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Llewellyn V Boyer-Cartwright

Gateway to The Bahamas: runway rehabilitation project

Aviation - Bahamas
Callenders & Co

In recent years, there has been significant growth in air traffic to and from The Bahamas.

Tommaso Bernasconi

Non-possessory floating pledge: new floating charge under Italian law

Banking - Italy
Legance – Avvocati Associati

A recent reform introduced a non-possessory floating pledge to the Italian legal framework.

Céline Claessen

Flying the Dutch flag: opportunities for shipowners

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD The Netherlands

Flying the Dutch flag has unfortunately become less popular with shipowners over the past 10 years.

Alexander Vida

Applicant found to have acted in bad faith in order to abuse trademark protection

Intellectual Property - Hungary
Danubia Patent and Law Office LLC

The Hungarian Intellectual Property Office recently rejected a trademark application on the grounds of bad faith, finding that the applicant had attempted to register the mark so that he could charge a licence fee when a swimming arena with the same name commenced operations.

Galina Petkova

CPC fines snack distributor for unfair solicitation of customers

Competition & Antitrust - Bulgaria
Advokatsko Druzhestvo Andreev Stoyanov & Tsekova in cooperation with Schönherr

The Commission on the Protection of Competition (CPC) recently fined a snack distributor 4% of its annual turnover for the unfair solicitation of customers.

Liat Rotman

Court redefines relationship between insureds, tortfeasors and National Insurance Institute

Insurance - Israel
Levitan, Sharon & Co

Employees in Israel are automatically insured for work accidents by the National Insurance Institute (NII).

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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