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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.

Charlotte Henschen

Court of Appeal: agency is not always enough to engage law of bribery and secret commissions

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The Court of Appeal recently held that a seller paying a fee to an acquisition agent without the buyer's knowledge does not render the contract for sale void or voidable.

Costanza Mariconda

Supreme Court of Cassation rules on nullity of arbitral award for late delivery of decision

Arbitration & ADR - Italy
Mariconda e Associati Studio Legale

The Supreme Court of Cassation recently found that parties alleging nullity of an arbitral award for the late delivery of the decision must notify the other parties and arbitrators before the award's deliberation pursuant to the Code of Civil Procedure.

Alexander Vida

Who owns a mark used by multiple business parties?

Intellectual Property - Hungary
Danubia Patent and Law Office LLC

In a recent dispute between the inventor and marketer of a food supplement gel, the Hungarian Intellectual Property Office, the Metropolitan Tribunal and the Metropolitan Court of Appeal had to determine the true owner of the associated word and device marks.

Anne-Marie Bohan

Brexit and contracts – a practical guide for Irish businesses

Company & Commercial - Ireland
Matheson

Irish businesses trying to navigate the current Brexit landscape should consider the impact of events on their contractual relationships.

Barış Ertekin

Financial distress and board of directors' liabilities

Insolvency & Restructuring - Turkey
Selvi & Ertekin

Pursuant to Article 376/3 of the Commercial Code, where there are signs that a company is in financial distress, its board of directors should prepare an interim balance sheet.

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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