International Law Office

Latest updates

Joanne Huckle

New registration requirements for unregulated investment funds

Private Client & Offshore Services - Cayman Islands
Ogier

The government recently approved the Private Funds Bill 2020 and an amendment to the Mutual Funds Law (2020 Revision).

Moran Friedman

Terminating employment: hearing processes

Employment & Benefits - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

Israeli employment laws set certain limitations on employers' right to terminate employees.

Nancy Pei

Life sciences intellectual property: 2019 highlights

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

There have been a number of key developments in Canadian life sciences IP and regulatory law over the past 12 months, including significant amendments to the Patented Medicines Regulations, a number of biosimilars developments relating to approvals, pending submissions and naming and the second anniversaries of the certificate of supplementary protection regime and the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations..

Galina Petkova

CPC introduces simplified and more extensive merger filing guidelines

Competition & Antitrust - Bulgaria
Advokatsko Druzhestvo Andreev Stoyanov & Tsekova in cooperation with Schönherr

The Commission for the Protection of Competition (CPC) recently introduced new merger filing guidelines.

Raúl Herrera Hazas

Use of precautionary measures in arbitration

Arbitration & ADR - Mexico
Becerril Coca & Becerril SC

Precautionary measures are an essential way in which to preserve assets that are subject to dispute or ensure that a final award is enforceable.

Andy McGregor

Bitcoin is 'property' and can therefore be subject of proprietary injunction

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
RPC

Following recent case law on the matter, the High Court has found that bitcoin can be 'property' and can therefore be the subject of a proprietary injunction.

OnDemand

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China, European Union, 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

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA