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Hasret Mutlu

Job interview 4.0 – legal considerations for automated face and speech recognition

Employment & Benefits - International
Rihm Rechtsanwälte

Many companies advertise and sell sophisticated video interview software to large companies for recruitment purposes.

Rebecca Birkby

Court of Appeal makes rare order for rectification, with interesting consequences…

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The Court of Appeal has ordered rectification resulting in one party being in breach of warranty and liable to pay damages.

Hewen Zhao

Exception in determining functional features in patent infringement disputes

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Peksung IP Group

In patent infringement disputes, it is possible to narrowly construe a feature to the specific embodiment and its equivalent embodiment by arguing that a claimed feature is a functional one.

James Morgan-Payler

Construction disputes: maximising time and cost efficiencies

Arbitration & ADR - International
Norton Rose Fulbright

In construction disputes, a significant amount of legal time (and therefore expense) is often spent simply locating and trying to understand the relevance of key documents because of poor document management practices throughout the project lifecycle.

Lynn Ing

Update on PMPRB guidelines modernisation

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) previously announced that the steering committee on guidelines modernisation would hold its final meeting on 13 May 2019 to discuss both a draft report of its deliberations and the working group's final report.

Nateisha L Anderson-Bain

Extinguishment of purchasers' rights – importance of priority in unregistered land systems

Real Estate - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The Bahamas has an unregistered land system that is based on the conveyancing laws of England and Wales issued before 1925.

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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