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Sian Edmunds

Why is a change to allergen labelling laws necessary and what will happen next?

Product Regulation & Liability - United Kingdom
Burges Salmon LLP

The government recently announced that food businesses will soon be required to provide full ingredient labelling on foods which are pre-packed for direct sale.

Gönenç Gürkaynak

Competition Board orders gym franchiser to revise non-compete and non-poaching clauses

Competition & Antitrust - Turkey
ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law

The Competition Board recently published the results of its preliminary investigation into a gym franchise business following a complaint that its franchising agreements violated Law 4054 and the Block Exemption Communique on Vertical Agreements.

Matthieu de Varax

Finance leasing: from resolution to lapse

Shipping & Transport - France
Odi-se Avocats

A Court of Cassation decision relating to a finance lease agreement for a truck has brought longstanding jurisprudence in line with recent legislation.

Mathoto Masetla-Mafa

Who should you institute infringement proceedings against?

Intellectual Property - South Africa
KISCH IP

What should a company do when its distributor terminates their supply and distribution contract stating that it is more economical for it to acquire the products from another company? If the first company has a registered patent for the products that the other company is manufacturing, it can institute infringement proceedings.

Bryony Gold

What a future without social media 'likes' could mean for industry

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Bird & Bird

From Facebook's 'thumbs up' to Reddit's 'upvote' and Instagram's and Tik-Tok's 'likes', so-called 'vanity metrics' used by social media platforms are ubiquitous.

Babajide Oladipo Ogundipe

In the public interest? Attorney general receives backlash for confirmation appearance

White Collar Crime - Nigeria
Sofunde Osakwe Ogundipe & Belgore

During Federal Attorney General Abubakar Malami's recent confirmation appearance before the Senate he was asked why the administration had failed to comply with court orders and responded that they were not in the public interest.

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