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Pranay Bhatia

CBDT clarifies assessment procedure for start-ups

Corporate Tax - India
BDO LLP

The Central Board of Direct Tax (CBDT) recently issued a circular clarifying the applicability of Section 56(2)(viib) of the Income Tax Act and the procedure that must be followed by tax officers in assessment proceedings.

Abigail Smith

PMPRB Steering Committee on the Modernisation of Price Review Process Guidelines releases final report

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Patented Medicines Prices Review Board (PMPRB) Steering Committee on the Modernisation of Price Review Process Guidelines recently released its final report summarising its deliberations in providing stakeholder feedback on the PMPRB's proposed new framework for the regulation of the prices of patented medicines..

Shannon Rajan

High court clarifies aviation regulator's dispute resolution jurisdiction

Aviation - Malaysia
SKRINE

The Kuala Lumpur High Court recently granted summary judgment for a combined sum exceeding RM40 million for outstanding passenger service charges.

Ruth Boardman

Cookies: ICO publishes new guidance

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Bird & Bird LLP London

The UK data protection authority, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), recently published new guidance on the use of cookies and a myth-busting blog post.

Costas Stamatiou

Brexit's potential impact on shipping in Cyprus

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

In an effort to minimise disruption to the shipping industry deriving from Brexit, the Shipping Deputy Ministry has undertaken a number of contingency measures.

Ashley Fife

Important decision concerning confirmation of actions by improperly appointed trustees

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

Bermuda's chief justice recently handed down an important decision dealing with the power of the court to intervene in the administration of a trust to approve actions of improperly appointed trustees.

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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