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Andreas Erotocritou

Schemes of arrangement and recent statutory amendments

Insolvency & Restructuring - Cyprus
AG Erotocritou LLC

Schemes of arrangement have advantages over other insolvency procedures.

Jadon Wolmarans

Don't file your cannabis trademarks… yet

Intellectual Property - South Africa
KISCH IP

The Constitutional Court's recent judgment decriminalising the private use of cannabis has garnered significant attention in South Africa.

Benson R Cohen

Volcker Rule: agencies propose to implement community bank exemption and revise name-sharing rule

Banking - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The five US federal agencies responsible for implementing the Volcker Rule have individually released a related notice of proposed rulemaking.

Sian Edmunds

New Year's resolutions for safeguarding food and drink sector

Product Regulation & Liability - United Kingdom
Burges Salmon LLP

In view of the challenges faced by the food and drink sector in 2018, businesses across the supply chain may want to make some New Year's resolutions to ensure that they are fighting fit and ready for the year ahead.

Jan Erik Janssen

Broadening subsidy scheme for renewable energy: from SDE+ to SDE++

Energy & Natural Resources - Netherlands
Stek Advocaten BV

The minister of economic affairs and climate policy recently announced that the scope of the main subsidy scheme for renewable energy in the Netherlands, the Stimulation of Sustainable Energy Production, will be broadened.

Omolara Oladipo

Apportionment of liability under workers' compensation scheme

Litigation - Canada
Dentons

A recent case examined the apportionment of liability for damages between multiple defendants where at least one of them is statutorily immune from liability.

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