International Law Office

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Renaud Barbier-Emery

Ship and rig recycling: frequently asked questions

Shipping & Transport - International
Wikborg Rein

International conventions and local regulations combine to create a complex legal regime, which is often overlooked.

Costanza Mariconda

Real estate leasing and mandatory mediation

Arbitration & ADR - Italy
Mariconda e Associati Studio Legale

The Supreme Court of Cassation recently examined the relationship between real estate leasing agreements and mandatory mediation in banking and finance agreements.

Scott D Stein

DOJ announces more than $2.5 billion in FY 2018 False Claims Act recoveries from healthcare industry

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The Department of Justice (DOJ) recently announced that it had recovered more than $2.8 billion from False Claims Act (FCA) cases in the 2018 fiscal year.

Madalina Neagu

Enforceability of drag-along mechanism for limited liability companies

Corporate Finance/M&A - Romania
Schoenherr

In Romania, joint stock and limited liability companies continue to be the most common type of corporation.

Natalija Matic

Labour on demand: regulating on-call work

Employment & Benefits - Switzerland
Rihm Rechtsanwälte

On-call work is a special form of part-time work arrangement under which neither the date nor the duration of the assignment are determined in advance.

Pranay Bhatia

Taxability of profit from sale of shares

Corporate Tax - India
BDO in India

While the classification of gains arising from a sale of shares has previously been litigated, the Bombay High Court recently dealt with the issue of whether gains arising from such a sale by a private trust would be taxable as capital gains or business income.

OnDemand

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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