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Carlos P Martins

Class action regarding flight passes denied certification

Aviation - Canada
Bersenas Jacobsen Chouest Thomson Blackburn LLP

The Quebec Supreme Court recently declined to certify a class action based on the application of certain sections of the Consumer Protection Act or its Alberta equivalent to flight passes sold by Air Canada.

Costanza Mariconda

Supreme Court of Cassation rules on nullity of arbitral award for late delivery of decision

Arbitration & ADR - Italy
Mariconda e Associati Studio Legale

The Supreme Court of Cassation recently found that parties alleging nullity of an arbitral award for the late delivery of the decision must notify the other parties and arbitrators before the award's deliberation pursuant to the Code of Civil Procedure.

Kristin Graham Koehler

Eighth Circuit tightens False Claims Act pleading requirements

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

A recent US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit decision follows a growing trend among courts in tightening False Claims Act pleading requirements.

Markus Dörig

Enforcing board members' information rights

Company & Commercial - Switzerland
Badertscher Attorneys at Law

The Federal Supreme Court recently considered – for the first time – whether board members' rights to information, inspection and insight can also be asserted on an appeal basis.

Man Mohan Sharma

CCI launches investigation against ONGC for abuse of dominant position

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India has launched an investigation under the Competition Act against Oil and Natural Gas Limited (ONGC) for abuse of its dominant position in the relevant market.

Tom Ekeberg

The saga is over: Coca-Cola proves unreasonable exploitation of well-known SPRITE mark

Intellectual Property - Norway
Zacco

The Oslo City Court recently ruled in the trademark dispute between The Coca-Cola Company and Norwegian soft drink manufacturer O Mathisen AS (OM).

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

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Competition and antitrust in the digital age

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