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Jiuguang Zhao

Are recordings made without counterparty's consent admissible as evidence in arbitration?

Arbitration & ADR - China
Global Law Office

It has long been disputed whether video or audio recordings can be admitted as evidence in arbitration where they are made without the counterparty's consent.

Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Did you pack your own bag? Appeal court overturns lost luggage claim

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

The Civil and Commercial Court of Appeals recently overturned a first-instance decision concerning a laptop lost on an Aeromexico flight from New York to Buenos Aires.

Cheri Minors

Know your rights when made redundant

Employment & Benefits - Bermuda
Carey Olsen

Bermuda's reinsurance market has not been immune to changes in the world's economic market.

Urszula Wojtyra

Health Canada announces decision on naming of biologic drugs

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Following its stakeholder consultations and analysis of issues relating to the name of biologic drugs, including biosimilars, Health Canada recently announced its Policy Statement on the Naming of Biologic Drugs.

Elizabeth Small

Consultation published for SDLT surcharge for non-residents acquiring residential property

Real Estate - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The government recently published a consultation proposing the introduction of a 1% stamp duty land tax surcharge on non-residents acquiring residential property in England and Northern Ireland.

Ian Mann

This is not a wind up: BVI court approves restructuring provisional liquidation

Private Client & Offshore Services - British Virgin Islands
Harney Westwood & Riegels

In a major development in BVI insolvency law and practice, the Commercial Court recently held that provisional liquidation is available to facilitate a restructuring.

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