International Law Office

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Shay Teken

Israeli labour and employment law – an overview

Employment & Benefits - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

Israeli employment law is a blend of continental and common law legal systems.

Simona Zangrandi

Taxation of income transferred to Italian beneficiaries from non-EU resident trusts

Private Client & Offshore Services - Italy
Studio Legale Tributario Biscozzi Nobili

Since the introduction of provisions to the Income Tax Code aimed at regulating the taxation of trusts and related beneficiaries, the tax treatment applicable to income distribution from foreign opaque trusts has not been clarified by law.

Gönenç Gürkaynak

Competition Board appoints new members: quorum established

Competition & Antitrust - Turkey
ELIG Gurkaynak Attorneys-at-Law

Two of the three vacant positions on the Competition Board (the competent decision-making organ of the Competition Authority) have now been filled.

Federico Hernández Arroyo

New state internet provider established

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

A new state-owned company has been established to provide free internet services to all citizens in Mexico.

David Schwartz

New Patent Rules in force

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Canada has now reached the end of its journey to implement the Patent Law Treaty, with new Patent Rules and associated amendments to the Patent Act recently coming into force.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

RES sector reform – regulatory update

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

The renewable energy sources (RES) sector of the Greek energy market is undergoing continuous and significant reform.

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