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Peggy Sharon

Insurance, diamonds and fraud: court declines insured's appeal regarding fraudulent jewellers block claim

Insurance - Israel
Levitan, Sharon & Co

The Supreme Court recently declined an appeal filed by an insured and several companies controlled by him against the insurers Allianz Versicherungs, Menorah Mivtachim Insurance Company and HDI-Gerling Industrie Versicherungs.

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.

Ameet Datta

District court grants significant damages in IP case, paving the way for future decisions

Intellectual Property - India
Saikrishna & Associates

The Indian district courts rarely grant significant damages in IP cases.

Donna M Parisi

SEC proposes modifications to cross-border application of security-based swaps regime

Derivatives - USA
Shearman & Sterling LLP

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) continues to take steps towards the implementation of its security-based swap (SBS) dealer registration framework.

Sandrine Giroud

Art collectors' alert – landmark Supreme Court ruling on returning artworks illicitly exported to country of origin

Private Client & Offshore Services - Switzerland

Estimated at $67.4 billion, the art market has become a global playing field for ultra-high-net-worth and high-net-worth individuals to invest their assets.

Chakrapani Misra

Supreme Court holds government cannot seek preference while seeking stay on enforcement

Arbitration & ADR - India
Khaitan & Co

The Supreme Court recently considered whether an unconditional stay can be granted under Section 36 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act 1996 when the applicant is the government.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey