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Cristina Tudoras

Directors' confidentiality obligations

Company & Commercial - Romania
Schoenherr

Under Romanian law, the scope and duration of a director's confidentiality obligations must be agreed in the mandate agreement to be concluded between the director and their company.

Antony Sassi

Permission to appeal order for production of documents to liquidators refused

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The Court of Appeal has refused permission to appeal an apparently wide-ranging order for the production of documents made in favour of the liquidators in China Medical Technologies Inc v Tsang.

Kay C Georgi

Amorphous human rights due diligence for US exporters of surveillance items

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The US State Department recently solicited feedback on its draft US Government Guidance for the Export of Hardware, Software and Technology with Surveillance Capabilities and/or Parts/Know-How.

Andreas Wildi

Federal Council clarifies use of personal data in compulsory healthcare insurance

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

The Federal Council recently approved a draft of the Social Security and Health Commission of the Council of States in order to improve the legal basis for the transfer of data of insured persons.

Tommaso Bernasconi

Non-possessory floating pledge: new floating charge under Italian law

Banking - Italy
Legance – Avvocati Associati

A recent reform introduced a non-possessory floating pledge to the Italian legal framework.

Pranay Bhatia

Taxation (Amendment) Ordinance 2019: what you need to know

Corporate Tax - India
BDO LLP

Over the years, India has witnessed a number of notable tax reforms.

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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