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Marta Robles

New law protects tenants during eviction procedures

Litigation - Spain

The Law on Urgent Measures Relating to Housing and Rental Matters recently entered into force, providing greater protection to tenants.

Stefanie Roose

Understanding legal position of digital logistics platforms

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD The Netherlands

Digital platforms which connect logistics service providers with their customers have become commonplace.

Kevin Bell

On the right track: developments in light rail

Projects & Procurement - United Kingdom
Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Given the growing popularity of light rail systems across the globe, operators, passenger transport executives, local authorities and commentators alike are calling for further investment in order to better harness the great opportunities for building on this growth.

Joanne van Harmelen

New breeding techniques and regulation of genetically modified organisms

Healthcare & Life Sciences - South Africa

A recent European Court of Justice ruling on the status of organisms obtained by new breeding techniques as genetically modified organisms (GMOs) has again brought the scope of the South African GMOs Act into question.

Ana-Laura Morales

Supreme Court ends pharmaceutical companies' battle over TRIPS Agreement

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

The Supreme Court recently rejected the extraordinary appeals filed by Pfizer against a Barcelona Court of Appeal judgment, confirming the dismissal of a patent infringement action against sildenafil generics competitors in Spain.

Kay C Georgi

New 22 CFR 126.4 ITAR exemption for transfers by or for US government: six things you need to know

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

After years of waiting, the new 22 CFR 126.4 International Traffic in Arms Regulations licence exemption for transfers of defence articles and services by or for the US government has come into effect.



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