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Eleanor Wilson

Innovators commence court challenges regarding recent amendments to Patented Medicines Regulations

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The recent amendments to the Patented Medicines Regulations have been the subject of two court challenges launched by groups of innovative pharmaceutical companies – one in the Quebec Superior Court and the other in the Federal Court.

Timothy P Tobin

Results are in: modest changes to CCPA await governor's signature

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

The California legislature recently debated several amendments to the California Consumer Privacy Act, eventually passing five bills which now await the governor's signature.

Keith Robinson

Enforcement of foreign arbitral awards

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

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

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.

Brian Baggott

DOL finalises updated overtime pay regulations

Employment & Benefits - USA
Dentons US LLP

In the three-year saga over anticipated changes to the minimum salary threshold for overtime exemptions under the Fair Labour Standards Act, the latest – and probably final – development occurred on 24 September 2019, when the US Department of Labour issued its new final rule updating the regulations in this regard.

Emily Rome

One bad disclosure apple can spoil the whole full and frank barrel

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The High Court recently provided a further reminder of the perils of failing to comply with the duty of full and frank disclosure on ex parte applications.

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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