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Robert Cocchia

California dreaming, California nightmare – three takeaways from controversial independent contractor bill

Employment & Benefits - USA
Dentons US LLP

Assembly Bill (AB) 5 has finally been signed into law, making it more difficult for California businesses to classify workers as independent contractors.

Pranay Bhatia

Taxation (Amendment) Ordinance 2019: what you need to know

Corporate Tax - India
BDO LLP

Over the years, India has witnessed a number of notable tax reforms.

Ilya Goryachev

New crowdfunding platform regulations

Corporate Finance/M&A - Russia
Gorodissky & Partners

The president recently signed Federal Law 259-FZ of 2 August 2019 on Raising Investments via Investment Platforms and on Amending Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation.

Samuel Yang

New Guiding Opinions on Strengthening Industrial Internet Safety

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and nine other authorities recently published the Guiding Opinions on Strengthening Industrial Internet Safety in the context of establishing China's industrial internet security guarantee system.

Stephan Schmalzl

Credit insurance – void assignment for breach of banking secrecy

Banking - Austria
Schima Mayer Starlinger

The Supreme Court recently extended to credit insurers its established jurisprudence that banking secrecy may prevent a statutory transfer of credit claims on fulfilment of such claims by a third party.

Laura Pierallini

Ryanair and Codacons agree ADR mechanism for flight compensation claims

Aviation - Italy
Studio Pierallini

Due to the continued increase in the number of commercial flights and the resulting growth of passenger compensation claims under the EU Flight Delay Compensation Regulation, Ryanair and Codacons (the largest Italian consumer association) recently signed a valuable partnership agreement which will see them cooperate to settle claims made under the regulation by Italian passengers through alternative dispute resolution..

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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