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Genoa Court of Appeal confirms decision on limitation of carrier's liability under Hague-Visby Rules

Shipping & Transport - Italy
Dardani Studio Legale

A recent Genoa Court of Appeal decision interpreted the principle of the limitation of a carrier's liability under the Hague-Visby Rules.

Pranay Bhatia

Mumbai Tax Tribunal's recent rulings

Corporate Tax - India
BDO in India

The Mumbai Tax Tribunal recently considered whether the conversion of a company into a limited liability partnership could be considered a transfer even though it had failed to meet all of the conditions set out in Section 47(xiiib) of the Income Tax Act.

Michael Paul Agius

How reasonable is reasonable accommodation?

Employment & Benefits - Malta
Fenech & Fenech Advocates

The Industrial Tribunal recently examined the concept of reasonable accommodation and what employers should do to accommodate their employees appropriately.

David Schwartz

Contrasts and distinctions: 2018 Canadian patent law developments

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Canada saw a range of disparate patent law developments in 2018, including the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement.

Rebecca Birkby

Drafting a contract? Beware the well-intentioned but unenforceable agreement to agree

Litigation - United Kingdom

A recent Court of Appeal decision examined a dispute concerning entitlements under an earn-out provision in a share purchase agreement.

Marcel Meinhardt

Secretariat of Swiss Competition Commission advises on changes in shareholder structure of joint venture

Competition & Antitrust - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Secretariat of the Swiss Competition Commission recently issued advice in respect of Article 23(2) of the Cartel Act to two shareholders in a jointly controlled joint venture.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey