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Samuel Yang

New proposal to fine parties which install surveillance in private locations

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Shenzhen Municipality Justice Bureau recently issued draft regulations on the administration of public security video and image systems for public comment.

B Otis Felder

Duck boat owners avoid seeking limitation, ducking potential exposure to punitive damages

Shipping & Transport - USA
Wilson Elser

Whether a party should seek to apply general maritime law to an incident is not always obvious and the consequences can be even less apparent.

Benoît Merkt

Redaction of personal data in reports published by Swiss Competition Commission

Competition & Antitrust - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Federal Administrative Court (FAC) recently confirmed that the Swiss Competition Commission's decision to publish the contents of a preliminary investigation's final report must comply with the Federal Act on Data Protection and the Cartel Act.

Urszula Wojtyra

Supreme Court denies Apotex leave to appeal decision regarding India facilities

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

In 2018 the Federal Court of Appeal dismissed Apotex's appeal of a judicial review decision of the Therapeutic Products Directorate (TPD), finding that the Federal Court made no reviewable error in its conclusion that the TPD's decision was not improperly motivated.

Eugenio Vaccari

Supreme Court of Cassation examines shareholders' agreements and put option clauses

Company & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

The Supreme Court of Cassation recently examined the admissibility of a put option clause in a shareholders' agreement of a joint stock company by which one shareholder was committed to indemnify the other shareholders from any losses arising from payments to the company for stock capital contributions or other payments having a similar effect.

Lawrence Theall

Ontario court rejects well-established rules for interpreting insurance policy exclusions

Insurance - Canada
Theall Group LLP

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently concluded that insurance policies should be interpreted differently when multiple insurers are involved.

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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