International Law Office

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Riccardo Fruscalzo

Towards the adoption of national templates for CTAs

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Italy
Hogan Lovells

The Italian Medicines Agency recently opened a public consultation on national templates for medicinal products and medical devices to be used in clinical trials carried out in Italy.

Louise Kotze

Company law versus income tax law: amalgamations now regularised

Corporate Tax - South Africa
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

One of the amendments proposed by Budget 2019 aims to reconcile the incongruency that exists between South African company law and income tax law with regard to the deregistration or liquidation of companies that are involved in amalgamation transactions.

Anne Johnson Palmer

Chancery Court revisits fair value analysis in AOL appraisal action

Corporate Finance/M&A - USA
Ropes & Gray LLP

The Delaware Court of Chancery has issued its original opinion in a consolidated appraisal action arising out of Verizon Communications Inc's 2015 acquisition of AOL Inc.

Kevin Dam

Royalties, currency conversion and taxes: what rights holders need to know

Intellectual Property - South Africa
KISCH IP

South Africa has significant exchange control regulations in place that restrict and require approval for payments in international IP licensing relationships.

Sharon Daly

Defender v HSBC: impact of settling with one concurrent wrongdoer

Litigation - Ireland
Matheson

Defender v HSBC highlights the need for plaintiffs to understand the blameworthiness of all wrongdoers before settling a claim against any of them.

Hao Zhan

Chip industry merger filings: what you need to know

Competition & Antitrust - China
AnJie Law Firm

The refusal of the Chinese antitrust authority to green light the Qualcomm/NXP merger garnered significant attention and shone a spotlight on China's merger review practice, particularly with regard to the chip industry.

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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