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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.

Guy Castegnaro

Court recognises employees' right to disconnect when on leave

Employment & Benefits - Luxembourg
Castegnaro

As new information and communication technologies continue to be developed, employees are increasingly connected to their business phones or computers outside their working hours.

Bram Woltering

Court rules on inventor's failure to transfer patent

Intellectual Property - Netherlands
AKD The Netherlands

The Hague District Court recently rendered a judgment regarding an inventor's failure to cooperate with the exploitation of his patents.

Yoshihiko Matake

Recent developments regarding attorney-client privilege

Competition & Antitrust - Japan
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

According to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Japan is one of only three OECD jurisdictions to not recognise attorney-client privilege.

Keith Robinson

Enforcement of foreign arbitral awards

Arbitration & ADR - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

A recent Supreme Court judgment has once again confirmed Bermuda's status as a sophisticated, arbitration-friendly jurisdiction.

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