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Rainer Herzig

Court dismisses complaint against limitations on sale of medicinal products

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Austria
Preslmayr Attorneys at Law

The Act on Medicinal Products and the Trade and Industry Act set strict rules on the sale of medicinal products.

Mei Huang

Cognac fends off genericide attack in opposition proceeding

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

In 2020 the China Intellectual Property Administration dismissed an opposition proceeding against the geographical indication (GI) collective trademarks COGNAC and 干邑 ('Cognac' in Chinese), which were filed by the National Interprofessional Cognac Bureau.

Sandie Lyne

Court of Appeal case provides guidance for trustees when issues of trust construction arise

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

This article considers a recent Court of Appeal judgment regarding the interpretation of a trust instrument.

Varun Sharma

Steering between opposite ends of a spectrum: yin and yang of criminal complaints

Litigation - India
Clasis Law

The Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 bars the courts from taking cognisance of offences directed against the administration of justice for the purpose of preventing baseless or vindictive prosecutions by private litigants, parties or third parties.

Stephan Schmalzl

Multiple assignments of future receivables

Banking & Financial Services - Austria
Schima Mayer Starlinger

The Supreme Court recently addressed the effects of an agreed sale of a plot of land on the security assignment of the future receivables under the lease agreement regarding such plot.

Gordon Moir

Proposed new laws aim to eliminate rural mobile 'not spots' and speed up 5G roll-out

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Wiggin LLP

The government is proposing law changes to boost ongoing efforts to improve rural connectivity.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru