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Ole Kristian Olsby

New ruling on principle of equal treatment for hired workers

Employment & Immigration - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

The Supreme Court recently ruled on whether hired personnel were entitled to a company bonus on an equal footing with permanent employees and apprentices in the company in which they were hired pursuant to the equal treatment rule in Section 14-12a of the Working Environment Act.

Bernardo Freitas

Equity crowdfunding: alternative method of fundraising during COVID-19 pandemic

Banking & Financial Services - Brazil
Freitas Ferraz Advogados

Equity crowdfunding is a form of online fundraising conducted via an electronic platform for participatory investment which can help to boost business.

Eugenio Vaccari

Rome Court of Appeal rules on Russian roulette clause

Corporate & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

The Rome Court of Appeal recently ruled on a Russian roulette clause included in a shareholders' agreement which had been entered into on a 50:50 basis.

Bruce MacNeil

Enforcement under Security Interests (Jersey) Law 2012

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

The Security Interests (Jersey) Law (SIJL) 2012 came into force on 2 January 2014, changing the way in which security is created, perfected and enforced over Jersey intangible movable property.

Bernardine Adkins

Global Britain? Rules, Britannia: Britannia screens the investment waves

Corporate Finance/M&A - United Kingdom
Gowling WLG

The government recently published the National Security & Investment Bill.

Samuel Beighton

When does competition law apply to public bodies? Recent guidance from Competition Appeal Tribunal

Competition & Antitrust - United Kingdom
Gowling WLG

In the context of a claim brought by Strident Publishing Limited against Creative Scotland, the Competition Appeal Tribunal has reiterated that UK and EU competition law applies to a public body only where it is acting as an 'undertaking'.

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

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