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Timothy P Tobin

Nevada's new privacy law with data sale opt-out right will take effect before CCPA

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

Senate Bill 220 was recently signed into law, making Nevada the first state to join California in granting consumers the right to opt out of the sale of their personal information.

Jessica Moldaver

Proposed federal changes for training benefits, pay equity and more

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

Budget 2019 proposes a number of employment-related changes focused on supporting and engaging the middle-class workforce.

Ruey-Sen Tsai

Registering Chinese translations or transliterations of foreign trademarks

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

As Chinese (Mandarin) is Taiwan's national language, many foreign companies use Chinese translations or transliterations of their foreign brands (trademarks) in order to expand into the Taiwanese market.

Daksha Baxi

Family settlements: the panacea to familial disharmony

Private Client & Offshore Services - India
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Wealth-related disputes are common – even when family and relationships are valued over material needs.

Rayan Houdrouge

Stricter language skill requirements for foreign nationals

Immigration - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Foreign Nationals Act has been renamed the Foreign Nationals and Integration Act, with effect from 1 January 2019.

Shubhangi Pathak

Draft guidelines address conflict of interest situations

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority recently issued the Exposure Draft on Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Conflict of Interest) Guidelines 2019, which seek to provide guidance on the conflicts of interest that arise between insurers and other insurance companies or intermediaries which have the same directors..

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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