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Beril Yayla Sapan

Supreme Court rules inappropriately worded emails are valid reason for termination

Employment & Benefits - Turkey
Gün + Partners

The Supreme Court recently found that the failure of employees to use appropriate language in their written workplace correspondence with superiors or colleagues constitutes a valid reason for termination.

José Alberto Campos Vargas

Traditional indigenous medicine: historic asset or mere political move?

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Mexico
Sanchez DeVanny Eseverri SC

Traditional medicine is still a primary health resource for millions of people who do not have access to so-called 'modern medicine'.

Ameet Datta

Moral rights: can authors waive their special rights?

Intellectual Property - India
Saikrishna & Associates

The Copyright Act specifically addresses authors' special rights, which comprise the right to claim authorship of a work and the right to prevent any distortion, modification or mutilation of a work which would be prejudicial to the author's reputation.

Michael Lips

Brexit: changes for UK citizens on Swiss property market

Real Estate - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Rechtsanwalte AG

While it remains unclear when and on what terms Brexit will happen, the United Kingdom and Switzerland recently signed an agreement on citizens' rights which covers the purchase and retention of real estate by UK citizens in Switzerland and vice versa.

Rhidian David

Preparing for a no-deal Brexit: master agreements on financial services

Derivatives - France
Hughes Hubbard & Reed

In January 2019 France passed Act 2019-75, which authorised the government to take measures to prepare for the United Kingdom's departure from the European Union without a deal by way of ministerial orders, particularly in the area of financial services.

Eugenio Vaccari

Shareholders' agreements – courts clarify rules for listed and non-listed companies

Company & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

Italian company law contains specific provisions for shareholders' agreements relating to listed or non-listed companies.

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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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