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Sophia Real

General Court confirms manufacturers' right to set up authorised repair networks

Competition & Antitrust - European Union
Baker McKenzie

The General Court has confirmed that suppliers may restrict aftermarket access to authorised repairers for their spare parts.

Vicky Lord

Primeo: should a liquidator alter register of members?

Insolvency & Restructuring - Cayman Islands
Harney Westwood & Riegels LLP

The Cayman Islands Court of Appeal has held that a liquidator cannot use his or her statutory power pursuant to Section 112(2) of the Companies Law to rectify the register of members where the effect would be to override investors' proprietary rights.

David Maria Marino

Growing weight of regulation on contents of insurance contracts

Insurance - Italy
DLA Piper Studio Legale Tributario Associato

In recent years, the attention that IVASS (the Italian insurance regulator) and the EU authorities have paid to the protection and needs of insureds has increased and been translated into market letters (among other initiatives).

Andrew Roberson

Are changes looming over Tax Court's procedure rules?

Corporate Tax - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

Tax controversy practitioners are undoubtedly aware of the gradual movement over the years to conform certain Tax Court procedure rules to those of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.

K Shanti Mogan

Court directs suit involving non-parties to arbitration agreement to proceed ahead of arbitration proceedings

Arbitration & ADR - Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co

The Court of Appeal recently considered the law governing a stay of proceedings in relation to non-parties to an arbitration agreement pending the outcome of arbitration proceedings.

Andrew Mandlsohn

Court dismisses Section 8 damages appeal and grants cross-appeal

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Federal Court of Appeal recently issued public reasons for its dismissal of Eli Lilly Canada Inc's appeal of a Federal Court decision that had awarded Teva Canada Limited more than C$70 million under Section 8 of the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.

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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

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Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey