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Izaan Kuschke

Copyright: the unregistrable, the forgotten and the mighty

Intellectual Property - South Africa

A saga spanning more than five years finally came to an end when all disputes between the Agricultural Research Council (ARC) and the South African and Animal Improvement Association were settled.

Mark Diserio

More than 2 million Australians set for 3.5% wage increase – 2017-2018 Annual Wage Review

Employment & Benefits - Australia
Lander & Rogers

The Fair Work Commission's Expert Panel recently issued its 2017-2018 Annual Wage Review decision.

Liron Elias

Importance of providing insurance policies to insureds

Insurance - Israel
Levitan, Sharon & Co

An insured recently filed a claim against its insurer with the Jerusalem Magistrate Court, which dismissed the claim based on policy exclusions.

Brandon Heard

Release of information contained in drug submissions and medical device applications

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

In December 2017 Heath Canada released proposed amendments to the Food and Drug Regulations and the Medical Devices Regulations, providing for the public release of clinical information contained in drug submissions and medical device applications.

Costas Stamatiou

Supreme Court confirms jurisdiction to determine claims arising in exclusive economic zone

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

In a recent case filed in its admiralty jurisdiction, the Supreme Court of Cyprus had to consider whether accidents which take place in the Cyprus exclusive economic zone (EEZ) give jurisdiction to the Cyprus courts.

Jeremy Prain

Court clarifies impact of 'business rescue' regime on admiralty matters

Shipping & Transport - South Africa

The promulgation of the Companies Act 2008 saw the introduction of a company rehabilitation process termed 'business rescue'.



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