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Aaron Goonrey

Freedom of expression versus work obligations

Employment & Benefits - Australia
Lander & Rogers

The Federal Court recently upheld an employee's dismissal after he had criticised his law firm's clients in an opinion piece in two newspapers.

Carsten Vyvers

Discounted tariffs: change of legal position?

Aviation - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

A recent Frankfurt am Main Local Court decision is a useful reminder that in the event of an assertion of claims under the EU Flight Delay Compensation Regulation, the associated booking conditions must be considered when determining claim validity.

Vsevolod Volkov

Enforcement of arbitral awards by sanctioned entities: courts test public policy exception

Arbitration & ADR - Ukraine
Everlegal

Although the Ukrainian courts have released little jurisprudence with respect to the application of sanctions, this practice is gaining traction in response to Russian aggression in Crimea and the Donbas region.

Shubhangi Pathak

100% FDI in insurance intermediaries: a welcome change

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

Since 2015, foreign investment in insurers and insurance intermediaries has been capped at 49%.

Samuel Yang

New Guiding Opinions on Strengthening Industrial Internet Safety

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and nine other authorities recently published the Guiding Opinions on Strengthening Industrial Internet Safety in the context of establishing China's industrial internet security guarantee system.

Stephan Schmalzl

Credit insurance – void assignment for breach of banking secrecy

Banking - Austria
Schima Mayer Starlinger

The Supreme Court recently extended to credit insurers its established jurisprudence that banking secrecy may prevent a statutory transfer of credit claims on fulfilment of such claims by a third party.

OnDemand

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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