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Laura Görtz

Corporate penalties and internal investigations

White Collar Crime - Germany
CMS

The federal government plans to create new corporate penalties and abandon the discretionary principle which has thus far applied in corporate prosecutions.

Valerie Allan

Updated field development guidance published by OGA

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

The Oil and Gas Authority recently released updated guidance on planning and gaining consent to UK Continental Shelf field developments.

Arthur Shay

NCC invites public comments on 5G spectrum planning

Telecoms - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

The National Communications Commission (NCC) has initiated a public consultation on 5G spectrum planning and auction preparation.

Samuel B Boxerman

EPA headquarters retain authority to make certain jurisdictional determinations under Clean Water Act

Environment & Climate Change - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator recently issued a memorandum and accompanying revised Delegation of Authority 2-43 retaining the EPA headquarters' authority to make certain jurisdictional determinations under the Clean Water Act Section 404 discharge of dredged or fill material permitting programme.

Katie Lee

First CSPs issued and application fee increased

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Health Canada recently issued the first certificates of supplementary protection (CSPs) against three approvals.

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.

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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