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Timothy P Tobin

FTC seeks comment on proposed changes to GLBA implementing rules

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

The Federal Trade Commission recently issued notices seeking public comment on proposed amendments to the regulations implementing the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, commonly known as the Safeguards Rule and the Privacy Rule.

Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Get off my plane! Court rejects damages claim by disruptive passengers

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

The Federal Court recently heard a case in which two passengers claimed damages from Aeromexico after they had been ordered to disembark an aircraft for being disruptive.

Ryan Rohlfsen

DOJ commentary underscores importance of pre-acquisition diligence

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

In a July 2018 conference speech the Department of Justice (DOJ) deputy assistant attorney general (DAAG) for the Criminal Division underscored the importance of pre-acquisition Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) diligence.

Lawrence Theall

Ontario court rejects well-established rules for interpreting insurance policy exclusions

Insurance - Canada
Theall Group LLP

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently concluded that insurance policies should be interpreted differently when multiple insurers are involved.

Urszula Wojtyra

Supreme Court denies Apotex leave to appeal decision regarding India facilities

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

In 2018 the Federal Court of Appeal dismissed Apotex's appeal of a judicial review decision of the Therapeutic Products Directorate (TPD), finding that the Federal Court made no reviewable error in its conclusion that the TPD's decision was not improperly motivated.

K Shanti Mogan

Court of Appeal determines that negative declaratory arbitration awards are enforceable

Arbitration & ADR - Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co

A recent Court of Appeal case addressed whether a negative declaratory arbitration award is enforceable.

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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