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Nicos Panayiotou

New legislation for pregnant women and new mothers in workplace

Employment & Benefits - Cyprus
George Z Georgiou & Associates LLC

Parliament recently introduced new legislation that aims to promote and support breastfeeding in the workplace and enhance the legal protection for working pregnant women and new mothers.

Martin Foerster

Supreme Court manages shopping centre management costs

Real Estate - Austria
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Service charge provisions in shopping centre lease agreements frequently give rise to disputes between landlords and shop operators.

Birgit Matthiesen

Trump issues Section 232 tariff exemptions, but companies must remain diligent

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Canadian business leaders greeted President Trump's announcement that the exemptions for Canada (and Mexico) from the double-digit Section 232 tariffs on certain steel and aluminium imports will be extended.

Vilma Toshie Kutomi

Immigration Law introduces new rules – what you need to know

Immigration - Brazil
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados

In November 2017 the new Immigration Law, which is regulated by Decree 9199/2017, came into force.

Huayan Liao

New measures enhance development of distributed wind power projects

Energy & Natural Resources - China
Broad & Bright

The National Energy Administration recently issued the Interim Administrative Measures for the Development and Construction of Distributed Wind Power Projects, which aim to simplify the existing approval and development process for wind power projects.

Manuela Weber

Regional court prohibits HolidayPirates' error fare alerts

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The Munich Regional Court recently addressed the promotion of error fares by an online portal for cheap flights, hotels and travel packages in Germany.

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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