International Law Office

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Abigail Smith

Health Canada issues updated guidance on PMNOC Regulations

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Health Canada recently issued updated guidance on the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) (PMNOC) Regulations.

Theodore Fong

Kickbacks: recovering ill-gotten gains

Employment & Benefits - Canada

Key employees, which are crucial to the success of any organisation, are entrusted with authority and autonomy to execute their duties.

Olivier Hari

Simplifying foreign insolvency and restructuring decisions' recognition regime in Switzerland

Insolvency & Restructuring - Switzerland
Schellenberg Wittmer

In March 2018 the Swiss Parliament adopted revisions to the international insolvency provisions of the Private International Law Act which aimed to simplify the country's insolvency and restructuring regime.

Nicola Roberts

Cross-border insolvency and restructuring

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey

As a jurisdiction, Jersey is at the heart of cross-border insolvency and restructuring.

David Williams

Forms of authority for medical records post-GDPR

IT & Internet - United Kingdom
DAC Beachcroft

In defending personal injury claims, the ability of compensating insurers and their representatives to seek access to the claimant's medical records is often important in enabling claims to be scrutinised and medical evidence to be obtained.

Ian Mann

Singapore and BVI courts cooperate against cross-border fraud

Litigation - British Virgin Islands
Harney Westwood & Riegels

The Singapore Court of Appeal recently ruled to reinstate and expand a Mareva injunction against fraudster defendants in a conspiracy claim, providing strong support for an earlier decision of the BVI Commercial Court in related proceedings.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey