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James Beck

Failure-to-report claims: uphill battle

Product Regulation & Liability - USA
Reed Smith LLP

Most of the controversy in the recent decision in Hill v Bayer Corp revolved around whether the plaintiff could assert a cause of action for failure to report adverse product events to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Elena Christodoulou

Protocol amending Cyprus-Russia double tax treaty ushers in new era

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

Cyprus and Russia recently signed a protocol amending the double tax treaty (DTT) between the two states.

Rachael Markham

Changes to temporary measures affecting UK insolvency proceedings – a bite-sized update

Insolvency & Restructuring - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

Numerous recent extensions and changes to temporary measures have been announced that affect insolvency practice and procedure.

Rosa Isabel León Canseco

Amparo actions against CENACE act's impact on competition in electricity industry

Competition & Antitrust - Mexico
SAI Law & Economics

Many renewable energy investors have challenged the National Energy Control Centre (CENACE) act before the constitutional courts through various amparo actions.

Yvonne Frederiksen

Employer discharges heavy burden of proof at Supreme Court

Employment & Immigration - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

Under the Act on Equal Treatment of Men and Women, if an employee is dismissed while on pregnancy or maternity leave, the employer will have the onus of proving that the dismissal was not in any way connected to these circumstances.

Nikolaus Pitkowitz

Supreme Court specifies reasoning standards for awards

Arbitration & ADR - Austria
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwalte GmbH

Under longstanding Supreme Court case law, defective reasoning did not previously constitute a severe enough violation of procedural public policy to set aside an award.

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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

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