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Liz Pierson

2019 AGM season – Investment Association sets the bar

Company & Commercial - United Kingdom
Squire Patton Boggs

The Investment Association recently published its annual letter to remuneration committee chairs and updated its principles of remuneration for the next annual general meeting season.

Steven Lorber

Court of Appeal holds employer liable for wrongful disclosure of personal data by rogue employee

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The High Court recently considered a case where an internal auditor from the supermarket chain Morrisons disclosed payroll data on the Internet relating to about 100,000 of his colleagues following an internal disciplinary process.

David Schwartz

New Patent Rules: 12 notable changes and tips

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The government recently released its proposed new Patent Rules in the Canada Gazette.

Ulyarta Naibaho

Anti-corruption update: some encouragement for whistleblowers and first-ever prosecution of corporation

White Collar Crime - Indonesia
Ali Budiardjo, Nugroho, Reksodiputro

A number of anti-corruption developments took place in Indonesia in 2018.

Willemijn van der Wel

Small boost in battle against high prices for medicinal products

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Netherlands
AKD NV

The Health and Youth Care Inspectorate recently published its report on its investigation into the quality and permissibility of the Amsterdam University Medical Centre's (Amsterdam UMC's) pharmaceutical compounding of its cerebrotendineous xanthomatosis drug, which contains the active substance chenodeoxycholic acid (CDCA).

Nitzan Sandor

New bulletin aims to clarify dual listing process

Capital Markets - Israel
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co

The Corporate Finance Department at the Israel Securities Authority recently issued its Staff Legal Bulletin on dual-listed companies.

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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