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Joanne Edwards

Nuptial agreements and wealth protection

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

Divorce can pose a significant risk to a family's or an individual's wealth.

Simon Hart

What makes a Quistclose trust?

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The Court of Appeal recently set out the relevant circumstances in which a Quistclose trust can arise in the context of bank transfers.

K Shanti Mogan

Federal Court rules on test applicable to applications to restrain arbitration proceedings made by non-parties

Arbitration & ADR - Malaysia
Shearn Delamore & Co

The Federal Court recently overturned a Court of Appeal decision on the test which applies to applications to restrain arbitration proceedings made by non-parties to the proceedings.

Katie Lee

Regulations will require hospitals to report adverse drug reactions and medical device incidents

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Regulations Amending the Food and Drug Regulations (Serious Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting – Hospitals) and Regulations Amending the Medical Devices Regulations (Medical Device Incident Reporting — Hospitals) were recently published.

Federico Hernández Arroyo

Cybersecurity (or lack thereof) under new administration

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

The administration recently issued its National Development Plan 2019-2024, which – despite the previous administration's plans – does not mention cybersecurity.

Emeka Akabogu

Doing maritime business in Nigeria's $10 billion charter market

Shipping & Transport - Nigeria
Akabogu & Associates

The general Nigerian economic landscape could be seen as challenging, but its robustness and potential make it worthwhile for parties that do their research.

OnDemand

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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