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Emily Downie

Directors' remuneration – new draft regulations

Company & Commercial - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

The draft Companies (Directors' Remuneration Policy and Directors' Remuneration Report) Regulations 2019 were recently published as part of the drive to encourage long-term shareholder engagement and to strengthen the governance and performance of traded companies.

Bret S Cohen

Beyond FERPA: CCPA's new rules for privacy in education sector

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

In 2018 California passed the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which seeks to give consumers additional safeguards regarding their personal information.

Amanda Wait

Assistant attorney general suggests expanding scope of antitrust enforcement

Competition & Antitrust - USA
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

The assistant attorney general recently suggested that antitrust enforcers should update their analytical framework to account for modern corporate structures, signalling the potential for antitrust violations when officers and directors serve multiple competing companies.

Gan Khong Aik

Attorney general's discretion is not unfettered

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

The attorney general is a public officer who has been given ample discretionary power under Article 145 of the Federal Constitution to institute, conduct or discontinue any criminal proceedings.

Katie Lee

Filing fee for certificates of supplementary protection now increased

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

In accordance with Section 9(1) of the Certificate of Supplementary Protection (CSP) Regulations, the fee for filing a CSP recently increased.

Costas Stamatiou

Court applies international collision regulations and considers subrogation

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The admiralty jurisdiction of the Supreme Court recently ruled in a case concerning a marine accident which occurred when the bow of a sailing boat rammed the starboard side of a speedboat.

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