International Law Office

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John Lane

Whistleblowing certification regime launched

White Collar Crime - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Over the past decade, a number of significant regulatory and compliance issues have affected large multinationals based in Japan.

Geraldine Elliott

Novel approach to measuring damages resulting from a breach of warranty

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The accepted approach of diminution in the value of a target company was recently challenged in the High Court of Justice.

Carlos Ramos Miranda

CNSF sets out requirements for fintech ventures in insurance industry

Insurance - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The National Insurance and Bonding Commission recently amended the Sole Insurance and Bonding Rules to include the process for securing a temporary authorisation to operate as a regulated company in the insurance sector using 'technologically novel models' (ie, tools or technological media that do not exist in the market and help in the rendering of financial services).

Aaron Goonrey

The untouchable employee and dangers of playing office politics

Employment & Benefits - Australia
Lander & Rogers

Following a recent Federal Court decision, a power solutions company was forced to reinstate a senior employee who it had fired three years previously and pay him A$1.1 million in back pay.

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.

Aleksandra Kolenda

High-efficiency cogeneration support system takes shape

Energy & Natural Resources - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

The Act on Promoting Electricity from High-Efficiency Cogeneration recently entered into force.

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