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Hannah Fletcher

Court of Appeal on expert evidence

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The Court of Appeal's judgment in Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co Ltd v BYD Co Ltd is another recent example of the courts in Hong Kong trying to narrow the issues in respect of which parties seek permission to adduce expert evidence.

Arturo Sferruzza

Repowering – getting more energy from existing assets

Energy & Natural Resources - Italy
Norton Rose Fulbright Studio Legale

Repowering is the process of replacing an energy plant's original components with new ones and reconfiguring the layout in order to boost the plant's yield.

Rogério Fernando Taffarello

Use of settlements and plea deals in wake of new enforcement landscape

White Collar Crime - Brazil
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados

After years of extensive anti-corruption investigations launched by Operation Car Wash, the national and international legal community have recognised that Brazil's enforcement of regulatory and criminal matters has become stronger than ever.

Christine Reilly

First ringless voicemail message TCPA decision sides with plaintiff

Telecoms - USA
Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP

A federal judge in Michigan was the first to declare in a published dispositive opinion that a ringless voicemail message (RVM) is a 'call' regulated by the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).

Theodore Fong

Kickbacks: recovering ill-gotten gains

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

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

Ulrica Salomon

No fines for Swedish Match

Competition & Antitrust - Sweden
Advokatfirman Lindahl

The Patent and Market Court of Appeal recently overturned a Patent and Market Court judgment relating to Swedish Match's marketing conduct for snus products.

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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