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Eugenio Vaccari

Supreme Court of Cassation decision on activities of controlling entities

Company & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

Article 2497 of the Civil Code sets out that companies which provide direction and coordinate their subsidiaries are directly liable to the subsidiaries' minority shareholders for any damages caused to profitability and shareholding value by the violation of fair management principles.

Shubhangi Pathak

100% FDI in insurance intermediaries: a welcome change

Insurance - India
Tuli & Co

Since 2015, foreign investment in insurers and insurance intermediaries has been capped at 49%.

Ilya Goryachev

New crowdfunding platform regulations

Corporate Finance/M&A - Russia
Gorodissky & Partners

The president recently signed Federal Law 259-FZ of 2 August 2019 on Raising Investments via Investment Platforms and on Amending Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation.

Samuel Yang

Final rules on protection of children's personal information issued

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

The final version of the Provisions on the Cyber Protection of Personal Information of Children recently came into effect.

Katie Lee

Amended PMNOC Regulations: second anniversary update

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

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

Haco van der Houven van Oordt

Court removes need for bailiffs to board ships to execute arrests

Litigation - Netherlands
AKD The Netherlands

The Netherlands has long been considered one of the most favourable jurisdictions in which to arrest a ship.

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