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Brenda A Rogel Salgado

Environmental liability for damage caused by pipelines and storage terminal operations

Environment & Climate Change - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

In view of recent policy changes relating to hydrocarbons and gasoline distribution via pipelines, liability for the remediation of soil and water contamination derived from hydrocarbon spills and leaks at storage terminals and pipelines has become a hot topic.

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.

Andreas Erotocritou

Examinership and limits to its application

Insolvency & Restructuring - Cyprus
AG Erotocritou LLC

The examinership framework – which was introduced to the Companies Law in 2015 – offers an effective mechanism for restructuring financially distressed companies.

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.

Nicos Panayiotou

Supreme Court declares legislation extending paternity leave and benefits to unmarried fathers unconstitutional

Employment & Benefits - Cyprus
George Z Georgiou & Associates LLC

In late 2018 the House of Representatives introduced amendments which granted paternity leave and benefits to unmarried working fathers.

Chen Yingnan

Government issues new policies and regulations to develop PV industry

Energy & Natural Resources - China
Broad & Bright

As photovoltaic (PV) technology advances, development and construction costs continue to decrease.

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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