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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.

Constantinos Christofi

Amendments to tax laws to facilitate loan restructuring

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

Parliament recently passed a package of legislative measures that aims to encourage the resolution of non-performing loans.

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.

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).

Nicola Roberts

Court rules on limitation period for breach of directors' duties

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

The Jersey limitation period for claims against directors for breach of duty under Article 74 of the Companies (Jersey) Law 1991 has not been definitively decided by the Jersey Royal Court.

Ole Kristian Olsby

Employer warnings may be challenged in court

Employment & Benefits - Norway
Homble Olsby Advokatfirma AS

The Supreme Court recently ruled in a case in which an employee had challenged the lawfulness of a warning issued by their employer.

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