International Law Office

Latest updates

Abigail Smith

Amendments to Patented Medicines Regulations expected to come into force no earlier than Spring 2020

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Health Canada recently released its Forward Regulatory Plan 2019-2021: Regulations Amending the Patented Medicines Regulations.

Martin André Dittmer

Recent restrictive agreement decisions

Competition & Antitrust - Denmark
Gorrissen Federspiel

In recent months there have been a number of significant cases concerning restrictive agreements in Denmark.

Eugenio Vaccari

Supreme Court of Cassation examines shareholders' agreements and put option clauses

Company & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

The Supreme Court of Cassation recently examined the admissibility of a put option clause in a shareholders' agreement of a joint stock company by which one shareholder was committed to indemnify the other shareholders from any losses arising from payments to the company for stock capital contributions or other payments having a similar effect.

Marta Robles

New law protects tenants during eviction procedures

Litigation - Spain

The Law on Urgent Measures Relating to Housing and Rental Matters recently entered into force, providing greater protection to tenants.

B Otis Felder

Duck boat owners avoid seeking limitation, ducking potential exposure to punitive damages

Shipping & Transport - USA
Wilson Elser

Whether a party should seek to apply general maritime law to an incident is not always obvious and the consequences can be even less apparent.

David R Hamill

US-Mexico border update: delays continue

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Companies have been on high alert since hearing about a potential shutdown of the US-Mexico border.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

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