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Marcel Meinhardt

Federal Administrative Court rules on right to silence in competition investigations

Competition & Antitrust - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

In a recent bid-rigging investigation, the Federal Administrative Court held that assessing the procedural role of a witness or company representative must be based on the circumstances at the time of the interrogation.

Chen Yingnan

Government issues new policies and regulations to develop PV industry

Energy & Natural Resources - China
Broad & Bright

As photovoltaic (PV) technology advances, development and construction costs continue to decrease.

Simon Tilling

Chemicals regulation after Brexit: blueprints for BPR, CLP and PIC regimes

Product Regulation & Liability - United Kingdom
Burges Salmon LLP

Draft regulations have been laid before Parliament to ensure that regimes governing biocidal products, hazardous chemicals and chemical classification can continue to operate after Brexit.

Renato Tastardi Portella

New government measures to tackle corruption: does the buck stop here?

White Collar Crime - Brazil
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados

Despite the steps taken by Brazil to fight corruption in recent years, it remains one of the main challenges for the country.

Costanza Mariconda

Supreme Court of Cassation rules on nullity of arbitral award for late delivery of decision

Arbitration & ADR - Italy
Mariconda e Associati Studio Legale

A recent Supreme Court of Cassation decision found that parties alleging nullity of an arbitral award for the late delivery of the decision must notify the other parties and arbitrators before the award's deliberation.

Ignacio Garcia

Change of Supreme Court doctrine regarding limitation periods in employment actions

Employment & Benefits - Chile
Porzio Rios Garcia

The Supreme Court recently decided a variation on limitation periods for employment actions – the so-called 'content doctrine' – which stresses the nature of relief sought by plaintiffs.

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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