International Law Office

Latest updates

Andrew Roberson

IRS real-time audit programme: further developments

Corporate Tax - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Compliance Assurance Process programme is a real-time audit programme that seeks to resolve the tax treatment of all or most return issues before tax returns are filed.

Marc Rodrigue

Bill 47 passes but more changes to come following Bill 57 and 2018 FES

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

The new provincial government has been active in reshaping provincial employment and labour laws and responsibilities.

János Böszörményi

GDPR implementing legislation in Austria

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Austria
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has created a new understanding and awareness of data protection.

Stephanie Comtesse

New registration obligations for Swiss and foreign client advisers

Banking - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

Parliament recently passed the bills of the new Financial Services Act and Financial Institution Act.

Tom Ekeberg

JallaXXXXXX: Coca-Cola accuses local soft drink maker of infringing SPRITE mark

Intellectual Property - Norway
Zacco

The Arabic word jalla, which means 'come on, hurry up', was introduced to the Norwegian language by soldiers who served with UN peacekeeping forces in the Middle East.

Urša Kranjc

Right to be heard in dawn raid

Competition & Antitrust - Slovenia
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) recently granted Produkcija Plus doo (Pro Plus) €52,500 in compensation after its right to be heard was violated during proceedings relating to a fine imposed for obstructing a dawn raid.

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