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Maria Hadjisavva

Supreme Court upholds first-instance decision on fraudulent transfer of shares

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

​The Supreme Court recently confirmed a first-instance decision which had annulled a transfer of shares by a debtor to his son.

Christopher Benson

Claridge's, candles and cautionary tales

Intellectual Property - United Kingdom
Taylor Wessing

The name Claridge's brings to mind one of the most luxurious hotels in London rather than court rooms and trademark law.

Jean-François Cloutier

Upcoming federal elections: employees' right to vote

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

The Canada Elections Act provides that every employee who is an elector is entitled to three consecutive hours off work to vote.

Karen Lorenz

Court examines scope of multimodal transport

Shipping & Transport - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

Federal Court of Justice case law suggests that, in multimodal transport cases, voyages always have a series of sections and there are no stages without sections.

David R Hamill

Round-up on Section 301 China tariffs: new tariffs, new deadlines, new uncertainty

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

List 4A goes into effect, all Section 301 tariffs are to increase by 5%, the US Trade Representative deadlines loom and the president has ordered US companies to "search for alternatives" to China sourcing.

Ilya Goryachev

New crowdfunding platform regulations

Corporate Finance/M&A - Russia
Gorodissky & Partners

The president recently signed Federal Law 259-FZ of 2 August 2019 on Raising Investments via Investment Platforms and on Amending Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation.

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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