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Liron Elias

Importance of providing insurance policies to insureds

Insurance - Israel
Levitan, Sharon & Co

An insured recently filed a claim against its insurer with the Jerusalem Magistrate Court, which dismissed the claim based on policy exclusions.

Abigail Smith

Procedural decisions relating to Herceptin under amended PMNOC Regulations

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Two recent decisions addressed procedure under the 2017 amendments to the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.

Jonathan Addo

Avoiding evasion: court takes pragmatic approach to serving uncooperative defendants abroad

Litigation - British Virgin Islands
Harney Westwood & Riegels

International litigation and asset recovery require the pursuit of defendants and their assets across borders; therefore, it is a routine aspect of BVI litigation for claimants to serve legal documents abroad.

Chiagozie Hilary-Nwokonko

New oil producing states following discovery of deposits

Energy & Natural Resources - Nigeria
Streamsowers & Köhn

The House of Representatives recently considered a motion to declare Kogi, Enugu and Anambra oil producing states following the discovery of oil and gas deposits in commercial quantities.

Marie Berard

Court of Appeal rules on arbitrators' duty to disclose

Arbitration & ADR - United Kingdom
Clifford Chance LLP

The Court of Appeal recently found that there was no appearance of bias where an arbitrator had accepted multiple arbitral appointments from one party to several arbitrations where the subject matter of the arbitrations was the same or overlapping.

Birgit Matthiesen

Trump issues Section 232 tariff exemptions, but companies must remain diligent

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Canadian business leaders greeted President Trump's announcement that the exemptions for Canada (and Mexico) from the double-digit Section 232 tariffs on certain steel and aluminium imports will be extended.

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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