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Bryony Gold

What a future without social media 'likes' could mean for industry

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Bird & Bird

From Facebook's 'thumbs up' to Reddit's 'upvote' and Instagram's and Tik-Tok's 'likes', so-called 'vanity metrics' used by social media platforms are ubiquitous.

Seema S Mansoor

Intellectual Property Tribunal vacates interim injunction in trademark case

Intellectual Property - Pakistan
Vellani & Vellani

The Intellectual Property Tribunal recently vacated an interim injunction granted in a case brought by Brands for Less LLC against another retailer concerning its use of the BRANDS 4 LESS mark.

Ole Kristian Olsby

Employer liable for customer's sexual harassment of employee

Employment & Benefits - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

A recent district court ruling demonstrates that an employer can be liable for a customer's sexual harassment towards an employee.

Man Mohan Sharma

CCI finds no evidence of resale price maintenance in sale of Kaff appliances on Snapdeal

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has dismissed allegations of resale price maintenance against Kaff Appliances (India) Pvt Ltd under Section 26(6) of the Competition Act 2002.

Kay C Georgi

New Huawei rule: what it means for US companies

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Among other recent blows to Huawei, the Department of Defence, the General Services Administration and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration have issued an interim rule amending the Federal Acquisition Regulation to implement a key provision of the John S McCain National Defence Authorisation Act for Fiscal Year 2019.

Babajide Oladipo Ogundipe

In the public interest? Attorney general receives backlash for confirmation appearance

White Collar Crime - Nigeria
Sofunde Osakwe Ogundipe & Belgore

During Federal Attorney General Abubakar Malami's recent confirmation appearance before the Senate he was asked why the administration had failed to comply with court orders and responded that they were not in the public interest.

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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