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Mathoto Masetla-Mafa

Who can apply for a patent? Applicant versus inventor

Intellectual Property - South Africa
KISCH IP

A granted patent is a highly lucrative commercial tool in the hands of the patent applicant.

James Morgan-Payler

Construction disputes: maximising time and cost efficiencies

Arbitration & ADR - International
Norton Rose Fulbright

In construction disputes, a significant amount of legal time (and therefore expense) is often spent simply locating and trying to understand the relevance of key documents because of poor document management practices throughout the project lifecycle.

Timothy P Tobin

Nevada's new privacy law with data sale opt-out right will take effect before CCPA

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

Senate Bill 220 was recently signed into law, making Nevada the first state to join California in granting consumers the right to opt out of the sale of their personal information.

Enare Erim

Who is the official Receiver of Wrecks?

Shipping & Transport - Nigeria
Akabogu & Associates

Wrecks pose a real danger to navigational safety and the marine environment and their expeditious removal, control and management is therefore a key concern.

Michael Lips

Latest environmental legislation in effect and in the pipeline

Environment & Climate Change - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

This article summarises key amendments to Swiss environmental laws which either came into effect in recent months or will come into effect in the foreseeable future.

Daksha Baxi

Family settlements: the panacea to familial disharmony

Private Client & Offshore Services - India
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Wealth-related disputes are common – even when family and relationships are valued over material needs.

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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