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Armand Aviges

French Administrative Supreme Court cancels Ministry of Health decision on assessment of public health interests

Healthcare & Life Sciences - France
Altana

The French Administrative Supreme Court recently cancelled the Ministry of Health's decision to refuse to include Adcetris's extension of indication on the list enabling healthcare establishments to invoice drugs directly to the French health insurance system, which was based on a National Authority for Health opinion.

Valery Narezhniy

Main changes to company taxation in 2020

Corporate Tax - Russia
Gorodissky & Partners

Over the past year, Parliament has adopted several laws amending the Tax Code regarding the taxation of legal entities.

Michael D Birnbaum

Supreme Court will decide courts' authority to order disgorgement in SEC enforcement cases

Capital Markets - USA
Morrison & Foerster LLP

The Supreme Court recently granted a writ of certiorari to address whether the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) may obtain disgorgement in civil injunctive actions filed in the federal courts.

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.

Matthew Nolan

Transpacific Steel secures trade court win for security tariffs on steel from Turkey

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The US Court of International Trade recently denied the Trump administration's motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by an importer challenging the government's use of a Cold War-era trade law to double national security tariffs on steel imports from Turkey.

Pooja Ramchandani

Regulating India's gig economy

Employment & Benefits - India
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

The Ministry of Labour and Employment recently published the draft Code on Social Security 2019 in an attempt to amalgamate, simplify and rationalise the laws on social security.

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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