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Katie Lee

Regulations will require hospitals to report adverse drug reactions and medical device incidents

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Regulations Amending the Food and Drug Regulations (Serious Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting – Hospitals) and Regulations Amending the Medical Devices Regulations (Medical Device Incident Reporting — Hospitals) were recently published.

Kathleen Lobo

Supreme Court rules that arbitrators' fee schedule fixed by parties overrides Fourth Schedule of Arbitration Act

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The division bench of the Supreme Court recently held that if the parties to an arbitration have agreed an arbitrators' fee schedule, the arbitrators must charge their fees in accordance with this agreed schedule and not in accordance with the Fourth Schedule of the amended Arbitration Act.

Ignacio Garcia

Civil court declares nullity of 16 inter-company unions

Employment & Benefits - Chile
Porzio Rios Garcia

The 24th Civil Court of Santiago recently found that 16 inter-company unions had been created with the sole purpose of granting union privileges to their leaders and ordered the unions to be removed from the Labour Authority's register.

David R Hamill

Trump announces 10% tariff on $300 billion of imports from China for List 4 goods

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

President Trump recently tweeted that, beginning on 1 September 2019, importers can expect a 10% tariff on $300 billion of Chinese goods.

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.

Antony Sassi

Court reviews issue of subpoenas

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The High Court recently considered a prospective witness's application to set aside a subpoena directed at him.

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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