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José Alberto Campos Vargas

Vaping prohibition on grounds of health risk deemed unconstitutional

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Mexico
Sanchez DeVanny Eseverri SC

The regulation of and risks associated with vaping are among the most debated topics among health authorities and industry players worldwide.

Audrey Whyte

Disability case: Supreme Court clarifies extent of employers' duty to provide reasonable accommodation

Employment & Benefits - Ireland
Lewis Silkin

A recent Supreme Court decision clarifies the legal principles to be applied to the question of which measures of reasonable accommodation an employer should consider to enable disabled employees to participate in the workforce.

Okan Can

Trademark rights versus freedom of speech

Intellectual Property - Turkey
Deriş Patents and Trademarks Agency

The Constitutional Court recently handed down an important decision regarding freedom of speech and unfair competition claims following the use of a company's trademark in an online domain name.

Arthur Shay

Online box office liable for data theft and consequential damages

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

In September 2019 a landmark appeal court decision found an online information service provider liable for consequential damages of data theft.

Anat Shavit

Digital tax developments

Corporate Tax - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

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Sergio Passerini

Employee dismissed for giving confidential company documents to former colleague

Litigation - Italy
Ichino Brugnatelli e Associati Studio Legale

The directors of a credit company placed under extraordinary administration for serious irregularities learned that an employee had covertly given the company's former general manager some confidential company documents, which he had had no reason to access.

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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