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Ademola Makinwa

Exploiting aviation industry's economic potential

Aviation - Nigeria
George Etomi & Partners

For the aviation sector to generate more income, the government must address a number of challenges to maximise the sector's full potential.

Teresa Polino

USTR publishes final Section 301 duty list with eye towards adding more

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The United States Trade Representative (USTR) recently released two product lists relating to Section 301 duties.

Liam Heylin

Non-compete clauses – staying within the boundaries

Competition & Antitrust - Ireland

Non-compete clauses can provide important protection for purchasers who have a legitimate interest in maintaining the value of the business they are acquiring.

Samuel Yang

Digital China Construction and Development Report released

IT & Internet - China
AnJie Law Firm

The State Internet Information Office recently released the Digital China Construction and Development Report (2017), laying a foundation for further enhancing China's network security protection capabilities.

Takashi Tsukioka

Are lead managers liable for material misstatements in IPO disclosure documents?

White Collar Crime - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

A recent Tokyo District Court decision was reported to be the first to hold an underwriter liable to investors that purchased shares in a company based on material misstatements in the financial information contained in the statutory disclosure document for a public offering in Japan.

Brandon Heard

Ontario Court of Appeal dismisses summary judgment appeal in Section 8 case

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Ontario Court of Appeal recently dismissed Abbott and Takeda's appeal of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice's decision to dismiss their motion for summary judgment in an action brought by Apotex under Section 8 of the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey