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Seema S Mansoor

Registered trademark deleted from trademark register for non-use

Intellectual Property - Pakistan
Vellani & Vellani

The Lahore High Court recently heard an appeal of the registrar of trademarks' decision to delete a mark on the grounds of non-use.

José Alberto Campos Vargas

Vaping prohibition on grounds of health risk deemed unconstitutional

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Mexico
Sanchez DeVanny Eseverri SC

The regulation of and risks associated with vaping are among the most debated topics among health authorities and industry players worldwide.

Alexander Vogel

Trends and developments in Swiss financial market regulation

Banking - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

Besides securing Switzerland's access to the EU financial markets, new objectives have emerged from advancing digitalisation and technological progress in the banking sector.

Agnieszka Fedor

Amendments to Code of Civil Procedure

Employment & Benefits - Poland
Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak

The Act of 4 July 2019 – which amended the Code of Civil Procedure and other acts, including Poland's labour and social security law – has received significant attention.

Samuel Yang

Draft rules on collection of personal data by apps revised

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

The App Governance Panel recently published a new draft of the Information Security Technology – Basic Specification for Collecting Personal Information in Mobile Internet Applications.

Shubhangi Pathak

FDI in insurance intermediaries – an update

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

The Insurance Regulatory Development Authority of India (IRDAI) recently notified the Indian Insurance Companies (Foreign Investment) Amendment Rules 2019 and the IRDAI (Insurance Intermediaries) (Amendment) Regulations 2019, which have introduced additional conditions with which insurance intermediaries that have a majority shareholding of foreign investors must comply.

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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