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Simon J Little

Private M&A on trial: damages for breach of private M&A accounting warranty

Corporate Finance/M&A - United Kingdom
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

The High Court of Justice recently considered two disputes regarding breaches of warranties arising from the acquisitions of private companies.

Antony Sassi

Subpoena in aid of disciplinary challenge

Litigation - Hong Kong

The High Court has once again been asked to review its jurisdiction to grant permission to issue subpoenas directed at witnesses.

Hao Zhan

Why doesn't safe harbour rule apply to non-IP monopoly agreements?

Competition & Antitrust - China
AnJie Law Firm

The State Administration for Market Supervision recently promulgated the Interim Provisions for Prohibiting Monopoly Agreements.

Cesare Galli

Supreme Court of Cassation reverses patent limitation decision

Intellectual Property - Italy
IP Law Galli

The Supreme Court of Cassation recently reversed a Milan Court of Appeal ruling on patent limitation.

Pranay Bhatia

CBDT clarifies assessment procedure for start-ups

Corporate Tax - India

The Central Board of Direct Tax (CBDT) recently issued a circular clarifying the applicability of Section 56(2)(viib) of the Income Tax Act and the procedure that must be followed by tax officers in assessment proceedings.

Abigail Smith

PMPRB Steering Committee on Modernisation of Price Review Process Guidelines releases final report

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Patented Medicines Prices Review Board (PMPRB) Steering Committee on the Modernisation of Price Review Process Guidelines recently released its final report summarising its deliberations in providing stakeholder feedback on the proposed new framework for the regulation of the prices of patented medicines.



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