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Ruth Zadikany

California appellate court holds individuals personally liable for civil penalties for wage and hour violations

Employment & Benefits - USA
Mayer Brown LLP

The California Court of Appeal for the Fourth Appellate District recently held that individuals can be held personally liable for civil penalties under the California Labour Code.

Ian Stevens

New Ofgem guidance for operators of essential services

Energy & Natural Resources - United Kingdom
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP

Ofgem has published guidance for operators of essential services (OES) in the energy sector.

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.

Omolara Oladipo

Apportionment of liability under workers' compensation scheme

Litigation - Canada
Dentons

A recent case examined the apportionment of liability for damages between multiple defendants where at least one of them is statutorily immune from liability.

Laura Pierallini

Italian antitrust procedure in respect of airlines' new hand baggage policy

Aviation - Italy
Studio Pierallini

The Italian Competition Authority (AGCM) recently ordered Irish carrier Ryanair and Hungarian carrier Wizz Air to suspend the implementation of a new hand baggage policy that would have charged passengers extra for bringing a standard-sized trolley on board flights.

Benson R Cohen

Volcker Rule: agencies propose to implement community bank exemption and revise name-sharing rule

Banking - USA
Sidley Austin LLP

The five US federal agencies responsible for implementing the Volcker Rule have individually released a related notice of proposed rulemaking.

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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