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Maciej Durbas

Res iudicata saga continues

Arbitration & ADR - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

The Supreme Court has previously opted for both a broad and a narrow understanding of res iudicata in Polish arbitration law.

Sian Edmunds

Food and drink businesses: are you Brexit ready?

Product Regulation & Liability - United Kingdom
Burges Salmon LLP

After more than three years of 'will we, won't we?' uncertainty, 31 January 2020 marked the day that the United Kingdom officially left the European Union; however, this is just the beginning of the real process of change.

Will Pearce

Public M&A on trial: contested takeover schemes

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

UK public takeovers can be structured either as a court-approved scheme of arrangement under the Companies Act 2006 or a contractual offer.

Robin D Adelstein

FTC and DOJ release 2020 Draft Vertical Merger Guidelines for public comment

Competition & Antitrust - USA
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

The Department of Justice Antitrust Division and the Federal Trade Commission have announced the release of the 2020 Draft Vertical Merger Guidelines (VMG) for a 30-day comment period.

Michael Hanson

Pension scheme amendments

Employment & Benefits - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

Provisions of the National Pension Scheme (Occupational Pensions) Amendment Act 2019 recently came into force.

Ruey-Sen Tsai

Copyright protection and Fair Trade Act: handbag design issues

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

In the ever-changing fashion industry, every signature handbag design represents the designer's endeavour and the brand's goodwill.

OnDemand

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China, European Union, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan

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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