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Alexander Vogel

Federal Council adopts implementing provisions for new fintech licence

Banking - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

From 1 January 2019 companies that operate beyond the core activities characteristic for banks will be able to accept public funds of up to Sfr100 million on a professional basis subject to simplified requirements.

Seung Hee Lee

Korea Customs Service announces amendments to IP rights protection guidelines

Intellectual Property - South Korea
Kim & Chang

The Korea Customs Service recently issued an announcement regarding proposed amendments to the Korea Customs Guidelines for Import and Export Customs Clearance Procedures for Intellectual Property Rights.

Suzan Kurdi

Watch out! Internal settlement negotiations may not always remain internal – West Ham v E20

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The Court of Appeal recently found that communications discussing a commercial proposal to settle an existing dispute are not privileged and are therefore subject to scrutiny by the court.

Liz Pierson

2019 AGM season – Investment Association sets the bar

Company & Commercial - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

The Investment Association recently published its annual letter to remuneration committee chairs and updated its principles of remuneration for the next annual general meeting season.

John Ho

It's a bird… it's a plane… it's OSHA?

Aviation - USA
Cozen O'Connor

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is modernising its enforcement tools with the use of camera-equipped drones.

Whitney Judson

Floating on assumption: navigating construction project float ownership

Construction - USA
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Construction project schedules often generate disputes between project owners and contractors.

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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