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Samuel B Boxerman

EPA proposes 'secret science' rulemaking

Environment & Climate Change - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed a rule which would prohibit the use of scientific studies to support new regulations unless the studies' underlying data is publicly available for independent validation.

Hao Zhan

Rise of private health insurance: challenges and opportunities

Insurance - China
AnJie Law Firm

Despite a range of stakeholders having vested interests in developing the private health insurance market, it has remained underdeveloped and is generally considered by Chinese insurers to be unprofitable compared with life insurance lines.

Sybille Rexer

No compensation for missed flight due to security check delays

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

In its latest decision, the Federal Court of Justice has reiterated that passengers are responsible for their own schedules and must allow sufficient time for airport security checks.

Jessica Williams

Court declines to restrain foreign trust proceedings

Litigation - Cayman Islands
Harney Westwood & Riegels LLP

The recent Grand Court decision in T Co v AA, BB, CC, DD, EE (a minor) is a good reminder of the court's approach to service out of the jurisdiction and provides insight on the scope of jurisdiction clauses contained in trust instruments..

Felix Goebel

Contractual risk exclusion of intervention by customs authorities in transport insurance

Shipping & Transport - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The Federal Court of Justice recently ruled on two risk exclusion clauses in transport insurance policies that are especially relevant for the export and import industries.

Claudia Bock

Competition Authority fines firm for restrictive clauses in lease agreements

Competition & Antitrust - Czech Republic
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

Restrictive clauses are common in commercial lease agreements.



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