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Matthieu de Varax

Leisure drones: new rules for telepilots

Aviation - France
Odi-se Avocats

French drone legislation was recently updated to require telepilots who fly drones for leisure purposes to undergo specific training.

Joanne Edwards

Practical process of obtaining a nuptial agreement

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The practical process of entering into a nuptial agreement may not be as difficult as it first seems.

Tom Ekeberg

The saga is over: Coca-Cola proves unreasonable exploitation of well-known SPRITE mark

Intellectual Property - Norway
Zacco

The Oslo City Court recently ruled in the trademark dispute between The Coca-Cola Company and Norwegian soft drink manufacturer O Mathisen AS (OM).

José Alberto Campos Vargas

Traditional indigenous medicine: historic asset or mere political move?

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Mexico
Sanchez DeVanny Eseverri SC

Traditional medicine is still a primary health resource for millions of people who do not have access to so-called 'modern medicine'.

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.

Dries Hoek

New dawn for dividend-stripping rules?

Corporate Tax - South Africa
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

Abusive schemes whereby taxpayers retain shares for at least 18 months before they are disposed of for a nominal consideration recently came to the attention of the National Treasury, which proposed that the share buy-backs and dividend stripping rules be amended with effect from 20 February 2019.

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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