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Lloyd Harmetz

FINRA fines broker-dealer for unsuitable sale of complex securities

Capital Markets - USA
Morrison & Foerster LLP

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority recently censured and fined a Florida-based broker-dealer, including for failing to reasonably supervise sales of complex securities such as structured products and leveraged, inverse and inverse-leveraged exchange-traded funds.

Man Mohan Sharma

CCI fines JDMDA for imposing PIS charges on pharma companies

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) recently imposed a Rs80,185 fine on the Jalgaon District Medicine Dealers Association for collecting product information service (PIS) charges from pharma product manufacturers, thereby restricting medicine supplies in the market.

Abigail Smith

PMPRB releases draft guidelines to operationalise amended Patented Medicines Regulations

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Patented Medicines Prices Review Board recently released new draft guidelines for consultation and a backgrounder.

Simona Zangrandi

Taxation of income transferred to Italian beneficiaries from non-EU resident trusts

Private Client & Offshore Services - Italy
Studio Legale Tributario Biscozzi Nobili

Since the introduction of provisions to the Income Tax Code aimed at regulating the taxation of trusts and related beneficiaries, the tax treatment applicable to income distribution from foreign opaque trusts has not been clarified by law.

Luke Tapp

New DIFC insolvency and employment laws – what do they mean for employment relationships?

Employment & Benefits - United Arab Emirates
Pinsent Masons

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) recently introduced new insolvency and employment laws.

Laura Ruiz

Enforcement of foreign rulings against Supreme Court state ruling

Litigation - Spain
Pérez-Llorca

The Supreme Court recently ruled in a case concerning two elements of international law: state immunity from enforcement and declarations of enforceability.

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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