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Ignacio Garcia

Change of Supreme Court doctrine regarding limitation periods in employment actions

Employment & Benefits - Chile
Porzio Rios Garcia

The Supreme Court recently decided a variation on limitation periods for employment actions – the so-called 'content doctrine' – which stresses the nature of relief sought by plaintiffs.

Anne-Marie Bohan

Brexit and contracts – a practical guide for Irish businesses

Company & Commercial - Ireland
Matheson

Irish businesses trying to navigate the current Brexit landscape should consider the impact of events on their contractual relationships.

Tim Clipstone

Fund managers' perspective on Guernsey substance proposals

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

The Guernsey government has brought in new regulations to impose an economic substance test for Guernsey tax-resident companies to meet the requirements of the EU Council's Code of Conduct Group.

Mathieu Laurent

Court of Appeal rules on testimony of executive board members

Litigation - Luxembourg
Luther SA

In a dispute between a public limited liability company and one of its employees, the Court of Appeal issued a decision concerning the testimony of executive board members of a party to a dispute.

Sıla Başaran

Copyright protection of TV formats and programmes

Intellectual Property - Turkey
Deris Attorney At Law Partnership

Turkey exported TV content worth $350 million in 2017, becoming the second largest exporter of TV drama in the world.

Enare Erim

Limiting shipowners' liability for compulsory pilotage services

Shipping & Transport - Nigeria
Akabogu & Associates

It is not uncommon for shipowners to incur liability for acts or omissions for which neither they nor their employees are directly responsible.

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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