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Yvonne Frederiksen

Where's the limit?

Employment & Benefits - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

Against the backdrop of the #MeToo movement, Parliament adopted a bill to amend the Act on Equal Treatment of Men and Women.

Eugenio Vaccari

Supreme Court of Cassation rules on shareholders' right of withdrawal

Company & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

A recent Court of Cassation decision concerned the amendment of a company's articles of association to considerably increase the percentage of legal reserve and extraordinary statutory reserve before dividends were distributed in favour of shareholders.

Seema S Mansoor

Registered trademark deleted from trademark register for non-use

Intellectual Property - Pakistan
Vellani & Vellani

The Lahore High Court recently heard an appeal of the registrar of trademarks' decision to delete a mark on the grounds of non-use.

Shannon Rajan

FAA downgrades Malaysia's air safety rating

Aviation - Malaysia
SKRINE

Malaysia's International Aviation Safety Assessment air safety rating was recently downgraded from Category 1 to Category 2 by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

Alexander Vogel

New financial service and financial institution regulations

Banking - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

The Federal Council recently decided to put the Swiss Financial Services Act and the Swiss Financial Institutions Act into effect on 1 January 2020 as the last part of the financial market regulations reform project.

Jonathan Cary

In-house lawyer prevented from relying on leaked email and overheard conversation

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

An email containing legal advice leaked to a claimant in an employment dispute did not fall foul of the iniquity principle and therefore remained privileged.

OnDemand

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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