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Carolin Schilling-Schulz

Prohibition on passing on commission in reinsurance context – exemption uncertainty

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The controversial prohibition on passing on commission forbids brokers and insurers from granting or promising special remuneration to policyholders, insured persons or beneficiaries under an insurance contract.

Oliver Quarmby

New AIC code and implications for LSE-listed offshore companies

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

The Association of Investment Companies Code of Corporate Governance (AIC code) is a framework of best practice for the governance of investment companies.

Samuel Yang

New proposal to fine parties which install surveillance in private locations

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Shenzhen Municipality Justice Bureau recently issued draft regulations on the administration of public security video and image systems for public comment.

Rami D Fakhoury

New presidential border security and immigration memorandum

Immigration - USA
Fakhoury Global Immigration

President Donald Trump has issued a memorandum to the attorney general and secretary of homeland security as a follow-up measure to a recent proclamation which declared a national emergency in order to address the security and humanitarian crisis at the US-Mexico border.

Ole Kristian Olsby

Proposal to strengthen position of whistleblowers

Employment & Benefits - Norway
Homble Olsby Advokatfirma AS

Parliament is processing a proposal for amendments to employment legislation concerning whistleblowers to further strengthen their position.

David R Hamill

US-Mexico border update: delays continue

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Companies have been on high alert since hearing about a potential shutdown of the US-Mexico border.

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