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David Maria Marino

W&I insurance – IVASS clears up some uncertainties

Insurance - Italy
DLA Piper Studio Legale Tributario Associato

IVASS (the Italian insurance regulator) recently clarified that warranty and indemnity (W&I) insurance policies do not fall within the scope of Article 4 of IVASS Regulation 29/2009 concerning risks connected to valuation gains and losses resulting from corporate transactions.

Natalie Foster

Court costs when using employed lawyers – return to status quo ante

Litigation - New Zealand
Wilson Harle

The Supreme Court recently overturned the position set out in Joint Action Funding (that lawyer-litigants are not entitled to costs).

Donald J Kasslike

OFAC issues Iran-Related Civil Aviation Industry Advisory

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

The US Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) recently issued its Iran-Related Civil Aviation Industry Advisory.

Michael Lips

Impact of lakefront public footpaths on landowners' rights

Real Estate - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

According to federal planning principles, the cantons and municipalities must guarantee free public access to lakesides and riverbanks.

Riccardo Fruscalzo

Regulation of cannabis use in food and cosmetics

Product Regulation & Liability - Italy
Hogan Lovells

The cultivation and industrial use of hemp in Italy has a long tradition and recent changes to the law have led to a revival in this regard.

Abigail Smith

PMPRB Steering Committee on the Modernisation of Price Review Process Guidelines releases final report

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Patented Medicines Prices Review Board (PMPRB) Steering Committee on the Modernisation of Price Review Process Guidelines recently released its final report summarising its deliberations in providing stakeholder feedback on the PMPRB's proposed new framework for the regulation of the prices of patented medicines..

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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