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Samuel Yang

SCC continues to assess unlawful collection of personal information by apps

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Shanghai Consumer Council recently released the results of its assessment of 39 apps, which aimed to evaluate the level of access that they had to users' personal information.

Anna Turi

Digital consumer protection in action – HCA launches market study into digital comparison tools

Competition & Antitrust - Hungary
Schoenherr

The Hungarian Competition Authority (HCA) has launched a market study to explore the specific market developments relating to the application of digital comparison tools and their effects on consumers' decision making.

Pranay Bhatia

Notable case law: private share placements, slump sales and transfer pricing

Corporate Tax - India
BDO LLP

This article looks at notable tax decisions from the Indian courts, including a Supreme Court decision concerning the receipt of share capital in case of private share placements.

Ricardo Rozas

New law increases criminal liability for damage to hydro-biological resources

Shipping & Transport - Chile
JJR Abogados

Law 21,132 recently came into force and introduced new definitions of criminal offences in connection with marine biological resources, including the exploitation of banned natural resources or products extracted from the seabed and overfishing.

Richard Lister

Pre-transfer dismissal was by reason of transfer and automatically unfair

Employment & Benefits - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The Court of Appeal recently upheld a decision that the dismissal of an employee immediately before a Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations transfer was automatically unfair because the principal reason had been the transfer.

Xing Xiusong

Mainland China and Hong Kong agree mutual interim measures to aid arbitral proceedings

Arbitration & ADR - China
Global Law Office

Mainland China and Hong Kong recently signed the Arrangement Concerning Mutual Assistance in Court-Ordered Interim Measures in Aid of Arbitral Proceedings by the Courts of the Mainland and of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

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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