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Srdjana Petronijević

Conditional merger clearance triggers abuse of dominance proceedings

Competition & Antitrust - Serbia
Moravčević Vojnović and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

The Serbian Competition Authority has initiated ex officio antitrust proceedings against Serbia Broadband – Srpske kablovske mreže doo Belgrade on grounds of suspected abuse of dominance.

Brian Gaudet

Is my bid binding?

Construction - USA
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

If a trade contractor submits a bid that a general contractor relies on to win a contract, questions may arise as to whether that bid is a contract and whether it is binding.

Kay C Georgi

OFAC issues guidance regarding North Korea sanctions

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Most US and multinational corporations are quick to say "we don't do business with North Korea".

Sophia Rolle-Kapousouzoglou

Supreme Court evaluates scope of trustees' protection in contentious trust litigation

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The Supreme Court recently assessed the protection afforded to trustees by virtue of Section 83 of the Trustee Act 1998, which provides that a trustee cannot be bound or compelled by way of discovery to disclose information and documents about a trust.

Bram Woltering

Can directors be held liable for IP infringements?

Litigation - Netherlands
AKD NV

The Hague District Court recently had to assess whether a natural person could be held accountable for a company's trademark and copyright infringement.

Christine Genge

Date set for implementation of Hague Agreement and modernised industrial design regime

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The government recently published the new Industrial Design Regulations in the Canada Gazette and set 5 November 2018 as the date on which the amendments to the Industrial Design Act and the regulations will come into force.

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