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Arturo Sferruzza

Why GSE should reduce instead of revoke incentives for PV plants

Energy & Natural Resources - Italy
Norton Rose Fulbright Studio Legale

According to a recent Lazio Regional Administrative Court ruling, before reaching a decision on the revocation of incentives, the Energy Services Operator must confirm whether the renewables exception set out in Article 42(3) of Legislative Decree 28/2011 applies (ie, the plant in question must have received incentives when the violation was verified) and assess the size of the reduction with regard to the extent of the violation detected..

Martin Foerster

Supreme Court redefines location surcharge in rent control leases

Real Estate - Austria
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwalte GmbH

In early 2019 the Supreme Court passed three decisions confirming and clarifying its 2017 decision which had limited landlords' right to request a location surcharge for rent-controlled apartments in desirable neighbourhoods.

Hao Zhan

Authorities ramp up enforcement of foreign companies' non-compliance with national anti-bribery laws

White Collar Crime - China
AnJie Law Firm

The prosecution of commercial bribery has once again become a key issue following the amendment of the Anti-unfair Competition Act.

Aaron Goonrey

Freedom of expression versus work obligations

Employment & Benefits - Australia
Lander & Rogers

The Federal Court recently upheld an employee's dismissal, which had occurred after he criticised his law firm's clients in an opinion piece in two newspapers.

Samuel Yang

Final rules on protection of children's personal information issued

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

The final version of the Provisions on the Cyber Protection of Personal Information of Children recently came into effect.

Kate McKenna

European Commission issues study on enforcement of state aid rules and decisions by national courts

Litigation - European Union
Matheson

The European Commission recently published a study which identifies the emerging trends and best practices with regard to the national courts' enforcement of state aid law across the European Union.

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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