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Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

National Commercial Court decision sets favourable precedent for Argentine aviation industry

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

A recent National Commercial Court decision has set a favourable precedent for the aviation industry in Argentina.

Xingnan Ming

Keemun GI certification trademark invalidated

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Peksung

The Beijing High Court recently overturned a first-instance judgment relating to a certification trademark filed by the Keemun Black Tea Association.

Ignacio Garcia

Employment liability cannot be avoided by hiring staff through affiliates or related entities

Employment & Benefits - Chile
Porzio Rios Garcia

When structuring their businesses, companies must keep in mind that employment liability cannot be avoided by hiring personnel through their company affiliates or related entities.

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.

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.

Samuel B Boxerman

BLM appeals order blocking Waste Prevention Rule rescission

Environment & Climate Change - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The US Bureau of Land Management has filed an appeal with the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to reverse a Northern District of California judge's preliminary injunction staying a final rule to delay compliance dates for the 2016 Waste Prevention Rule.



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