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Dan T Moss

Second Circuit: Madoff Ponzi scheme customers did not receive fictitious profit payments "for value"

Insolvency & Restructuring - USA
Jones Day

In the latest chapter of more than a decade of litigation involving efforts to recover fictitious profits paid to certain customers of Bernard Madoff's defunct brokerage firm as part of the largest Ponzi scheme in history, the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has held that the customers did not have a defence to avoidance and recovery because they received the payments "for value"..

Louise Dalton

Office for Zero Emission Vehicles launches consultation on consumer experience of e-vehicle charge points

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

The Office for Zero Emission Vehicles recently published a consultation on the consumer experience at public charge points.

Huib Berendschot

Supreme Court addresses confusion between descriptive, non-distinctive trade names

Litigation - Netherlands
AKD

Under the Trade Names Act, descriptive trade names can enjoy protection against the use of identical or similar trade names if such use is likely to confuse the public.

Siri Alvsing

Online marketing of tobacco products

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

Despite being heavily regulated, the marketing of tobacco products is rarely subject to judicial review.

David R Hamill

USTR Tai takes control of Trump tariffs

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Now that United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai has officially assumed office, there have been some early developments to take ownership of both the ongoing investigations regarding digital service taxes and the EU Airbus dispute.

Ruey-Sen Tsai

Dispute resolution policy efficiently prevents cybersquatting

Intellectual Property - Taiwan
Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

'Cybersquatting' is the bad-faith registration of a domain name that contains another party's trademark.

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