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Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Plane and simple changes to airfares

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

In the context of deregulating the aviation sector and attracting low-cost carriers, the Ministry of Transportation recently issued Resolution 656/2018, which allows domestic carriers to charge any fare that they wish under certain circumstances.

Kaori Yamada

Is JFTC Asia's frontrunner in investigating e-commerce platforms?

Competition & Antitrust - Japan
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

The Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) has been noticeably vocal regarding its intention to keep a close eye on e-commerce.

Michael Withington

Hong Kong reinsurers to receive preferential treatment from Chinese regulators

Insurance - Hong Kong
Howse Williams Bowers

The Hong Kong Insurance Authority (HKIA) has achieved a consensus with the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission that the latter will provide preferential treatment to Hong Kong reinsurers by reducing the reinsurance credit risk requirement under China's Risk-Oriented Solvency System for mainland insurers that use Hong Kong reinsurers authorised by the HKIA.

Teresa Polino

United States and Mexico shake on NAFTA renegotiation deal

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The United States and Mexico recently announced an agreement regarding key issues that have been the focus of trilateral discussions between the United States, Mexico and Canada for over one year.

Thomas Mundry

Share transfers and company exits

Company & Commercial - Russia
Noerr LLP

There are a number of restrictions on share transfers in Russia which companies should bear in mind.

Paul Gonzi

New (now suspended) legal notices

Employment & Benefits - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

Four new legal notices affecting employment laws were recently published in the Government Gazette.



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