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Anthony J Cole

R v Barra: timely but qualified success for corruption of foreign public officials regime

Litigation - Canada
Dentons

In R v Barra the Ontario Superior Court of Justice convicted two businesspeople on charges of bribing foreign public officials in India.

Alexandra Gerungan

BANI legal status up in the air

Arbitration & ADR - Indonesia
Makarim & Taira S

The Indonesia National Board of Arbitration (BANI) was established in 1977.

Fabiana Fagundes

Technology's role in commercial contracts

Company & Commercial - Brazil
BMA Barbosa Mussnich Aragao

Simple legal transactions and contracts can often be completed at the click of a button.

Jaime L M Jones

Court dismisses DOJ's complaint against pharmacy and private equity fund but permits re-pleading

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is pursuing a compounding pharmacy and its private equity fund owner, alleging that the pharmacy filed claims with Tricare that were rendered false by alleged kickbacks.

Ha Kung Wong

Biosimilars and the BPCIA: past, present and future

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

While the biosimilar market in the United States has gotten off to a relatively slow start compared with Europe – where biosimilars have been available since 2006 – it has recently gained momentum and will continue to grow in the coming years as more blockbuster biologics lose regulatory exclusivity and patent protection..

Siofra Maguire

Clarity for insurers seeking to join proceedings

Insurance - Ireland
Matheson

The April 2018 decision of Bin Sun v Jason Price provides a useful summary of the circumstances in which a party can be joined as a co-defendant against the wishes of a plaintiff.

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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