International Law Office

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Dieter Hauck

Amazon slightly changes course

Competition & Antitrust - Austria
Preslmayr Attorneys at Law

Amazon has offered to change its terms and conditions following a series of Federal Competition Authority (FCA) investigations regarding business practices on the 'Amazon.de' marketplace.

R. Daniel Beale

Deadline looms for expanded EEO-1 filings

Employment & Benefits - USA
Dentons US LLP

For US employers with 100 or more employees, extensive new information relating to their prior Equal Employment Opportunity-1 filings must soon be submitted.

Gavin Woods

New code of conduct for insurance brokers and agents

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

The Bermuda Monetary Authority recently published the Insurance Brokers and Insurance Agents Code of Conduct.

Mark Evans

Pampered Chef succeeds in trademark infringement battle

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Pampered Chef, a world leader in the sale of premium kitchenware products, recently succeeded at trial in defending trademark infringement, passing off and dilution and depreciation of goodwill claims brought by Canada's largest retailer, Loblaws, in relation to its use of a trademark that includes the letters 'P' and 'C'.

Jonas Löfgren

Cannabis causes confusion in Sweden

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

The Supreme Court has ruled that cannabidiol (CBD) oils containing tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) which originates from legally cultivated hemp constitute illegal narcotics.

Simon Tolson

TeCSA launches LVDs adjudication service

Construction - United Kingdom
Fenwick Elliott Solicitors

The Technology and Construction Solicitors' Association recently launched a low-value disputes (LVDs) adjudication service, which is being run on a pilot basis until November 2019.

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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