two years of a trade war that has resulted in crippling tariffs.

Charles Allen

Top court confirms basis for indemnity costs

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The Court of Final Appeal recently reaffirmed the principles applicable when the courts consider making an enhanced award of costs in favour of the successful party (ie, 'indemnity costs').

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China, European Union, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan

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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