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Mathis Berger

Federal courts opine on disputed family names

Intellectual Property - Switzerland
Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG

The Federal Supreme Court and the Federal Administrative Court recently handed down conflicting decisions in two ostensibly similar cases concerning disputed family names.

Willemijn van der Wel

Small boost in battle against high prices for medicinal products

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Netherlands
AKD NV

The Health and Youth Care Inspectorate recently published its report on its investigation into the quality and permissibility of the Amsterdam University Medical Centre's (Amsterdam UMC's) pharmaceutical compounding of its cerebrotendineous xanthomatosis drug, which contains the active substance chenodeoxycholic acid (CDCA).

Asli Tezcan

Central Bank announces 2019 default interest rate for commercial agreements

Company & Commercial - Turkey
Acar & Ergonen Law Firm

Each January, the Central Bank determines and announces the default interest to be applied where parties fail to agree on such interest or when their agreement is or becomes invalid.

Andreas Erotocritou

Schemes of arrangement and recent statutory amendments

Insolvency & Restructuring - Cyprus
AG Erotocritou LLC

Schemes of arrangement have advantages over other insolvency procedures.

Benjamin R Young

Reasonable notice damages for wrongful dismissal cannot be determined via summary judgment

Litigation - Canada
Dentons

A recent Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta decision provides clarity amidst the conflicting jurisprudential landscape regarding whether the assessment of damages for a termination without cause is appropriate for summary judgment.

Robert Lane

All change for network charging – Ofgen launches significant code review

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

Ofgem recently published its decision to launch a significant code review (SCR) into the electricity network access and forward-looking charging arrangements.

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