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Federico Hernández Arroyo

Internet for everyone?

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The Federal Electricity Commission recently published draft terms of reference for a new tender procedure in which 50,000km of two strands of dark fibre will be allocated for the provision of free internet services to all citizens under the so-called 'Internet for All' project.

James Rogers

Expert evidence: practical tips for managing party-appointed experts

Arbitration & ADR - International
Norton Rose Fulbright

The expert phase is often the most critical, and sometimes costly, part of the arbitration process.

Jessica Moldaver

Proposed federal changes for training benefits, pay equity and more

Employment & Benefits - Canada

Budget 2019 proposes a number of employment-related changes focused on supporting and engaging the middle-class workforce.

Christopher Pease

Taking charge: Commercial Court delivers judgment on its jurisdiction to grant charging orders

Private Client & Offshore Services - British Virgin Islands

The Commercial Court recently confirmed that the BVI courts have jurisdiction to grant charging orders.

Erica Gotfrit

Nice Classification with a trap – Canada introduces class top-up fees with no back door

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

With the long-awaited changes to the Trademarks Act and Regulations imminent, brand owners should be excited about Canada's alignment with international trademark standards and the new opportunities that these changes will bring.

Katie Lee

Procedural decisions under PMNOC Regulations: common validity issues and naming of defendants

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

In two recent cases, the Federal Court considered procedural decisions in actions under the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations.



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