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Bart Heynickx

Is ECJ jurisprudence torpedoing Belgian insolvency law?

Insolvency & Restructuring - Belgium

The European Court of Justice appears likely to rule that the Belgian reorganisation framework infringes the EU Transfer of Undertakings Directive with regard to the transfer of personnel.

Constantinos Pashiardis

Nature of foreign arbitral award not altered despite judicial recognition by another EU member state

Arbitration & ADR - Cyprus
George Z Georgiou & Associates LLC

In a recent Limassol District Court case, the applicants applied to the court to set aside a Cypriot court order which had allowed the ex parte recognition and enforcement of a Dutch judgment pursuant to the EU Brussels Regulation or, alternatively, the recast EU Brussels Regulation.

Beril Yayla Sapan

Changes to minimum wage, severance payments and administrative fines

Employment & Benefits - Turkey
Gün + Partners

Minimum wage, severance payments and administrative fines prescribed by the Labour Act are revised at the beginning of each calendar year.

Mohamed Y Alem

New transparency law in oil and gas sector aims to fight corruption

Energy & Natural Resources - Lebanon
Alem & Associates

Preventing corruption is a key challenge faced by the oil and gas sector worldwide.

Michael E Borden

Preliminary considerations for healthcare industry for 116th Congress

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

Health policy issues are high on the agenda of the new Congress.

Matilda Hellström

Revised Environmental Code: new requirements for hydropower sector

Environment & Climate Change - Sweden
Advokatfirman Lindahl

A number of revisions to the Environmental Code recently entered into force.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey