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Robert Cocchia

California dreaming, California nightmare – three takeaways from controversial independent contractor bill

Employment & Benefits - USA
Dentons US LLP

Assembly Bill (AB) 5 has finally been signed into law, making it more difficult for California businesses to classify workers as independent contractors.

Katie Lee

Amended PMNOC Regulations: second anniversary update

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations, which came into force in 2017, heralded significant changes to the landscape for pharmaceutical companies in Canada.

Kay C Georgi

Amorphous human rights due diligence for US exporters of surveillance items

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The US State Department recently solicited feedback on its draft US Government Guidance for the Export of Hardware, Software and Technology with Surveillance Capabilities and/or Parts/Know-How.

Samuel Yang

Email addresses and location information likely to fall within scope of 'personal information'

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The draft Civil Code was recently submitted to the Standing Committee of the 13th National People's Congress for a third reading.

Maria Hadjisavva

Supreme Court upholds first-instance decision on fraudulent transfer of shares

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

​The Supreme Court recently confirmed a first-instance decision which had annulled a transfer of shares by a debtor to his son.

Laura Pierallini

Ryanair and Codacons agree ADR mechanism for flight compensation claims

Aviation - Italy
Studio Pierallini

Due to the continued increase in the number of commercial flights and the resulting growth of passenger compensation claims under the EU Flight Delay Compensation Regulation, Ryanair and Codacons (the largest Italian consumer association) recently signed a valuable partnership agreement which will see them cooperate to settle claims made under the regulation by Italian passengers through alternative dispute resolution..

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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