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Geraldine Elliott

Commission omission? High Court balances text and context in contractual interpretation

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

English law's flexible, rational, yet stable approach to contractual interpretation has been demonstrated again in a recent decision concerning commission payments.

Claudia Bock

Constitutional Court upholds Act on Significant Market Power but declares 3% limit on marketing payments unconstitutional

Competition & Antitrust - Czech Republic
Schoenherr

The Constitutional Court recently upheld the Act on Significant Market Power, despite demands for its repeal by a group of senators almost four years ago.

Patrick McGauley

COVID-19 Weekly Report (11-17 May 2020)

Corporate Tax - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

Seema S Mansoor

Patent owners' rights under Patents Ordinance 2000

Intellectual Property - Pakistan
Vellani & Vellani

The Patents Ordinance 2000 is a consolidated amended law relating to the protection of inventions and patents in Pakistan.

Rishabh Shroff

Court reconfirms that legal heirs are preferred over nominees

Private Client & Offshore Services - India
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

The issue of legatees versus nominees is still causing confusion among the public despite numerous judicial decisions which clearly confirm that legal heirs inherit assets over nominees.

Alexander Vogel

Fulfilment of Swiss takeover offer obligation by completing a merger

Corporate Finance/M&A - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

The Takeover Board recently confirmed its case law on whether the obligation to make a public takeover offer may be fulfilled by completing a merger.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Brazil, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / Belgium, China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom