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Samuel Yang

Cyberspace Administration of China issues regulations for financial information service providers

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Cyberspace Administration of China recently issued the Administrative Regulations on the Provision of Financial Information Services.

Ulyarta Naibaho

Anti-corruption update: some encouragement for whistleblowers and first-ever prosecution of corporation

White Collar Crime - Indonesia
Ali Budiardjo, Nugroho, Reksodiputro

A number of anti-corruption developments took place in Indonesia in 2018.

Ruth Zadikany

California appellate court holds individuals personally liable for civil penalties for wage and hour violations

Employment & Benefits - USA
Mayer Brown LLP

The California Court of Appeal for the Fourth Appellate District recently held that individuals can be held personally liable for civil penalties under the California Labour Code.

Roderick Chalmers Hoynck van Papendrecht

No copyright protection for taste of food

Intellectual Property - Netherlands

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) recently rendered its decision in the dispute between Dutch parties Levola and Smilde concerning Levola's cream cheese product.

Sosuke Kimura

Kyoto District Court rules on raising of capital by third-party allotment

Capital Markets - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

The Kyoto District Court recently ruled in favour of a shareholder's petition that a listed issuer cease an offering of its new shares by third-party allotment on the grounds that the offering had been conducted through an 'extremely unfair method', despite having been approved by a resolution at the issuer's shareholders' meeting.

Libin Zhang

Draft Atomic Energy Law published for public comment

Energy & Natural Resources - China
Broad & Bright

The Ministry of Justice recently published for public comment the draft Atomic Energy Law, which the legislature had been drafting for nearly 30 years.



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