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Matthieu de Varax

Finance leasing: from resolution to lapse

Shipping & Transport - France
Odi-se Avocats

A Court of Cassation decision relating to a finance lease agreement for a truck has brought longstanding jurisprudence in line with recent legislation.

Simon J Little

Private M&A on trial: damages for breach of private M&A accounting warranty

Corporate Finance/M&A - United Kingdom
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

The High Court of Justice recently considered two disputes regarding breaches of warranties arising from the acquisitions of private companies.

Héctor Elias Chagoya

Intellectual property and public policy

Intellectual Property - Mexico
Becerril Coca & Becerril SC

The National Development Plan 2019-2024 (NDP) was recently published, just a few days before the release of the Global Innovation Index.

Richard I Scharlat

NLRB allows employers to impose arbitration agreements after class/collective action has been filed

Employment & Benefits - USA
Dentons US LLP

The National Labour Relations Board recently issued a decision that expands the Supreme Court's decision in Epic Systems Corp v Lewis and further authorises employers to limit employees' ability to file or opt in to a class or collective action against their employer.

Man Mohan Sharma

CCI penalises Godrej for role in bilateral ancillary cartel

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

In January 2019 the Competition Commission of India imposed a penalty of Rs85,01,364 on Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Co Ltd for its role in a bilateral ancillary cartel, which violated Section 3(3) read with Section 3(1) of the Competition Act.

Marcel Meinhardt

Linked ETSs to benefit energy-intensive industries

Energy & Natural Resources - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The CO2 Agreement between Switzerland and the European Union aims to link the Swiss and EU emissions trading systems (ETSs) to allow energy-intensive industries which currently participate in only the Swiss ETS to access the more dynamic EU emissions market.

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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