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Mathis Berger

Federal courts opine on disputed family names

Intellectual Property - Switzerland
Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG

The Federal Supreme Court and the Federal Administrative Court recently handed down conflicting decisions in two ostensibly similar cases concerning disputed family names.

PierDanilo Beltrami

Loans granted by shareholders of companies in crisis – evolution of rules and interpretation of problems

Insolvency & Restructuring - Italy
Lombardi Segni e Associati

​​The reorganisation effort of distressed companies often requires new funding.

Laura L Gavioli PC

Call for compliance: cryptocurrency may be subject to US tax

Corporate Tax - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

US taxpayers are generally taxable on income earned worldwide, regardless of the manner in which that income is paid (eg, currency (foreign or domestic) or property (tangible, intangible or virtual)).

Mathew Newman

Royal Court issues letter of request to High Court

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

Two joint administrators recently applied to the Royal Court of Guernsey seeking an order that it issue the High Court of Justice of England and Wales with a letter of request to act in aid of and auxiliary to the Royal Court in recognising their appointment as administrators of a company.

Libin Zhang

Draft Atomic Energy Law published for public comment

Energy & Natural Resources - China
Broad & Bright

The Ministry of Justice recently published for public comment the draft Atomic Energy Law, which the legislature had been drafting for nearly 30 years.

Ulyarta Naibaho

Anti-corruption update: some encouragement for whistleblowers and first-ever prosecution of corporation

White Collar Crime - Indonesia
Ali Budiardjo, Nugroho, Reksodiputro

A number of anti-corruption developments took place in Indonesia in 2018.

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