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Deepshikha Dutt

Court dismisses statutory misrepresentation claim against credit union board in landmark decision

Litigation - Canada

For the first time, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has released a decision that considers issues of statutory misrepresentation in an offering statement under the Credit Unions and Caisses Populaires Act 1994.

Alain Levy

How to deal with existing pre-emption rights in private M&A transactions

Corporate Finance/M&A - France

The Supreme Court recently ruled that the granting of a call option over an asset which is subject to a pre-emption right violates such pre-emption right.

Matej Kosalko

Termination of contract does not terminate arbitration clause

Arbitration & ADR - Slovakia
Allen & Overy LLP

A recent Banska Bystrica Regional Court decision is one of many which give a positive outlook for arbitration in Slovakia and can be equated with court decisions in arbitration-friendly jurisdictions.

Daniel R Zuccherino

Sweet tooth: new appellation of origin introduced

Intellectual Property - Argentina
Obligado & Cia

Law 25,163/1999 and Law 25,380/2000 govern appellations of origin in Argentina for wines and wine-based spirits as well as agricultural and food products, respectively.

Christopher B Kende

Reflections on Boeing's exposure following 737 MAX crashes

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

A software issue is suggested to have played a role in the two horrific crashes involving the new Boeing 737 MAX.

Richard I Scharlat

New Jersey agreements with employees: new law leaves nowhere to hide

Employment & Benefits - USA
Dentons US LLP

Senate Bill 121 has amended New Jersey's longstanding Law Against Discrimination to prohibit any contractual provision that conceals "the details relating to a claim of discrimination, retaliation, or harassment".



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey