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Gillian O'Regan

Disclosure pilot scheme under spotlight: application and privilege

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The chancellor of the High Court recently clarified to which cases the disclosure pilot scheme applies.

Richard I Scharlat

New Jersey agreements with employees: new law leaves nowhere to hide

Employment & Benefits - USA
Dentons US LLP

Senate Bill 121 has amended New Jersey's longstanding Law Against Discrimination to prohibit any contractual provision that conceals "the details relating to a claim of discrimination, retaliation, or harassment".

Koketso Molope

How a 'House of Bonang' can house its intellectual property

Intellectual Property - South Africa
KISCH IP

Many celebrities extend their brands by venturing into various industries, such as Bonang Matheba who recently launched her own range of sparkling wine.

Carlos Ramos Miranda

CRE loosens metering obligations for petroleum, petroleum product and petrochemical terminals

Energy & Natural Resources - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) recently issued a resolution which has clarified the scope of the general administrative provisions on metering that apply to holders of permits to store petroleum, petroleum products and petrochemicals.

Samuel Yang

MIIT cracks down on intrusive telemarketing and misuse of personal information

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

Following the Chinese Central TV Station's (CCTV's) broadcast of the 3.15 programme in 2019, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology decided to crack down on telephone harassment and strengthen the protection of personal information in the telecoms and internet sectors.

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.

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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