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Guillem Villaescusa

Exhaustion of trademark rights: Barcelona Court of Appeal rules in Schweppes case

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

The Barcelona Court of Appeal, following European Court of Justice case law regarding the exhaustion of the trademark rights, recently declared that Red Paralela SL and Red Paralela BCN SL had infringed Schweppes International Limited's Spanish trademarks by importing and commercialising in Spain Schweppes-branded tonics which had been manufactured in the United Kingdom by Coca-Cola/Atlantic Industries, the owner of the UK SCHWEPPES trademarks..

Angelos Paphitis

Benefits of Cyprus Investment Programme

Immigration - Cyprus
A G Paphitis & Co

The Cyprus Investment Programme is ranked among the top 10 programmes in the world for global citizenship.

Oludare Senbore

How should Nigeria regulate its fintech industry?

Banking - Nigeria
Aluko & Oyebode

The financial services and products offered in Nigeria have changed significantly in recent years as a result of scientific and technological innovation and ever-evolving consumer behaviour and needs.

Yvonne Frederiksen

Where's the limit?

Employment & Benefits - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

Against the backdrop of the #MeToo movement, Parliament adopted a bill to amend the Act on Equal Treatment of Men and Women.

Urszula Wojtyra

Update on biosimilars

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Since June 2018 a number of biosimilar developments – including with regard to approvals, pending submissions, regulatory matters, litigation and market access – have taken place in Canada.

Haco van der Houven van Oordt

The Netherlands – a hotspot for provisional and conservatory measures

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD The Netherlands

Ports in the Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Antwerp region are historically known as ship arrest paradises.

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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