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Ruth Zadikany

DOJ argues that Title VII does not prohibit discrimination based on gender identity

Employment & Benefits - USA
Mayer Brown LLP

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) recently filed a brief in the Supreme Court arguing that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act does not prohibit discrimination based on gender identity.

Mathis Berger

New patent law provisions addressing pharmaceuticals

Intellectual Property - Switzerland
Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG

New provisions amending the Patent Act recently entered into force.

Carlos Ramos Miranda

New president bans fracking

Energy & Natural Resources - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

In his inaugural address, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador confirmed that fracking will be prohibited in Mexico.

Liz Pierson

2019 AGM season – Investment Association sets the bar

Company & Commercial - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

The Investment Association recently published its annual letter to remuneration committee chairs and updated its principles of remuneration for the next annual general meeting season.

Samuel Yang

NHC issues guidelines on Big Data security for healthcare industry

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The National Health Commission recently released the Circular regarding Issuing National Health Medical Big Data Standards, Safety and Service Management Measures (For Trial Implementation).

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.

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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