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Joanne Edwards

Practical process of obtaining a nuptial agreement

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The practical process of entering into a nuptial agreement may not be as difficult as it first seems.

Philip Lapin

Save money: file your multi-class applications now

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Canadian trademark law will be overhauled on 17 June 2019, with many significant changes – both procedural and substantive – coming into effect.

Renato Tastardi Portella

New government measures to tackle corruption: does the buck stop here?

White Collar Crime - Brazil
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados

Despite the steps taken by Brazil to fight corruption in recent years, it remains one of the main challenges for the country.

Matthieu de Varax

Leisure drones: new rules for telepilots

Aviation - France
Odi-se Avocats

French drone legislation was recently updated to require telepilots who fly drones for leisure purposes to undergo specific training.

Camilla Paoletti

Just desserts: CADE fines company for exclusivity practices in ice cream market

Competition & Antitrust - Brazil
BMA Barbosa Mussnich Aragao

The Administrative Council for Economic Defence (CADE) tribunal recently fined Unilever R29.4 million for abusing its dominant position in the impulse ice cream (ie, ice cream for immediate consumption) market.

Yiota Georgiou

Amendment of Judicial Practice Code

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Judicial Practice Code was recently amended to provide that no judge, whether sitting alone or as a member of a panel of judges of an adjudicating court, can hear a case in which a party is represented by a lawyer who is a family member of the judge or works in the same firm or office as a family member of the judge.

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