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Dimitri N Cocalis

Commercial corporate entities: a brief outline

Company & Commercial - Greece
Cocalis & Partners

An important consideration before doing business in Greece is choosing the most suitable corporate entity.

Brian Simms

Supreme Court identifies its jurisdictional limits to assist in trust arbitration proceedings

Private Client & Offshore Services - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The Supreme Court recently clarified its jurisdictional limits to assist in trust-related arbitrations, ruling that it has no such jurisdiction to allow service outside an action's jurisdiction.

Fabian Huber

MDR and medical software: liability under German law

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Germany
Simmons & Simmons LLP

The EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR) was introduced in May 2017 and sets out the legal framework for medical devices in Germany.

Christopher Loh

Most important patent cases of 2019 thus far

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

Thus far, 2019 has been an eventful year for US patent law.

Arthur Shay

New Telecommunications Act on horizon

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

The new Telecommunications Act, which enters into force in June 2022, will replace the conventional Type I and II telecom licence categories (ie, facility-based and service-based operators, respectively) which were adopted in 1996 with a more liberal approach and give the National Communications Commission more scope with regard to spectrum management and licensing..

Ole Kristian Olsby

Employer liable for customer's sexual harassment of employee

Employment & Benefits - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

A recent district court ruling demonstrates that an employer can be liable for a customer's sexual harassment towards an employee.

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