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Michael Armstrong

Inheritance in the 21st century

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

When planning for the transfer of wealth to the next generation, families and their advisers must consider the context in which it will take place.

Man Mohan Sharma

CCI penalises MRI machine manufacturer, but chair disagrees with market definition

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) recently imposed a penalty on Italian company Esaote SpA – a world leader in dedicated magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) – and its Indian subsidiary.

Natasa Polyviou

Response to EU Anti-tax Avoidance Directive

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The House of Representatives recently approved legislation implementing the EU Anti-tax Avoidance Directive in Cyprus with the aim of improving the resilience of the internal market against cross-border tax avoidance practices.

Bram Woltering

Unauthorised filing of trademarks by agent or representative

Intellectual Property - Netherlands
AKD The Netherlands

The District Court of Gelderland recently rendered a judgment on the subject of unauthorised agent or representative filings.

James Morgan-Payler

Construction disputes: maximising time and cost efficiencies

Arbitration & ADR - International
Norton Rose Fulbright

In construction disputes, a significant amount of legal time (and therefore expense) is often spent simply locating and trying to understand the relevance of key documents because of poor document management practices throughout the project lifecycle.

Ari Q Fitzgerald

Update on FCC 5.9GHz band rulemaking proceeding

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chair Ajit Pai recently announced plans to open a rulemaking proceeding to take a fresh look at the 5.9GHz band.

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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