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Haco van der Houven van Oordt

The Netherlands – a hotspot for provisional and conservatory measures

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD The Netherlands

Ports in the Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Antwerp region are historically known as ship arrest paradises.

Chris Ross

Unfair prejudice saga – Court of Appeal tries to impose some order

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The Court of Appeal recently sought to impose some order on an unfair prejudice petition which had been mired in wrangling over pleadings for six years.

Katie Lee

Federal Court issues two interlocutory decisions in Section 8 pregabalin case

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Federal Court recently issued two decisions relating to Pharmascience's claim for Section 8 damages under the pre-amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations for its pregabalin product (Pfizer's Lyrica).

Solomon Oshinubi

Ministerial consent for release of oil and gas workers: unwarranted interference in employment contracts

Employment & Benefits - Nigeria
Bloomfield Law

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) recently issued guidelines in order to establish procedures for obtaining the consent of the minister of petroleum resources before releasing Nigerian workers in the oil and gas industry.

Hao Zhan

Supreme Court decision on non-arbitrability of antitrust civil disputes

Competition & Antitrust - China
AnJie Law Firm

The topic of whether antitrust civil disputes are arbitrable has been hotly debated in China in recent years.

Babajide Oladipo Ogundipe

Fraud investigations arising from arbitral proceedings

White Collar Crime - Nigeria
Sofunde Osakwe Ogundipe & Belgore

The High Court of England and Wales recently granted claimants in an arbitration leave to enforce an award against the Nigerian Ministry of Petroleum Resources.

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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